Technology & Ethics 2007-2008


Wendell Wallach, Lecturer, Yale College; Scholar, Bioethics Center


Patrick Lin, Director, The Nanoethics Group

The Rise of Nanoethics: Emerging Issues in Nanotechnology & Society

Martine Rothblatt, Chairman, United Therapeutics; President, Terasem Movement Inc.

Biostasis Ethics

Tom Murray, President, The Hastings Center

Is Better Always Good? Reflections on the Ethics of Biomedical Enhancement

Sam Lehman-Wilzig, Professor of Political Studies, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Mind over Matter: Human History and the (S)urge to Virtu(re)ality

Robin Marantz Henig, MSJ, Author and Feature Writer for The New York Times Magazine

Pandora’s Baby

William Sims Bainbridge, Program Director, Human-Centered Computing Cluster, National Science Foundation

The Emergence of Ethics in Virtual Worlds: World of Warcraft

Michael Sandel, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University

The Case against Perfection: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering

Michael Anderson, Assoc. Professor of Computer Science, University of Hartford

Susan Leigh Anderson, Professor of Philosophy, University of Connecticut

Machine Ethics: Creating an Ethical Intelligent Agent