The philosophical and ethical dimension in robotics

09 Sep 2017
08:30 - 12:30
Sala Azzurra, Scuola Normale Superiore

The philosophical and ethical dimension in robotics


Organiser: FIORELLA BATTAGLIA, Independent Professor of Practical Philosophy University of Pisa / Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

Scientific Committee: BARBARA HENRY, Full Professor of Political Philosophy, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies of Pisa;
CLARA MAVELLIA, Cultural Entrepeneurship Institut Berlin; FIORELLA BATTAGLIA, University of Pisa and of Munich


Introduction: Ethics and emerging technologies
Fiorella Battaglia

The era of machines
Remo Bodei – Emeritus Professor of History of Philosophy: University of Pisa-UCLA Los Angeles

Responsible research and innovation
Riccardo Pozzo – Professor of History of Philosophy: National Research Council, Roma

Transhumanism and human enhancement
Rossella Bonito Oliva – Professor of Moral Philosophy: University of Napoli “L’Orientale”

Autonomous machines
Julian Nida-Rümelin – Professor of Ethics and Political theory Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Former Minister of Culture of the Federal Republic of Germany

From Golem to Cyborgs. Imaginary transmutations
Barbara Henry – Professor of Political Philosophy: Scuola Superiore San’Anna, Pisa

Autonomy of intelligent machines and autonomy of humans
Guglielmo Tamburrini – Professor of Philosophy of Science and Coordinator of the 1st European project on ethics of robotics: University “Federico II” of Napoli

RoboEtica e DarkNet: Bots, Hackers, WannaCry e Cyberwar
Clara Mavellia, CEO of Cultural Entrepeneurship Institut Berlin

*in collaboration with Cultural Entrepreneurship Institute Berlin