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Thursday, February 9 • 14:00 - 15:00
Cybersecurity & The Next Generation: 10 Steps to Privacy, Safety, and Citizenship

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For parents, educators, policy makers, and marketers in the digital age, it’s increasingly difficult and stressful to understand the Internet from a young person’s perspective. Not only are children more comfortable with technology than adults, but they’re also getting better at hiding behind it. Privacy and security policies can’t keep up with the speed of new technology, leaving people of all ages vulnerable to threats. And as a result, kids are diving into all sorts of dangerous situations online and adults aren’t equipped to save them from drowning. In this keynote, based on her new book Outsmarting Your Kids Online: A Safety Handbook for Overwhelmed Parents, tech expert Amber MacArthur provides 10 steps to better privacy, safety, and citizenship. Covering concerns around social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and so forth), online video, mobile applications, screen time, targeted attacks, and even the security hazards of tomorrow, this keynote is an ideal way for parents, educators, policy makers, marketers, and more to learn how the next generation is shaping the Internet.

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Amber MacArthur

Amber MacArthur talks about relentless adaptation and the accelerating pace of corporate culture in the digital economy. At the forefront of the digital revolution, she helps companies adapt to, anticipate, and capitalize on lightning-quick changes—from leadership to social media to the Internet of Things, from marketing to customer service to digital parenting and beyond. It’s not about innovation, she says; it’s about... Read More →


Thursday February 9, 2017 14:00 - 15:00
Shaw CC: Hall C 9797 Jasper Ave
  • Room Details Lecture Max Capacity - 2100
  • Chairperson Annie Drapeau - L'Unité Locale Francophone #24
  • Grade Focus General
  • Tags English