Data & Society Research Institute

Data & Society is an NYC-based think/do tank focused on social, cultural, and ethical issues arising from data-centric technological development.


MacArthur Foundation Supports Two-Year Initiative around Intelligent Systems

The Intelligence & Autonomy project will conceptualize different intelligent systems and technologies as aspects of a more general phenomenon.


Responsible Data Forum on Private Sector Data Sharing

Experts convened for a workshop on private sector data sharing for public good.


Data & Society seeks research assistants

We are reviewing applications and will continue to do so until we find appropriate candidates.



9.15: intelligent systems; interpersonal data; upcoming events

9.2: data philanthropy; big data harms; upcoming events

8.19: research assistant openings; big data profiling; due process

8.5: What Is Public?; networked privacy; Uber passenger ratings