The event featured a plenary panel discussion that included Joanna Shields, UK Minister for Internet Safety and Security; Marlene Holzner, Cabinet Member, EU Commissioner for Digital Economy & Society; and Antonello Giacomelli, Under-Secretary of State, Italian Ministry of Economic Development - Telecommunications. This panel focused on government responses to online safety issues.
Global Trends in Online Safety: Report back from the FOSI conference
On 16 September 2015, FOSI and Telecom Italia co-hosted a conference providing an opportunity to learn and share international experiences, while hearing about specific Italian challenges and opportunities.
2015-10-09 FOSI awareness, industry
The event also featured presentations by two leading researchers, Amanda Lenhart from Pew Research Center, and Giovanna Mascheroni from Università Cattolica, Milano. To close the event, a panel discussion was held to address best practices in internet safety from an industry perspective, and a final discussion took place between FOSI CEO, Stephen Balkam, and the Chairman of Telecom Italia, Giuseppe Recchi, to address the future of online safety in Italy.