Collaboration with IEEE SSIT

SSIT focuses on the social implications and ethical issues of new and emerging technologies.A kind of collaboration of IAS chapters with SSIT, could be e.g. involving into the activity of SSIT through forming a joint chapters. Existing IAS SB Chapters may form a joint IAS/SSIT Chapter by submitting a petition with at least three petitioners who should be SSIT members.

The Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) focuses on environmental, economics, 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; peace technology; as well as on social issues related to energy, information technology and telecommunications.