Dr Ozlem Ulgen

Reader in International Law and Ethics

School of Law
0121 331 5547

Ozlem is involved in drafting legal and ethical rules governing lethal autonomous weapons at the UN Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems. She is also involved in international standard-setting for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and sits on the P7000 and P7007 Working Groups, the Committee for Classical Ethics in Autonomous and Intelligent Systems, and the Committee for Reframing Autonomous Weapons Systems.

She is an active participant in the IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (A/IS) Ethically Aligned Design (EAD). She is a member of the Co-ordinating Committee of the European Society of International Law (ESIL) Interest Group on International Legal Theory and Philosophy, and chaired the agora panel on Transcendent Principles and Pluralism in International Law: the Complex, the Simple, and the Universal at the 2018 ESIL Annual Conference in Manchester, UK.

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