Prof. dr. Jeroen van den Hoven

Prof. dr. M.J. (Jeroen) van den Hoven  is full professor of Ethics and Technology at Delft University of Technology and editor in chief of Ethics and Information Technology.

Van den Hoven Career

  • He was the founding scientific director of 3TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology (2007-2013)
  • In 2009, he won the World Technology Award for Ethics as well as the IFIP prize for ICT and Society for his work in Ethics and ICT
  • Jeroen van den Hoven was founder, and until 2016 Programme Chair, of the Dutch Research Council on Responsible Innovation.
  • He is also member of the TU Delft Blockchain Lab.

Selected publications

  • van den Hoven, J., D. Helbing, D. Pedreschi, J. Domingo-Ferrer, F. Gianotti, and M. Christen (2012). FuturICT—The road towards ethical ICT. The European Physical Journal – Special Topics 214(1), 153–181.
  • van den Hoven, J., G.-J. Lokhorst, and I. van de Poel (2012). Engineering and the Problem of Moral Overload.Science and Engineering Ethics 18(1), 143–155.
  • van den Hoven, J. (2005). E-democracy, e-contestation and the monitoral citizen. Ethics and Information Technology 7(2), 51–59.
  • van den Hoven, J. and G.-J. Lokhorst (2002). Deontic Logic and Computer Supported Ethics. Metaphilosophy 33(3), 376–387.
  • van den Hoven, J. (1998). Privacy and the Varieties of Informational Wrongdoing. Austr. Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics 1(1), 30–43.
  • Responsible Innovation in brief
  • Nederland in ideeën: Innovatie als moreel concept
  • Het beste idee van 2014: Maatschappelijk Verantwoord Innoveren
  • The Cambridge Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics: The use of normative theories in computer ethics

Involved in Projects and Researches

Research Group :

Ethics and Information Technology

Specialisatie :

Smart Grids: Socio-technical Systems

TU Delft

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       2628 BX Delft
   m.j.vandenhoven@tudelft.nl