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Philosophy - Environment - Jan 17
Anna Jobin has investigated which ethics guidelines for artificial intelligence already exist, and finds that ethical AI is by no means merely a technical matter. The second thing to surprise, or rather disillusion me: sustainability is mentioned in only one sixth of all guidelines and recommendations; human dignity and solidarity occur even less often.
Physics - Philosophy - Aug 22, 2019
Physics - Philosophy

Time is a fundamental dimension of human existence and comes in many forms. Using a comparative approach, philosopher and physicist Norman Sieroka looks at what distinguishes them, using time travel and music.

Health - Philosophy - Sep 16, 2016
Health - Philosophy

For example, lay people think that the sickest patients and those on waiting lists should be treated first, while ethicists - and to some degree medical professionals - tend to have a different set of priorities.

Computer Science - Philosophy - Mar 25, 2017
Computer Science - Philosophy

Sometimes it's the questions, rather than the answers, that show how the world is changing. For example, questions about the moral consequences of machines and computers becoming more intelligent.

Philosophy - Environment - Jan 17

Anna Jobin has investigated which ethics guidelines for artificial intelligence already exist, and finds that ethical AI is by no means merely a technical matter. The second thing to surprise, or rather disillusion me: sustainability is mentioned in only one sixth of all guidelines and recommendations; human dignity and solidarity occur even less often.


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The Swiss Society of Philosophy

The Swiss Society of Philosophy promotes the study and the discussions about philosophical problems. The society promote also philosophical activities in Switzerland with its publication: Studia philosophica.  

philosophie.ch

Le portail suisse pour la philosophie gives general information about philosophy and research in the field of philosophy. On the website, you can fin a jobportal and a agenda of philosophical manifestations in Switzerland.

Suisse Romande Association in Practical Philosophie (SRAPP)

The Suisse Romande Association in Practical Philosophie aims to facilitate and encourage research on practical philosophy and to establish and maintain a network of practical philosophers in Suisse-Romande. These aims are facilitated by hosting an annual conference, holding group meetings and other events and maintaining a website and e-mailing list.

Institute for Applied Philosophy (IsFA)

The Institute for Applied Philosophy (Istituto di Filosofia Applicata) is an institute of the Theology Faculty of Lugano. It offers courses and promotes research and publications in the fields of applied philosophy.