International Conference to promote Internet Safety Globally: Connecting Generations
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.
Under the auspices
The organizers have applied to the Ministry of Education and Culture to place the conference under its auspices.
Up to this point the expected sponsors include:
- International Vodaphone