What is it- You don’t know- Well, neither do ‘most’ CMO’s (and, shockingly, this article, WFA Study Finds Half Of CMOs Don’t Know What ‘Data Ethics’ Meansa is not so helpful).
But this article is…
“WHAT IS DATA ETHICS?
Data ethics encompasses the moral obligations of gathering, protecting, and using personally identifiable information and how it affects individuals.
“Data ethics asks, ‘Is this the right thing to do?’ and ‘Can we do better?’” Harvard Professor Dustin Tingley explains in the Harvard Online course Data Science Principles.
Data ethics are of the utmost concern to analysts, data scientists, and information technology professionals. Anyone who handles data, however, must be well-versed in its basic principles.”
Of course, it does come with my disclaimer that what is ‘possible’ and ‘realistic’ in the world of academics, is not always so much in the real world. Just sayin’