International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

SEG 10

Ethics in Autonomous and Artificial Intelligence Applications



  • Identify ethical issues and societal concerns relevant to IEC technical activities

  • Formulate recommendations to SMB as appropriate

  • Develop broadly applicable guidelines for IEC committees on ethical aspects
    related to autonomous and/or AI applications

  • Ensure work consistency across IEC committees and foster cooperation with
    JTC 1/SC 42

  • Consider any change needed in the IEC Use Case Template to address ethical
    issues and societal concerns

  • Set up relevant fora during IEC General Meetings and invite other relevant
    actors on this matter to participate on the discussion such as the academia

Further information

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SEG 10