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'''Session Topic:''' Ethical Data Handling:  What is it? What are the obstacles? What is success?
Tuesday 3E
'''Convener:''' Robin Wilton
'''Notes-taker(s):''' Robin Wilton
'''Tags for the session - technology discussed/ideas considered:'''
Personal data, ethics, privacy, harm
'''Discussion notes, key understandings, outstanding questions, observations, and, if appropriate to this discussion: action items, next steps:'''
We used four topics relating to personal data processing, as a framework for the discussion:
* The principle of “no surprises” (if users found out what you were doing with their data, would they be unpleasantly surprised?)
* The idea of “ethical dilution” (that the more data passes from one controller to another, the less responsible any of them feels towards the data subject)
* Ethical issues in multi-stakeholder cases
* Ethical issues in multi-context cases
Some ethical factors appeared across several topics – for instance,
* User expectations, and informedness
* Predictability and determinism, and their role as a trust factor
* Power imbalances (including economic imbalances)
* Cost/risk assessment, harm as a privacy metric

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