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.
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.
- BIK Team
Cyberbullying, cyber ethics and hate speech, as well as the world of connected toys, good digital parenting and online privacy, were key concepts discussed during the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) Annual Conference, held on 1 December 2016 in Washington DC.
- FOSI and the Future of Privacy Forum
On 1 December 2016, FOSI (Family Online Safety Institute) and the Future of Privacy Forum released a white paper on ‘Kids and the Connected Home: Privacy in the Age of Connected Dolls, Talking Dinosaurs, and Battling Robots'.
- BIK team
On Wednesday, 4 May 2016, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science (FFOS) of the University of Osijek, Croatia, organised an international conference on child online safety in cooperation with the Croatian Safer Internet Centre (Centra za Sigurniji Internet). The conference brought together different stakeholders as well as some international representatives of the joint Insafe-INHOPE network.