Towards An Ethics-Audit Bot

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Title: Towards An Ethics-Audit Bot
Authors: Pearson, SianiLloyd, MartinNallur, Vivek
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/12398
Date: 23-Jul-2021
Online since: 2021-08-09T15:25:13Z
Abstract: In this paper we focus on artificial intelligence (AI) for governance, not governance for AI, and on just one aspect of governance, namely ethics audit. Different kinds of ethical audit bots are possible, but who makes the choices and what are the implications? In this paper, we do not provide ethical/philosophical solutions, but rather focus on the technical aspects of what an AI-based solution for validating the ethical soundness of a target system would be like. We propose a system that is able to conduct an ethical audit of a target system, given certain socio-technical conditions. To be more specific, we propose the creation of a bot that is able to support organisations in ensuring that their software development lifecycles contain processes that meet certain ethical standards.
Funding Details: Science Foundation Ireland
Type of material: Conference Publication
Keywords: Ethics auditEthics assuranceCorporate social responsibilityAudit botArtificial intelligence
Other versions: https://mccsis.org/
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Conference Details: The 15th Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, Virtual Conference, 20-23 July 2021
This item is made available under a Creative Commons License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ie/
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