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Driving ethically towards an autonomous future

Baba, Tamana and Che Mustapha, Nurul Arfah and Hasbullah, Nurul Fadzlin (2021) Driving ethically towards an autonomous future. In: Fourth International Conference on Engineering Professional Ethics and Education (ICEPEE’21), Virtual.

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Self-driving vehicles are expected to rise road safety, increase convenience, improve the mobility of those who are currently unable to use traditional vehicles, and reduce emissions. There are challenges, however, which may serve as obstacles on the path to an autonomous future. Some of them include technological and infrastructural challenges, vested interests, fear, perceived expense etc. In this paper, the self-driving revolution and its cascading effects have been explained. Various advantages as well the challenges faced in this matter and the ethical dilemmas faced in the smart automotive industry have been addressed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 7837/95137
Uncontrolled Keywords: Smart cars, Automaticity, Moral dilemma, Ethics, Artificial intelligence, EMC Engineer.
Subjects: BPC Science and Technology in Islam > BPC175 Islam and engineering. Sustainable engineering. Sustainable building
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > TA166 Human engineering
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: Dr Nurul Arfah Che Mustapha
Date Deposited: 24 Dec 2021 15:10
Last Modified: 24 Dec 2021 15:10
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/95137

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