ZiF Research Group Workshop

Smart Products, Privacy and Trust

14 – 16 March 2022
Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER)

Event Program

Monday, 14 March
12:30 Registration
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch / Welcome Address by the Convenors of the Research Group
14:00 – 16:00 Session 1, Chair: Sabine Gless
Christopher Gerking (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany): Code the Law. Rule-based Privacy - Engineering Secure Systems
Salomé Eriksson (University of Basel, Switzerland): Certification of Software – What is Crucial for Trust-Building?
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee, Tea & Cake Break
16:30 – 18:30 Session 2, Chair: Gerd Muehlheusser
Melina Schleef* (Bielefeld University, Germany) / Sabine Gless (University of Basel, Switzerland) / Timo Rademacher (University of Hannover, Germany) / Christian Stummer (Bielefeld University, Germany): Services of Smart Products Outweighing Data Usage Concerns?
Laura Brandimarte (University of Arizona, USA): The Drive for Privacy and the Difficulty of Achieving It in the Digital Age
19:00 Dinner at ZiF
Tuesday, 15 March
9:00 – 11:00 Session 3, Chair and Introductory Note: Thomas Wischmeyer
Evgenia Princi (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany): Privacy Calculus and Data-Tracking as Determinants of Smart Technology Acceptance
Ruth Janal (University of Bayreuth, Germany): Legal Constraints on External Research into Algorithms
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee & Tea Break
11:30 – 12:30 Session 4, Chair: Adekemi Omotubora
Jakob Merane* (ETH Zurich, Switzerland) / Alexander Stremitzer (ETH Zurich, Switzerland): Enforcement Bots for Consumers: A New Approach to Enforce Small Claims
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Session 5, Chair: Sarah Mansour
Manuela Schönmann* (Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt, Germany) / Matthias Uhl (Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt, Germany): The Care-Dependent are Less Averse to Care Robots
Alicia von Schenk (Max Planck Institute, Germany): Social Preferences Towards Humans and Machines
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee, Tea & Cake Break
16:30 – 18:30 Session 6, Chair: Thomas Weigend
Sabine Gless* (University of Basel, Switzerland) / Sharon Di (Columbia University, USA) / Emily Silverman (Max Planck Institute, Germany): Ca(r)veat Emptor: Crowdsourcing Data to Challenge the Testimony of In-Car Technology
Fred Lederer (William & Mary Law School, USA): Technology-Augmented Courtrooms – an Aid to “Smart Justice”?
19:00 Dinner
Wednesday, 16 March
9:00 – 11:00 Session 7, Chair: Thomas Weigend
Jiahui Shi (Cologne, Germany): Artificial Intelligence, Algorithms and Sentencing in Chinese Criminal Justice: Problems and Solutions
Eric Hilgendorf (University of Wurzburg, Germany): Digitisation of Justice. Should we fear the Robojudge?
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee & Tea Break
11:30 – 12:30 Session 8, Chair: Timo Rademacher
Maria Fernanda Palma (University of Lisbon, Portugal): Big Data and Legal Intuition in Court decision
12:30 Farewell Lunch / Departure
* speaker; all times given are CET

Please direct any inquiries about the research group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products to the coordinator Nadine Sutmöller.

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