ZiF Research Group

Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products

October 2021 – July 2022

Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER)

Jour Fixe

The jour fixe meetings take place in a hybrid format (Thursdays from 2.30 p.m. to 4 p.m.). Researchers and interested parties are cordially invited to participate online. To register, please send an email to smart-products@uni-bielefeld.de.

7 July 2022 Inevitable or Not? Narrative Arguments Regarding Autonomous Vehicles in Singapore
Helena Whalen-Bridge (National University of Singapore, SGP)
30 June 2022 Human-Machine Cooperation and Autonomy
Stefan Kopp (Bielefeld University, GER)
23 June 2022 Investigating the Willingness to share Data: “I am not giving it to that Purpose!” – Developing the Experimental Design
Franziska Weber (Erasmus School of Law, NLD)
16 June 2022 holiday
9 June 2022 no seminar
2 June 2022 How Will Technology Change the Face of Chinese Justice?
Ben Chen (University of Hong Kong, HKG)
26 May 2022 holiday
19 May 2022 no seminar
12 May 2022 Advisory Algorithms and Liability Rules
Marie Obidzinski (Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), FRA)
5 May 2022 no seminar
28 April 2022 Signed Networks - The Role of Negative Links for the Diffusion of Innovation
Matthias Müller (University of Hohenheim, GER)
21 April 2022 A new Model of Platform Design
Berno Büchel (University of Fribourg, SUI)
14 April 2022 no seminar
7 April 2022 The Risk Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles
Matthias Uhl (Technical University Ingolstadt, GER)
31 March 2022 Machine Learning, Market Manipulation and Collusion on Capital Markets: Why the 'Black Box' matters
Georg Ringe (University of Hamburg, GER)
24 March 2022 Cost-Revenue Sharing in a Dynamic Closed-Loop Supply Chain with Uncertain Parameters
Georges Zaccour (HEC Montréal, CAN)
17 March 2022 no seminar
10 March 2022 Smart Grid Technologies: Balancing the Sustainability Imperative with Privacy Protection and other Risks
Ben Hoster (Director, Marsh McLennan Advantage, USA)
3 March 2022 no seminar
24 February 2022 (De)Gendering Artificial Intelligence towards the Attainment of SDG 5: A Developing Country's Perspective
Adekemi Omotubora (University of Lagos, NGR)
17 February 2022 no seminar
10 February 2022 Autonomous Driving – Legal and Technical Challenges
Klaus Schartel (TRATON SE, GER)
3 February 2022 no seminar
27 January 2022 A Duty to Thwart Attacks? The Case of Adversarial Machine Learning
Aileen Nielsen (ETH Zurich, SUI)
23 December 2021 - 13 January 2022 holidays
16 December 2021 AI and Cybersecurity: A Regulatory Perspective
Thomas Wischmeyer (Bielefeld University, GER)
9 December 2021 "Smart products" or "socio-technical systems" - same or different?
Martin Diewald (Bielefeld University, GER) - canceled
2 December 2021 Shaping a car's memory: Event Data Recorder (EDR) & Data Storage System for Automated Driving (DSSAD)
Ulrico Celentano (University of Oulo, FIN)
25 November 2021 no seminar (Thanksgiving)
18 November 2021 Machine Learning Under Real-World Constraints
Stefan Kramer (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, GER)
11 November 2021 Using Discourse to Incentivize Cooperation in Arab-Muslim Culture: Any Implications for Incentivizing Consumers' Acceptance of Smart Products?
Sarah Mansour (Cairo University, EGY)
4 November 2021 no seminar
29 October 2021 Smart Products: Liability, Investments in Product Safety, and the Timing of Market Introduction
Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld University, GER), Gerd Muehlheusser (University of Hamburg, GER)
22 October 2021 Chained up. Does the Fear of Legal Disadvantages Play a Role in the Adoption of Smart Products?
Sabine Gless (University of Basel, SUI), Christian Stummer (Bielefeld University, GER)
15 October 2021 Liability of Autonomous Vehicles & Mean Field Game Control in the Era of Mixed Autonomy
Sharon Di (Columbia University, USA)

Please direct any inquiries to the coordinator Nadine Sutmöller.

+49 521 106-12836