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==Short Description==
 
==Short Description==
The conference will be of academic nature with parallel workshops and will take place 16/17 May 2012.
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The conference will take place 16/17 May 2012 in Limassol, Cyprus, just weeks before the Cyprus Presidency. It is expected that over 100 practitioners, academics and social pioneers involved in safer internet issues will participate. The organizers aim to involve representatives from Asia and Africa, as well as youth panels from both Europe and Africa.
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The proceedings will focus on 2012's priority of "connecting generations" and will consist of hands-on trainings as well as academic presentations and parallel workshops.
  
There will be a number of training workshops and an international networking event as pre conference on May 15.
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There will be a number of training workshop, a youth panel events and an international networking event all as pre conference activities on May 15.
  
 
==Organizers==
 
==Organizers==
[[Insafe]] and the European Schoolnet
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[[Insafe]] and the European Schoolnet </br>
 
[[Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute]] and [[CyberEthics]]
 
[[Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute]] and [[CyberEthics]]
  
  
 
==Under the auspices==
 
==Under the auspices==
The organizers will apply to the Ministry of Education and Culture to place the conference under its auspices.
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The organizers have applied to the Ministry of Education and Culture to place the conference under its auspices.
  
  
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==Format==
 
  
 
[[Category: FWC Presidency Activities]]
 
[[Category: FWC Presidency Activities]]

Revision as of 14:00, 10 October 2011

1st ISAG
Connecting Generations
1st ISAG Connecting Generations
Project CyberEthics
Place Limassol
Date(s) 15-17 May, 2012
Type of participants Academics and social pioneers involved in safer internet issues
Number of participants >100
Total Duration 3 days
Link(s) Link(s) to press release(s)



Short Description

The conference will take place 16/17 May 2012 in Limassol, Cyprus, just weeks before the Cyprus Presidency. It is expected that over 100 practitioners, academics and social pioneers involved in safer internet issues will participate. The organizers aim to involve representatives from Asia and Africa, as well as youth panels from both Europe and Africa. The proceedings will focus on 2012's priority of "connecting generations" and will consist of hands-on trainings as well as academic presentations and parallel workshops.

There will be a number of training workshop, a youth panel events and an international networking event all as pre conference activities on May 15.

Organizers

Insafe and the European Schoolnet </br> Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute and CyberEthics


Under the auspices

The organizers have applied to the Ministry of Education and Culture to place the conference under its auspices.


Sponsors

Up to this point the expected sponsors include:

  1. CYTANET
  2. International Vodaphone