'Greater Power Should Come with Greater Accountability: Revisiting the Roles of Data Controllers and Processors'
Seminar Paper, Data Management and Use: Governance in the 21st Century, British Academy and Royal Society Report, October 2017
12 Pages Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Date Written: 2017
In light of Big Data processing, which is becoming more automated and reliant on data-driven decision-making (eg via the use of AI), and the trend of outsourcing any (especially complex) data processing task, the distinction between the roles and responsibilities of data controllers and processors has become less clear.
This provocation paper provides a brief discussion of this issue for areas such as smart city policy making.
Keywords: GPDR; AI; Data Controllers; Data Processors; Governance
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