Drafting a Hippocratic Oath for Technologists

A Hippocratic Oath For Technologists

Technology has evolved exponentially, and social norms have changed significantly. Do the basic distinctions by which we analyze ethical dilemmas still apply? Is “Do no harm” suitable as a guidance for today’s world?

Neely Center Director, Ali Abbas, met with Ron Howard, Professor at Stanford University and Director of Decisions and Ethics center, as well Max Senges, Google’s Lead R&D contact for Partnerships and Internet Governance to scribe the initial phases of a Hippocratic Oath for Technologists. 
 
To view and sign up for the oath click here. 
 

 

 

 

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