The Challenges of Urban Data Ethics: Big Data and Intelligent Systems to Support Decision

Larissa Galdino de Magalhães Santos
2020 International Forum on Digital and Democracy  
Transparency is the main format of any initiative that uses data. When it comes to sensitive data and big data to support decision making, the combination can bring advances but also additional concerns in the field of data ethics. This article examines the Intelligent Monitoring and Information System (SIMI-SP), investigating the creation of the isolation index, made available and maintained by telecommunication service providers (telecoms), through a big data platform. It offers a picture of
more » ... ow this data-oriented technology is being instrumented, combined with other data, generating evidence that can contribute to the management of the pandemic and increase the risks of privacy, data protection and security. Finally, it highlights the potential of technologies in relation to urban data ethics, the challenges faced and possible outputs.
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