The Society on Social Implications of Technology publishes a monthly newsletter.

The SSIT newsletter hits member inboxes around the middle of each month.

Please contact the SSIT Newsletter Editor, Heather Love ( if you have a news item, SSIT-related update, volunteer opportunity, Call for Papers, award notice, or “Feature Article” idea for a future issue.

Submissions are due by the first week of the month.


Current Newsletter

Click here to access the December 2022 newsletter. From that issue:

  • Elections News:  incoming roster of Board of Governors (Miriam Cunningham, Joseph (Joe) Herkert and Katina Michael), elected in September for 2023 – 2025 term beginning January ’23;
  • Awards News: congratulations to Ruth Lewis, SSIT Standards Committee Chair, who has been named a 2022 Standards Medallion recipient.
  • Conference News: a quick recap from IEEE ISTAS22, Call for Papers deadlines for IEEE ETHICS 2023 and IEEE ISTAS 2023.
  • Publications: Applications for the position of Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Technology and Society Magazine are due by 15 January 2023.

Past Newsletters

To read past issues of the SSIT Newsletter, visit the Newsletter Archive page.


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  • Archive

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