How to think of surveillance and AI in a democratic society?
Tisdag 7 december 2021 16:00 - 17:00
Moderator: Susanne Wigorts Yngvesson
Paneldeltagare: David Lyon, Eric Stoddart
The concept surveillance capitalism, developed by Shoshana Zuboff, means that human beings have become consumers more than humans. It is an effect of the digital society and a particular logic related to structures that is not democratic but economical and hypercapitalistic. With the digital data we form the world, thoughts, opinions, identities we relate to. In five years, will it be relevant to talk about human beings and democracy?
Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm, Studieförbundet Bilda
Studenter vid högskola/universitet, Civilsamhälle, Media
Susanne Wigorts Yngvesson Moderator
professor of ethics, Stockholm School of Theology/University College Stockholm
David Lyon Paneldeltagare
professor of sociology, director Surveillance Studies Center, Queens University
Eric Stoddart Paneldeltagare
PhD, lecturer in practical theology, University of St Andrews