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Module 2: Societal and regulatory challenges

Digital data can lead to new results and forecasts in the areas of trade, human resources, marketing and transport. However, this data may also intrude into people’s privacy, thereby raising numerous ethical, sociological and legal questions.

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An ethical framework for the use of health-related Big Data An ethical framework for the use of health-related Big Data http://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-vayenaProf. Effy (Eftychia) Vayena
Big Data in insurance: personalisation versus solidarityBig Data in insurance: personalisation versus solidarityhttp://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-christenPD Dr. Markus Christen
Can a combination of theory and Big Data better predict extreme weather impacts?Can a combination of theory and Big Data better predict extreme weather impacts?http://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-knuttiProf. Reto Knutti
Confronting Big Data: Methods and skills for a 21st-century sociologyConfronting Big Data: Methods and skills for a 21st-century sociologyhttp://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-muetzelProf. Sophie Mützel
Regulating Big Data in trade agreementsRegulating Big Data in trade agreementshttp://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-burriPD, Dr. Mira Burri
Regulating Big Data research: A new frontier Regulating Big Data research: A new frontier http://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-elgerProf. Bernice Simone Elger
The legal challenges posed by Big Data: questions of exploitation and protectionThe legal challenges posed by Big Data: questions of exploitation and protectionhttp://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-glessProf. Sabine Gless
“Big Brother” in Swiss companies? Trust, data and personal privacy of employees“Big Brother” in Swiss companies? Trust, data and personal privacy of employeeshttp://www.nfp75.ch/en/projects/module-2-societal-and-regulatory-challenges/project-weibelProf. Antoinette Weibel

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