When Programmers are Asked to do the Unethical

Mar 11, 2018

11:00am – 12:00pm CT

Recording: When Programmers are Asked to do the Unethical, Mar 11, 2018

The world relies on software programmers, whose work can drive company behavior that’s unethical or illegal – whether helping VW cheat on emissions or assisting companies in unfair or illegal business practices. What can be done about correcting a culture that too often encourages such behavior – or is content to just look away? What recourse and protection do employees have when blowing the whistle? Does the government need to get involved, like how it regulates the financial industry?

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Julie Bort

Business Insider

Nimit Maru

Fullstack Academy

Bill Sourour

Devmastery.com

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Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Code & Programming

Level:

Intermediate