GovTech Lab is developing a number of products – the first of which is “DataNet” – a unique approach to data infrastructure designed to capitalise on innovative new technologies and provide economies of scale across multiple different areas of society – commercial, research and societal or governmental. Building on technology economics, our principles enable the development of new, data-driven industries.
Digital Ethics Forum
The UCL Digital Ethics forum, led jointly by UCL Computer Science and UCL Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP), facilitates the intra-UCL conversation around pressing ethical challenges arising from ubiquitous data collection and increasing adoption of algorithmic decision systems in every aspect of our lives.
DataNet Workshop "Identity and Data in Local Authorities" (Jan 9th, 2020 UCL) Led by GovTech Lab's CTO Dr. Catherine Mulligan, a workshop was held investigating the role of identity and data in Local Authorities and the role that emerging technologies can play in the...read more
Location Data Technologies and Their Societal Implications Digital Ethics Forum Workshop 3 10th January, 2019, 10.30-15.30 Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way 802 Hosted by: Mirco Musolesi (UCL Geography) and Didem Ozkul (UCL Culture, Communication and Media) How we...read more
New Research Project: “Translating Algorithm Ethics into Engineering Practice” Funded by Cisco Research Centre
New Research Project: "Translating Algorithm Ethics into Engineering Practice" Funded by Cisco Research Centre We are pleased to announce the confirmation of a new research project, "Translating Algorithm Ethics into Engineering Practice", with Adriano Soares...read more