Loyola University Chicago

School of Communication

Events and Programs

Upcoming Programs

Please join us for the 7th Annual International Symposium on Digital Ethics, October 13th at Loyola University, Chicago. This event will be held at Lewis Towers, 111 E. Pearson St. Check-in and breakfast begin at 8:30am, and the day ends with a cocktail hour at 4:15pm. Please follow our registration link for more information. Early-bird registration ends Sep. 15th, and General registration begins on Sep. 16th.

If you have any questions about discounts for Loyola members or graduate students, please email Events Coordinator Genevieve Buthod at gbuthod@luc.edu. 

Featured speakers this year include:

Cathy O’Neil, data scientist and Author of Weapons of Math Destruction, which examines how algorithms can have destructive effects on people.

Shoshana Zuboff, Charles Edward Wilson Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, and author of Master or Slave? The Fight for the Soul of Our Information Civilization.

Nev Schulman, Executive Producer and Host of MTV’s Catfish, which examines the complexities of dating in a digital world.

Also featuring:

Alexander Tsesis, Raymond & Mary Simon Chair in Constitutional Law, Loyola University Chicago

Irina Raicu, Internet Ethics Program Director, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University

Ryan Jenkins, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Cal Poly

Susan Etlinger, Altimeter 

And a special exhibit on memes curated by Ryan Milner, author of The World Made Meme: Public Conversations and Participatory Media.