Call for Papers: Conference on Technology Ethics

21.-22.10.2020, Turku School of Economics, University of Turku

Call for Papers for Conference on Technology Ethichs – Tethics 2020 is now open. The conference is organised by the Future Ethics research group of the University of Turku on 21.-22.10.2020 at Turku School of Economics.

Tethics 2020 is scientific but casual in nature, and the aim is to promote technology ethics research and networking as a multidisciplinary field. It is seeking both scientific and practical contributions from the field of technology and ethics on this year’s theme: “Ethical business with technology”. People from different fields and backgrounds are encouraged to participate.

Issues of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • AI ethics
  • Data economy and ethics
  • eHealth ethics
  • Ethical implications of digitalization
  • Business ethics
  • Ethics and software business
  • Ethics in design and development of technology
  • Ethics and computer games
  • Ethics in work
  • Teaching of ethics
  • Metaethics

Call is open for both full papers (10-15 pages, or 5000 to 7500 words) and short papers (5-9 pages, or 2500 to 4500 words). Template and instructions for paper submission can be found at

Important deadlines

  • Submission deadline for both full and short papers: 31.5.2020
  • Notification of acceptance: 19.6.2020
  • Final Papers deadline: 31.8.2020
  • Conference at Turku School of Economics: 21.–22.10.2020

Read more about the conference at