International Workshop
Ethical implications for 4.0 Revolution

26-28 September 2019,
Saidia, Morocco

Fourth Industrial Revolution, technology is fundamentally impacting, like never before, every aspect of our entire lives. We're facing an inflection point and we are currently in front of some prickly questions regarding potential uses of technology that may not be aligned with thehuman values. But we have to remember here that technology is not inherently good or bad. It's what we do with it that matters. The essential question is, how can the technology industry ensure that its proposals do not mortgage the entire future of humanity?
We need, as the world is turning digital, to take a look to our humanity, giving the most attention to how the world is rapidly changing.
Data, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Thingshave overthrown our relationship to knowledge, economy, social life etc.;And it is urgent that every nation or country asks the right questions. It has become deeply irresponsible not to give to that all the necessary intention.
How to manage the world of tomorrow? What values to pass on to future generations?
How to maintain free will and consciousness in the face of technological deferment ?

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline
15th May 2019
16th June 2019

Acceptance Notification
1st July 2019
7th July 2019

Camera Ready Deadline
15th July 2019
21th July 2019

Author Registration Deadline
31th August 2019

Call For Papaers :

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Contact Information


WorkShop Chairs

Prof. Saida BELOUALI, ENSA-Oujda, Mohammed Premier University, Oujda, Morocco
Prof. Chantal Charnet, Paul-Valéry University , Montpellier, France

Technical Program

  • Diana Hoyos, Caldas University, Colombie
  • Nicolás Duque Buitrago, Caldas University, Colombie
  • Anas Belouali, Georgetown University, USA.
  • Catherine Ruchon, Paul-Valéry University, Montpellier, France
  • Mounir Mehdi, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco
  • Khalid Jaafar, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Toumi Bouchentouf, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Saber Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Chantal Charnet, Paul-Valéry University , Montpellier, France
  • Saida BELOUALI, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Sanae Melhaoui, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • M. Amine Baddou, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Mohammed Guamguami, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Hanae Belhassani, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco
  • Ibrahim BELMIR, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco

Scope and Topics

The themes of the workshop include the following topics :

  • Ethics Internet and society
  • Ethics and education
  • Ethics, Big data and artificial intelligence
  • Health ethics
  • Research ethics
  • Ethical implications of deep ecology
  • Etc.

Key Note

Ines Leonarduzzi
CEO (Chief Executive Officer)
Digital For The Planet

Talk Title : "Transitions numérique et énergétique : les grands enjeux"
Abstract :
Ines Leonarduzzi présentera l’impact numérique sur l’environnement, l’humain et la société, les enjeux à la fois géoéconomiques et sociétaux, mais aussi les solutions pour demain.

Short Biography :
Ines Leonarduzzi is the CEO of Digital For The Planet, the first global Earth Project dedicated to digital ecology, that works in terms of worldwide actions. She develops ways to gather humans and environment stakes through social-focused and sustainable tech, especially low-carbone machine learning and blockchain.
She is also a member of the Board of the Transitions Institute and an associate member of the National Institute of Circular Economy.
In the past consultant for large groups (LVMH, Kering, Tesla ...), she lectures in schools and universities concerning sustainable innovation strategy and regularly intervenes with the government as a consultant on the issue of data, citizen sovereignty and the digital and energetic transition.

Submission Guidelines and Publications

Prospective authors are invited to submit papers to the workshop in any of the areas of interest. Submitted papers must be written in English. The paper should not exceed 8 pages in length, including all figures, tables, and references, using the template. However, authors can add up to 2 extra pages with the appropriate fee payment (total MAX. 10 pages).
All submitted papers should use the Word or LaTeX templates from Springer:

Papers should be original and not previously submitted to other Conferences or Journals. All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, importance and clarity following a single-blind peer review process. One of the authors of an accepted submission must attend the conference and present their work (in the form of either oral or poster presentation) as a condition of publication. For interested participants for this workshop, please choose "EIFR'19". The full papers should be submitted in PDF format to the EIFR'19 online submission system.

All presented papers (respecting LNEE authors instructions)will be included in the SmartICT’19 conference proceedings published by Springer's LNEE.

Indexing: The books of this series are submitted to ISI Proceedings, EICompendex, SCOPUS, MetaPress, Springerlink, ...

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