The Ethics of Trust and Expertise

May 31, 2022 - June 1, 2022
American University of Armenia

American University of Armenia, 40 Marshal Baghramyan Avenue

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  • PERITIA Research Project
  • UCD Centre for Ethics in Public Life


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The  Horizon 2020 European Commission funded research project PERITIA is organising an in person/hybrid conference on the  ethical  issues relevant to trust and expertise.  The conference will focus on ethics and normative issues relevant to public trust, the nature of expertise,  and the role of experts in public life and politics. 

Topics of interest to the project include, but are not limited to:

The normative dimensions of trust

The value of trust (and distrust)

The ethical requirements of trust

The Wh of trust? (When, why and who should we trust?)

The moral dimension of trust/distrust in experts

The ethical obligations of expert advice

The democratic deficit of epistocracies

Moral expertise

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