Title Society on Social Implications of Technology



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