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Title Society on Social Implications of Technology
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SSIT

Description:

The Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has about 2000 members worldwide. SSIT publishes a quarterly journal IEEE Technology and Society Magazine.

The scope of the society includes such issues as:

- Health and safety implications of technology;

- Engineering ethics and professional responsibility;

- Engineering education in social implications of technology;

- History of electrotechnology;

- Technical expertise and public policy;

- Social issues related to energy;

- Social issues related to information technology;

- Social issues related to telecommunications;

- Systems analysis in public policy decisions;

- Economic issues related to technology;

- Peace technology;

- Environmental implications of technology.

TopicsInformation Society
Social ICT Applications
Science & Technology
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