Professor Peter Danielson retirement celebration and talk

When:

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Where:

SCHOOL OF POPULATION AND PUBLIC HEALTH

UBC Point Grey Campus

Description: 

Room B104

Speaker: Professor Peter Danielson, W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics

Come and celebrate the retirement of Professor Peter Danielson during an informal luncheon.

Professor Danielson will also present a talk entitled ‘Some Limits on the Applied Ethics of Technology Considered as a Problem in Cognitive Design’, which will outline five limitations to be expected from applied ethics, including that hindsight bias makes us overconfident, and conflict undermines communication and ethics.

Sponsored by The W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics

Calendar:

School of Population and Public Health