"Conny Bakker is Professor of Design Methodology for Sustainability and Circular Economy at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering (IDE). When devising products for a circular economy, designers need to look much further ahead, beyond the product’s first life to new forms of reuse and – ultimately – recycling."
Self-driving cars are no longer science-fiction. Although many benefits are expected of automated driving systems (ADS), such as reducing congestion and less crashes, ethical concerns also arise. A responsible transition toward automated driving is desirable. In the project ‘Meaningful human control over automated driving systems’ dr. Filippo de Santoni de Sio contributes towards this transition by analyzing ethical issues concerning ADS.
New digital technology is making it increasingly easy to share personal data. This brings all sorts of benefits, but it can also lead to loss of privacy and sense of responsibility. Dr. Birna van Riemsdijk, computer scientist at the Delft Data Science initiative at TU Delft and lecturer Intimate Computing, is looking for the golden mean. Profile of a DDFV researcher.