Univ.-Prof. Mark Coeckelbergh, PhD
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Coeckelbergh, M & Wyndham, S, Can machines imitate human intelligence?, 2020, Web publication.

Coeckelbergh, M, Aanslag in Wenen, 2020, Radio show, radio1.be.

Coeckelbergh, M 2020, AI Ethics. MIT Press.





Coeckelbergh, M & Loh, J 2020, Transformations of Responsibility in the Age of Automation: Being Answerable to Human and Non-Human Others. in B Beck & M Kühler (eds), Technology, Anthropology, and Dimensions of Responsibility. J. B. Metzler, pp. 7-22.

Coeckelbergh, M & Vallor, S (ed.) 2020, Using Philosophy of Language in Philosophy of Technology. in The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Technology. Oxford University Press.


Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Responsibility

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
11 Sep 2020

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Deepfakes and the Danger of Totalitarianism

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
22 Aug 2020

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Some Challenges for Global Governance of AI

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
25 Jun 2020

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AI and Climate Change in the light of the problem of the Anthropocene

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
19 Dec 2019

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AI: From science fiction to practical ethics and policy

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
18 Dec 2019

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Ethics of AI: Responsibility and Policy

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
17 Dec 2019

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Overview of work

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
3 Dec 2019

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Why should engineers care about robotic ethics?

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
29 Nov 2019

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Wild AI and tame humans: Ethical and policy challenges for the future of artificial intelligence and robotics

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
27 Nov 2019

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Artificial Intelligence: Challenges for Ethics and Policy

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
8 Nov 2019

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Transformation of Ethics

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
3 Nov 2019

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Using metaphors from music to think about technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
25 Oct 2019

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Ethics and Artificial Intelligence

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
17 Oct 2019

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Ethical Guidlines of AI HLEG and Trust

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
2 Oct 2019

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AI Ethics: General Challenges and the High Level Expert Group Guidelines

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
12 Sep 2019

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Dancing with Robots: Performance and thinking about technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
30 Aug 2019

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AI Ethics: Responsibility Problems and Challenges for AI Policy

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
4 Jul 2019

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AI Ethics: Ethical Issues and Policy Challenges

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
13 Jun 2019

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Input Statement

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
6 Jun 2019

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The Tech Philosopher's Tools: Media, Metaphor, and Performance

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
22 May 2019

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AI Ethics and the Future of Organizations

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
9 May 2019

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Machines as Others? On the moral status of robots

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
8 May 2019

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Romantic Robots

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
29 Mar 2019

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Robot Citizenship

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
20 Feb 2019

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Untitled

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
29 Jan 2019

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The Suspicious Robot: On the Moral Status of Machines

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
10 Jan 2019

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Transhumanism

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
17 Nov 2018

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The robots are coming!

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
10 Nov 2018

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Wittgenstein, Robots, and Gender

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
25 Oct 2018

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Autonomy, Responsibility, and Risk as Basic Concepts in Robot Ethics

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker), Michael Funk (Speaker)
16 Oct 2018

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Robotics: Some urgent ethical and societal issues

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
16 Oct 2018

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Ethics of Robotics and AI: Moral Responsibility and Societal Challenges

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
10 Oct 2018

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Automation and Society (working title)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
27 Sep 2018

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Seminar: Philosophy of Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
11 Sep 2018

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AI in Art & Science. Strategy for Responsible Innovation

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
7 Sep 2018

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Future Humanity (Group A)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
7 Sep 2018

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Technology and narrativity: How technology writes, directs, and organizes the narrative and temporal structure of our lives

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
14 Jun 2018

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Seminar: Robotics and AI

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
22 May 2018

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Seminar: Human Enhancement and Vulnerability

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
21 May 2018

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Robotics and artificial intelligence: Ethical and societal challenges

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
10 May 2018

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Ethics and Bias in AI - Panel Discussion

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
7 May 2018

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Exploring Ethics on DREAM

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
3 May 2018

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Robotica en kunstmatige intelligentie: Filosofische spiegels en ethische uitdagingen

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
2 May 2018

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Romantic Cyborgs: Romantic technologies from the 19th Century until Today

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
18 Apr 2018

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The Moral Status of Aliens (working title)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
5 Apr 2018

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The Legal & Ethical considerations of a Future with AI

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
26 Mar 2018

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Koyaanisqatsi, Technology, and the Problem of the Anthropocene

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
20 Mar 2018

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Wittgenstein and Technology (working title)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Mar 2018

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Wittgenstein and Technology (working title)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
12 Mar 2018

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Can and Should Robots Have Rights?

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
15 Feb 2018

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Talk for the "Art Thinking Workshop" on the topic "Human 2.0"

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
28 Jan 2018

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Ethics of autonomous weapons

M. Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
6 Dec 2017

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Performances of Artificial and Human Alterity: Politics and Technologies of Domestication and Alienation

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
24 Nov 2017

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Technology and Culture: Using Wittgenstein for a Holistic Approach to the Meaning of Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
23 Nov 2017

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Can artificial agents create art? Towards thinking about human/non-human performances.

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
22 Nov 2017

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Robots: Which are the ethical dilemmas?

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
10 Nov 2017

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ICT’s Posthumanism and Economic Relations

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
3 Nov 2017

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Vulnerable cyborgs reloaded: From narrative technologies for self-shaping to vulnerability transformations in modernity and the anthropocene

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
31 Oct 2017

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Techniek en ethiek in de context van AI en robotisering

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
11 Sep 2017

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Future Emerging Arts & Technologies - Panel

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
9 Sep 2017

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Romantic Cyborgs

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
8 Sep 2017

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How to treat robots (and humans)

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
7 Sep 2017

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Opening Lecture: How Cultures Shape Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
7 Sep 2017

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Technology, games, and narrative: Using Wittgenstein and Ricoeur for a hermeneutics of technology use

Mark Coeckelbergh (Keynote speaker)
24 Aug 2017

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Romantic Machines and the (Post)human: Varieties of Techno-Anthropological Experiences and Possibilities in Modernity

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
21 Jul 2017

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Round Table : Book Discussion “Philosophy of Technology after the Empirical Turn: Perspectives on Research in the Philosophy of Technology in the Next Decade ”

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker), Shannon Vallor (Speaker), Peter-Paul Verbeek (Speaker), Albrecht Fritzsche (Speaker), Astrid Schwarz (Speaker), Martin Gessmann (Speaker)
17 Jul 2017

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Transcendental Grammar and Technical Practice in Wittgenstein’s Late Writings: Reading Wittgenstein as a Philosopher of Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker), Michael Funk (Speaker)
16 Jun 2017

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Magic Devices, Gothic Robots, and Romantic People – Understanding the Use of Contemporary Technologies in the Light of Romanticism

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
14 Jun 2017

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Technology games

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
12 Jun 2017

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Prejudiced algorithms? Some arguments about algorithmic power and bias

Faridun Sattarov (Speaker), Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
8 Jun 2017

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Narrative technologies meets virtue ethics: investigating the possibility of a narrative ethics of technology

Wessel Reijers (Speaker), Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
6 Jun 2017

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The poetics and grammar of innovation: Humans and non-humans in process and meaning

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
30 May 2017

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The Language of Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
10 May 2017

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Language as Technology and Technology as Language

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
5 May 2017

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Podiumsdiskussion zum Thema Künstliche Intelligenz

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
19 Apr 2017

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Transcendence Machines: Transcendence - Immanence, Transhumanism uploading - Posthumanism cyborgs

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
5 Apr 2017

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Magic and Self-Destruction: Romanticism and Media in the Anthropocene

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Mar 2017

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Technology Games and Forms of Life

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
13 Mar 2017

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Romantic Machines: Cyborgs, Monsters, and Magic in Smart Devices

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Feb 2017

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Romantic Cyborgs: Romanticism, Information Technology, and the End of the Machine

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
13 Feb 2017

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The poetics and grammar of technological innovation: connecting arts and technological practices

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
7 Dec 2016

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Killer Robots: The Implications of Lethal Autonomous Weapon Systems

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
18 Nov 2016

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What is a relational ethics?

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
11 Nov 2016

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Is it Wrong to Kick a Robot? Towards a Relational and Critical Robot Ethics and Beyond

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
19 Oct 2016

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Artificial agents in health care: Ethical and societal challenges

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
27 Sep 2016

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Error 301: human_not_found

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
23 Sep 2016

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Radiation Ethics and the Gothic Epistemology of Modern Technological Risk: Ghosts, Measurement, and Praxis

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
29 Aug 2016

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The Poetics of Innovation

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
28 Jun 2016

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Data, Speed, and Know-How: Ethical and Philosophical Issues in Human-Autonomous Systems Cooperation in Military Contexts

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Jun 2016

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Automation in the Maritime Sector: Ethical and Societal Issues

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
11 May 2016

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Machine Ethics in Health Care

Mark Coeckelbergh (Invited speaker)
2 May 2016

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Moving Machines: Robots, empathy, and the performance of suffering

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
4 Apr 2016

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Magic and Self-Destruction: Romanticism and Media in the Anthropocene

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Mar 2016

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My Nature? From a scientific-romantic environmentalism to a more engaged relation to the environment

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
17 Feb 2016

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Romantic Machines: Cyborgs, Monsters, and Magic in Smart Devices

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
16 Feb 2016

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Environmental Skill: Beyond Romantic Nature and Modern Technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
15 Feb 2016

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Social ontology, political principles, and responsibility for technology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
4 Feb 20166 Feb 2016

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Technology, Moral Imagination, and Performance

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
2 Feb 2016

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Moving Machines

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
1 Feb 2016

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Automation, Vulnerability, and Disengagement

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
14 Jan 2016

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Confused by Robots: Thinking About Non-Humans Beyond Ontology

Mark Coeckelbergh (Speaker)
20 Oct 2015

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