Gender, Technology, and Law Sessions May 2021 - July 2021

Rigotti, C. (Member of programme committee), Gkotsopoulou, O. (Member of programme committee), Gonzalez Fuster, G. (Member of programme committee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipating in or organizing a public lecture/debate

Description

The Gender, Technology & Law research group is happy to announce the next edition of its online sessions to take place in May, June, and July 2021, following the spring cycle.The Gender, Technology & Law Sessions are a collaborative initiative of the Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group (LSTS) and the Fundamental Rights Centre (FRC) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. The initiative aims at investigating the intersections between gender, technology and law through an interdisciplinary approach. Outcomes of these investigations but also more explorative debates and open questions are presented in a series of seminars, both by internal and external speakers. Venue: Online. The platform, together with the link to attend the event, will be communicated to the registered participants in due course. Registration: The sessions are free to attend but registration is required. To register, please fill in the registration form. Should you face any difficulties with your registration, please send an e-mail to Olga Gkotsopoulou (LSTS) or Carlotta Rigotti (FRC). The forthcoming cycle consists of three sessions: - Tuesday 25 May 2021, 15-16:30 Brussels time - Nóra Ni Loideain & Rachel Adams on 'Female Servitude by Design and Default? Gendering AI Virtual Personal Assistants, Law and Ethics'; - Tuesday 15 June 2021, 12:00-13:30 Brussels time - Eduard Fosch-Villaronga on the consequences of missing diversity considerations in the development of algorithms; - Tuesday 4 July 2021, 12:00-13:30 Brussels time - Argyro Chatzinikolaou on 'Sexting among Children: Should It Fall within the Scope of Criminal Legislation?
Period1 May 202131 Jul 2021
Event typeSeminar