Dr Greg Adamson

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  • Building: Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Impact of technology automation (jobs, autonomous weapons)
  • Information security (cybercrime, privacy)
  • Norbert Wiener (cybernetics)
  • Technology uptake (socially beneficial technology,)

Biography

Board of Governors, Internet Society Australia, 2005-08 Founding Co-Editor-In-Chief, International Journal of Web Portals, 2009-11 Chair, IEEE Victorian Section, 2012-13 General Chair, IEEE Conference on Technology and Society in Asia, Singapore, 2012 General Chair, IEEE Conference on Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century: Boston, 2014; Melbourne, 2016 President, IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology, 2015

Recent publications

  1. Maddox A, Singh S, Horst H, Adamson G. An ethnography of Bitcoin: Towards a future research agenda. Australian Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy. Telecommunications Society of Australia. 2016, Vol. 4, Issue 1.
  2. Adamson G. The persistent challenge of health informatics. INFORMATION COMMUNICATION & SOCIETY. Routledge. 2016, Vol. 19, Issue 4.
  3. Adamson G. Deterministic and Statistical Worlds. IEEE TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY MAGAZINE. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2015, Vol. 34, Issue 2.
  4. Adamson G. Ethical Challenges for Future Technologists The Growing Role of Technology and the Growing Ethical Responsibility of the Technologist. 2015 IEEE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY (ISTAS). IEEE. 2015.
  5. Adamson G. Socially beneficial technology: Can it be achieved in practice?. International Symposium on Technology and Society, Proceedings. 2015, Vol. 2015-July.
  6. Arnold M, Siemers P, Adamson G. Cybernetics and Contemporary Philosophies of Technology. Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century (21CW) Driving Technology’s Future. Curran Associate Inc.. 2014.
  7. Adamson G. Norbert Wiener on Technology and Society. 2014 IEEE CONFERENCE ON NORBERT WIENER IN THE 21ST CENTURY (21CW). IEEE. 2014. Editors: Gibbs M.
  8. Adamson G, Polgar J. Enhancing Enterprise and Service-oriented Architectures with Advanced Web Portal Technologies. . IGI Global. 2012.
  9. Siemers P, Adamson G. Just a Cog in the Machine?. 2012 IEEE Conference on Technology and Society in Asia. IEEE Press. 2012.
  10. Adamson G. Norbert Wiener and Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis. IEEE Conference on Technology and Society in Asia 2012. IEEE Press. 2012.
  11. Adamson G. Socially Beneficial Technology: Can It Be Achieved in Practice?. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2012, Vol. 31, Issue 2.
  12. Adamson G. New Generation of Portal Software and Engineering. . Information Science Reference. 2011.
  13. Wong, Adamson G. Case Study: SOA, Part of the toolkit. International Journal of Web Portals. IGI Global. 2010, Vol. 2, Issue 1.
  14. Adamson G. One hundred reasons socially beneficial technology might not work. Proceedings of 2010 IEEE ISTAS. IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. 2010.
  15. Adamson G. Research Challenges for Portals and the Internet. International Journal of Web Portals. IGI Global. 2010, Vol. 2, Issue 2.

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