This interdisciplinary research initiative looks at the way AI and algorithms affect the role, impact and regulation of information and communication in our data society.
Established modes of communication have been deeply and profoundly changed by AI and algorithms. With the shift from mass communication to personalised and automated communication, interesting questions arise:
Information and communication play different roles in different sectors. ICDS brings together researchers from different fields, including law, communication, data science, ethics and digital methods. Together, they are examining research questions touching a variety of sectors in society, from justice to health, politics and media. ICDS a joint research initiative between the Amsterdam School of Communication Research and the Institute for Information Law.
University Professor of Digital Technology and Professor of Information Law