Managing New Technologies

… a core topic in Information and Technology Management and Atlas 112M

Topic description

This topic introduces students to the challenges of managing new technologies in the public sector.

Topic learning outcome

Upon completing this topic the student will be familiar with the major challenges of managing new technologies in the public sector and terms listed below.

Core concepts associated with this topic
Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning

Artificial Neural Network

Big Data

Digital Governance

Algorithm

Differential Privacy

Accuracy-Fairness Trade-off

Algorithmic Game Theory

Cryptocurrency

Blockchain

Lethal Autonomous Weapons

Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

The Singularity

Internet of Things

Cloud Computing

Atlas resource pages associated with this topic

Artificial Intelligence and Public Policy

The Ethical Algorithm – The Science of Socially Aware Algorithm Design (Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth, 2019)

Open access readings for 8 hours of preparation

The Atlas pages for the concept entries noted above.

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Recommended readings in MPP and MPA courses 

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Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified on 6 March 2021.

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