Code of Ethics

The More Things Change: How does team role affect ethical decision-making?

An ethical dilemma is described in this fictional excerpt from my book The More Things Change. In the 1980s, Carol...

April 1st, 2019 Donna Lindskog

IBM’s new bias detection software, democratizing AI

IBM has introduced new artificial intelligence (AI) software to help businesses detect bias in decision making and explain how AI...

September 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Canadian firms care more about AI ethics than U.S.: SAS survey

Artificial intelligence (AI) is on everyone's lips these days, but is it being used ethically? Analytics firm SAS Institute partnered...

September 24th, 2018 Lynn Greiner

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To start real conversations on IT ethics, we can turn to a fictional story

I have written a book titled “The More Things Change: A Case Study to Introduce Information Technology Ethics.” I felt...

September 19th, 2018 Donna Lindskog

Keeping ethics in artificial intelligence

As artificial intelligence (AI) develops and its uses continue to grow, there’s still a discussion to be had around how...

August 16th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Cambridge Analytica signature should have involved IT code of ethics

Not to defend Facebook, but we should be able to trust that companies have deleted data if they say they...

May 29th, 2018 Donna Lindskog

Google Duplex broke the Turing test and leaps across the uncanny valley

This is the editor's letter for the May 2018 edition of CanadianCIO. If we push artificial intelligence across the uncanny...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Holding AI accountable: public leaders organize to ensure algorithms influencing government are ethical

In the 2002 movie Minority Report, three "Precogs" that have the God-given ability to see into the future are used to...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Following process is just the minimum of ethical software purchase

Does a software purchase procedure have to be fair?  Who gets to define what is fair?  As an expert in...

February 1st, 2018 Donna Lindskog