Slow Tech: The bridge between computer ethics and business ethics
2014 (English)In: Proceedings 11th International Conference on human Choice and computers, HC11, 2014: ICT and society / [ed] K. Kimppa, D. Whitehouse, T. Kuusela and J. Phahlamohlaka, Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, 2014, 92-106 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
This paper addresses the difficult task of implementing the concept of Slow Tech, that is,information and communication technology (ICT) that is good, clean and fair, in a businessenvironment. It investigates the democratic, environmental, and social challenges currently facingICT vendors. More specifically, it examines the opportunities available for these companies to useSlow Tech as a bridging mechanism between their Computer Ethics and their Business Ethicsstrategies, based on Corporate Social Responsibility. Last but not least, it highlights what some"next step" questions for further investigation and implementation might be and the challenges ofimplementing these.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, 2014. 92-106 p.
, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, ISSN 1868-4238 ; 431
Business Ethics, Computer Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility, Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Slow Tech
Human Computer Interaction Environmental Sciences Human Aspects of ICT Information Systems, Social aspects Ethics Philosophy Economics and Business
Research subject Human-Computer Interaction
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-232906DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-44208-1ISBN: 978-3-662-44207-4OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-232906DiVA: diva2:750200
11th IFIP TC9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC11 2014