Press Releases 2007

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Press Releases 2007
December 6, 2007 PDF Print E-mail

Family Online Safety Institute, Industry Leaders to Discuss the State of Internet Safety at Annual Conference

Washington, D.C. (Dec. 6, 2007) - As the number of children accessing the Internet increases, so, too, does the likelihood that these youth will be exposed to inappropriate Web sites or encounter dangerous situations online. Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) wants to make sure children's Internet experiences are safe. With this in mind, FOSI is holding its annual Conference and Exhibition on Dec. 6, 2007, at Washington, D.C.'s Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. The Conference will bring together industry leaders, legislators, non-profit groups and media dedicated to creating a safer online environment for children. This year's one-day event focuses on "Rights and Responsibilities: Child Protection in the Web 2.0 World."
Read more: December 6, 2007
November 12, 2007 PDF Print E-mail

Child Protection Organisations Welcome UN Secretary General's Statement of the UN's Commitment to Child Online Safety at IGF in Rio

Representatives from a number of leading Child Protection organisations meeting at the Internet Governance Forum in Rio today, welcomed the commitment expressed by the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon at the inaugural session of the second IGF for a strong focus on child protection online at the IGF.
Read more: November 12, 2007
October 23, 2007 PDF Print E-mail

FlowInspect joins the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI)

FlowInspect CEO Marco Grillo joins FOSI Board of Directors and plans to participate in FOSI's annual conference
Milan, Italy - Washington - Oct. 23, 2007 - FlowInspect®, the leader in Internet Service Gateways, today announced that it has joined the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI), the international non-profit organization whose mission is to identify and promote best practices, tools and methods for online safety. Marco Grillo, FlowInspect CEO, joins the FOSI Board to become a director of one of the world's leading self regulatory Internet bodies. As part of its active support for the institute activities, FlowInspect will participate in and present at FOSI's annual conference in Washington on Dec. 6, 2007.
Read more: October 23, 2007
October 18, 2007 PDF Print E-mail

Family Online Safety Institute Adds Crisp Thinking

UK child safety technology specialist joins international campaign

Online child protection specialist Crisp Thinking has joined the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) to help drive awareness of online risks for young people and promote industry best practice.

Read more: October 18, 2007


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