7th Conference on Technology Ethics (TETHICS2024)

6–7 November 2024 in Tampere, Finland
Paidia (The Living Lab of Play) and Tampere University City centre campus

About TETHICS2024


Conference on Technology Ethics (TETHICS) has for six years now provided a platform for presenting and discussing theoretical and applied research on ethics and information technology.

We invite researchers, professionals, students, and other stakeholders interested in technology ethics to the 7th annual Conference on Technology Ethics (TETHICS 2024) organized in Tampere, Finland on 6.–7.11.2024.

The key aim of TETHICS2024 is to provide researchers and other stakeholders a casual and relaxed environment to present research, discuss ethical challenges and opportunities related to information systems, and to network beyond the borders of academia.

Organizing Committee


Otto Sahlgren (Tampere University)
Conference co-chair

Thomas Olsson (Tampere University)
Conference co-chair

Jaana Parviainen (Tampere University)
Program co-chair

J. Tuomas Harviainen (Tampere University)
Program co-chair

Arto Laitinen (Tampere University)
Organizing co-chair

Juho Rantala (Tampere University)
Organizing co-chair

Salla Westerstrand (Solita)
Communications chair

In collaboration with


Solita is a fast-growing digital transformation company driven by tech, data and human insight. Our services range from strategic consulting to service design, software development, data, AI & analytics, and managed cloud services. A vibrant community of over 2,000 professionals, Solita operates in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Belgium, Poland, Switzerland and Germany.

DIG1t0 Project

The Dig1t0 project explores automated digital services, epistemic (in)justice therein and how the politics of algorithms transforms conditions of democracy. Dig1t0 promotes bringing the public debate on artificial intelligence and algorithms to the grassroots level to fulfil the democratic goals of digital government.

DigiSus Research Platform

The DigiSus platform aims to create holistic and cross-disciplinary insights into digitalization and sustainability as societal transitions, bringing together experts, offering funding for research, and guiding society towards a brighter future.

Future Ethics Research Group

Future Ethics is the leading research group of technology ethics in Finland which focuses on themes such as Data Economy and Ecosystems, AI Ethics, and Digital Democracy and Regulation. Other fields of research include, e.g., game and gamification research, juridical ICT, citizens-centric ICT,  inclusive information systems and classical ethics in relation to ethics of technology.