EDPS to set up external Ethics Board

Monday 14 September 2015 | 08:50 CET | News
The European Data Protection Supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli, has announced his intention to set up an external Ethics Board tasked with helping to better assess the ethical implications of how personal information is defined and used in the big data and artificial intelligence driven world. The call for an EU data protection ethics board is included in the EDPS' newly-published opinion urging the EU and those responsible internationally, to promote an ethical dimension in future technologies to retain the value of human dignity and prevent individuals being reduced to mere data subjects.

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