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Technology Ethics

The Center's Ethical Decision Making app brings technology to the process of analyzing ethical dilemmas.

Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, the Ethics Center is immersed in the questions raised by IT and biotechnology.

All of our program areas, from health care to government, from business to leadership, intersect with technology and the many pressing ethical issues it raises.  We also have a program area devoted specifically to Internet Ethics.

Since 2004, we have partnered with the University's High Tech Law Institute to sponsor the IT, Ethics, and Law lecture series.  We also work with San Jose's Tech Museum of Innovation to articulate the ethical issues inherent in the exhibits.  Our materials on tech ethics include a teaching module on software engineering ethics, as well as many articles and cases