Annual Conference 2009

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FOSI's 2009 Annual Conference & Exhibition

Building a Culture of Responsibility: From Online Safety to Digital Citizenship

The Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004

This years conference attracted 400 attendees, 80 speakers and 31 exhibitors from 15 countries. Why not take a look at FOSI's exclusive 1st day wrap-up video showcasing our 3rd Annual Conference & Exhibition:

 


Agenda

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4th:

12:00pm:Registration, Lunch & Exhibition

12:45pm: Welcome & General Remarks

-Natasha Jackson, GSMA

1:00pm: Research Panel with Introductory Remarks by danah boyd

Moderator: Adam Thierer, Progress & Freedom Foundation
Panelists:
danah boyd, Social Media Researcher
Carrie James, The GoodWork Project/ Harvard Graduate School
Carly Shuler, Cooney Foundation

2:00pm: Alec Ross, State Department

Inaki Urdangarin, Telefonica

2:20pm: Break

2:30pm: Teen Session moderated by Marsali Hancock, iKeepSafe

3:00pm: Workshop I

1) Exploring Why Kids Behave the Way They Do Online (Auditorium)

Moderator: Lisa Guernsey, New America Foundation
Panelists:
Dr. David Walsh, National Institute on Media & Family
Dr. Marty Klein, Sex Therapist
Dr. Gwenn Schurgin O'Keeffe, Pediatrics Now
Richard T. McKeon, SAMHSA

2) A Look at the Ways Boomers & Aging Adults Are Using the Web (Green Room West)

Moderator: Andrea Brands, AT&T
Panelists:
Debbie Berlyn, Consumer Policy Solutions
Linda Criddle, LookBothWays
Jill Nissen, Ning
Judy Diaz, PBS
Daniel Wilson, National Caucus and Center on Black Aged

4:00pm Break

4:15pm:Workshop II

1) Teaching Kids How to be Responsible Digital Citizens (Auditorium)

Moderator:Patti Agatston, Prevention/Intervention Center
Panelists:
Belinha De Abreu, Ph.d , Media Literacy Educator
Tammy McGraw, Virginia Department of Education
Mala Bawer, CyberSmart!
Katherine Maher, UNICEF
María José Cantarino de Frías, Telefonica


2) Targeted Advertising and Its Impact on Kids (Green Room West)

Moderator: Daniel Caprio, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP
Panellsts:
Wayne Keeley, The Children's Advertising Review Unit of the Council of Better Business Bureaus
Kathryn Montgomery, American University
James Dirksen, RuleSpace
Stephen Kline, Privo

5:15pm Break

5:30pm:A Review of Law EnforcementTrends & PreventionInitiatives

Moderator: Mike McKeehan, Verizon
Panelists:
Attorney General Robert McKenna, Washington
Aittorney General Patrick Lynch, Rhode Island
Sgt. Jim Smith, CT Internet Crimes Against Children
Ann Harkins, National Crime Prevention Council
Parry Aftab, WiredSafety

6:30pm-8:30pm: Evening Reception and Awards Ceremony


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5th:

8:00am: Breakfast

8:45am: Welcome by Natasha Jackson

-Stephen Balkam Remarks

-Global Resource & Information Directory (GRID) -Demonstration by David Miles

9:30am: Keynote address by Kyle McSlarrow, NCTA

9:45am: The PointSmart Prescription: Putting Best Practices to Work in Online Safety

Moderator: Alan Simpson, Common Sense Media
Panelists:
Torie Clarke, Comcast
Lee Rainie, Pew Internet and American Life Project
Pablo Chavez, Google
Joan Dzenowagis, World Health Organization

10:45 Break

11:00amRemarks from Anna Gomez, NTIA

11:15am:Focus on Broadband Stimulus Funding & Responsibility

Moderator:Nicol Turner-Lee, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
Panelists:
Derek Wyatt, MP
Dorothy Attwood, AT&T
John Carr,CHIS
Brian David, FCC
Howie Hodges, One Economy

12:15pm: Lunch

1:00pm: Digital Citizens of the World Unite with opening remarks from Professor Tanya Byron

Moderator: Stephen Balkam, FOSI
Panelists:
Jane Tallim, Media Awareness Network
Professor Tanya Byron, Clinical Psychologist
Anne Collier, ConnectSafely
Linda Burch, Common Sense Media
Mike Galvin, BT

2:00pm Break

2:15pm: BREAK OUT SESSION 1

1) Getting Kids Hooked on Safety When They are Young (Auditorium)

Moderator: Sharon Cindrich, Author
Panelists:
Jori Clarke, CEO, Circle 1 Network, Kidscom.com
Cliff Boro, KidZui
Nathan Sawatzky, Disney Online Studios
Sara DeWitt, PBS Kids Interactive
Catherine Davis Teitelbaum, Yahoo!

2) Playing Online Games Appropriately: Providing Parents and Children Tools & Information (Green Room West)

Moderator:Mike Gallagher, Entertainment Software Association
Panelists:
Frank Torres, Microsoft
Laurie Nathan, NetSmartz
Rebecca Newton, Crisp Thinking

3) South of the Border: Focus on Latin America (Green Room East)

Moderator: Armando Novoa, Alianza por la Seguridad en Internet
Panelists:
Dr. Luis Alejandro Nagy, Psychoanalytic Society of Mexico SPM
Alvaro Puig, FTC
Marcela Czarny, Chicos.net
Caroline Humer, Senior Program Manager, International Center for Missing & Exploited Children
María José Cantarino, Telefonica

4) Can We Legislate Online Safety? (Green Room)

Moderator: Rudy Brioche, Comcast
Panelists:
Ana Luisa Rotta, Optenet
Jon Pyatt, Rep. Wasserman-Schultz
Marsali Hancock, iKeepSafe
David Lieber, DLA Piper

3:15pm Break

3:30pm:BREAK OUT SESSION II

1) Kids On the Go—Challenges Confronting Mobility (Green Room)

Moderator: Dane Snowden, CTIA
Panelists:
Dr. Quincy Brown, University of Maryland
Jack McArtney, Verizon
Dan Hoffman, SMobile
Ed Palmeiri, Sprint
Annie Mullins, Vodafone

2) On the Frontline with Cybersavvy Parents (Auditorium)

Moderator: Marian Merritt, Symantec
Panelists:
Lenore Skenazy, Free Range Kids
Monica Vila, The Online Mom
Laurie Coffin, BlueCoat
Tim Sullivan, PTO Today

3) Web 2.0 Tech Session (Green Room West)

Moderator: Scott Rubin, Google
Panelists:
Tessa Jolls,nooView
Patti Miller, Sesame Workshop
Bruce Van Nice, Nominum
Liz Butterfield, Hector’s World

4:30pmBreak

4:45pm: Digital Nation Clip presented by Rachel Dretzin

5:00pm:So Where Do We Go From Here? Ideas Into Action

Moderator: Stephen Balkam, FOSI
Panelists:
Hemu Nigam, MySpace
Adam Thierer, PFF
Larry Magid, ConnectSafety
Will Gardner, Childnet International
Tanya Byron, Clinical Psychologist

6:00pm: Adjourn

Questions? Contact Kim Scardino at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

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