Jeroen van den Hoven is a university professor and professor of Ethics and Technology at Delft University of Technology. He is the founder and chief editor of "Ethics and Information Technology".
As scientific director he was one of the founders of the 4TU. Center for Ethics and Technology (2007-2013). In 2009 he won the World Technology Award for Ethics, as well as the IFIP prize for ICT and society for his work in ethics and ICT. Jeroen van den Hoven was founder, and until 2016 program chairman, of the Dutch Research Council on Responsible Innovation. He is also a member of the TU Delft Blockchain Lab.
In 2016 he was appointed as the European advisory group "Digital Ethics". In 2017 he was appointed member of the European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies.
This year he published an article: Will Democracy Survive Big Data and Artificial Intelligence? in the Scientific American, an authoritave journal. Recently he published his co-authored book "Evil on line"