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 20+ members, from Amazon to Verizon 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.

Members Group & 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; President, Entertainment Software Rating Board

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 Members Group and a highly-visible presence.

Press

 

Press Release

FOSI Welcomes New Principles to Protect Children Online

March 5, 2020

The Family Online Safety Institute supports today’s launch of the Voluntary Principles to Counter Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.

In The News

Why It’s (Mostly) OK for Kids to Talk to Strangers Online

June 23, 2020

When my 10-year-old son recently encountered a young adult making rude comments in a game of “Minecraft,” he and his friends told the interloper to leave their “world.” When he didn’t, my son exited the world, resulting in all the ...

Our Most Recent Work

Featured

Online Safety in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Nov. 21, 2019

This whitepaper aims to connect the emerging technological phenomena of artificial intelligence (AI) and its implications with key actions needed to advance a culture of responsibility online.