About FOSI

Online safety is everyone’s concern - from preschoolers to grandparents.  The Family Online Safety Institute brings a unique, international perspective to the potential risks, harms as well as the rewards of our online lives.  FOSI’s 30+ members, from Amazon to Yahoo! represent the leading Internet and communications companies in the world.  And our work encompasses public policy, industry best practice as well as good digital parenting.

Board & Staff

Discover the members of our board and staff that are striving to make the online world a safer place for kids and their families.

Founder & CEO, Family Online Safety Institute
Chairman of the FOSI Board, Public Policy Manager, Google

FOSI Members

Membership of the Family Online Safety Institute will give you access to a wide range of unique events, resources and services. It will also provide you with a seat on the Board of the Institute and a highly-visible presence.



Press Release

FOSI Thanks FLOTUS for Bringing Attention to Cyber Safety

March 20, 2018

The Family Online Safety Institute is committed to making the online world safer for children and their families. We believe that the digital era presents unparalleled opportunities for young people, and we strive to create a culture of responsibility and ...

In The News

What Facebook is doing when it looks at your Facebook Messenger photos

April 25, 2018

Facebook Messenger can seem the least social part of the social network — much of the time, you’re only conversing with one other person. But it’s not just you and your chat partner on Messenger. Facebook itself automatically scans links ...