Dec. 1, 2016 | Washington, DC

2016 Annual Conference

Online Safety in Transition

Join FOSI  in Washington, DC on December 1st for our 10th Annual Conference. The event, titled "Online Safety in Transition", will be focused on new developments in online safety and policy. 

Past events

2015 Annual Conference

Risks. Harms. Rewards
Nov. 17, 2015
Washington, DC

Book Talk with Sherry Turkle

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk
Oct. 19, 2015
Washington, DC

Global Trends in Online Safety

Creating a National Framework
Sept. 16, 2015
Rome, Italy

2015 European Forum

Online Safety: A European Perspective
May 12, 2015

Taking the Pulse of High School Student Experiences in America

Phase One: Access to Technology
April 29, 2015
Senate Visitors Center, Room 208

2014 Annual Conference

Redefining Online Safety
Nov. 12, 2014
Washington, D.C.

Screening: Cyber-Seniors - Connecting Generations

Sept. 10, 2014
San Francisco, CA

Student Data: The Challenges and Opportunities

June 20, 2014
Washington, DC

FOSI 2014 European Forum

Creating a Better Internet
May 22, 2014
Paris, France

Mexico City Roundtable 2014

Local, Regional & Global Trends in Online Safety
April 10, 2014
Mexico City, Mexico

2013 Annual Conference

Connect. Share. Empower
Nov. 6, 2013
Washington, D.C.

Teens and Online Privacy

Aug. 20, 2013
Capitol Hill

Melbourne 2013

Global Digital Citizenship: Encouraging Safe and Responsible Use Online
June 24, 2013
Melbourne, Australia

2013 European Forum

Year of the Digital Citizen: Online Safety, Data Protection and Privacy
May 15, 2013
Dublin, Ireland

Seminar: Youth Gender and Online Exposure

March 7, 2013
Washington, D.C.


Implications of the updated Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule
Jan. 10, 2013
Washington, D.C.

2012 Annual Conference

A Safer Internet for All
Nov. 14, 2012
Washington, D.C.

FOSI Roundtable - Trends in Online Safety

The Trans-Atlantic Debate and its Global Implications
Sept. 19, 2012
London, United Kingdom

Platform for Good Launch

Sept. 12, 2012
Washington, D.C.

Congressional Briefing: Apps, Ads, Kids & COPPA

Implications of the FTC’s Additional Proposed Revisions
Aug. 9, 2012
Washington, D.C.

2012 European Forum

Safety and Privacy in a Digital Europe
May 15, 2012
Brussels, Belgium

Panel Discussion: Kids, Privacy and Online Drama

Dec. 13, 2011
Washington, D.C.

2011 Annual Conference

Evaluate. Innovate. Collaborate. Strategies for Safe and Healthy Online Use
Nov. 9, 2011
Washington, D.C.

FOSI/Tech Freedom COPPA Panel

Oct. 12, 2011
Washington, D.C.

Who Needs Parental Controls? Roundtable discussion

Who Needs Parental Controls? A survey of awareness, attitudes and use of online parental controls.
Sept. 21, 2011
Sunnyvale, CA

FOSI Survey Release and Panel Discussion

Who Needs Parental Controls? A survey of awareness, attitudes and use of online parental controls
Sept. 14, 2011
Washington, D.C.

2011 European Forum

Every European A Digital Citizen
May 10, 2011
London, United Kingdom

Breaking Digital Dependency

Tips for Balancing Digital Life and Real Life
Feb. 24, 2011
Washington, D.C.

2010 Annual Conference

Internet Freedom, Safety and Citizenship: A Global Call to Action
Nov. 9, 2010
Washington, D.C.

FOSI GRID - Public Launch

July 26, 2010
London, United Kingdom

Sending an Online Safety Message to Congress

June 29, 2010
Washington, D.C.

2010 European Forum

Putting the Pieces Together: Building a Comprehensive Online Safety Plan
May 27, 2010
Madrid, Spain

2010 Gulf Conference

Creating a National Consensus for Online Safety
April 26, 2010
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Screening of the PBS documentary "Digital Nation"

Feb. 25, 2010
Washington, D.C.

2009 Annual Conference

Building a Culture of Responsibility: From Online Safety to Digital Citizenship
Nov. 4, 2009
Washington, D.C.

2009 European Forum

Global Digital Citizenship: Encouraging Safe and Responsible Online Use
Sept. 16, 2009
Paris, France

Wednesdays with Winston

Focus on the FTC
Aug. 26, 2009
Washington, D.C.

FOSI & Womble Carlyle Present: Wednesday with Winston

A lunchtime series focused on issues of online safety an privacy
June 24, 2009
Washington, D.C.

GSMA/FOSI Roundtable

Mobile Safety and Broadband Responsibility for All
June 17, 2009
London, United Kingdom

What Goes Online, Stays Online

Protecting Online Reputations in a Sexting Cyberspace
May 13, 2009
Washington, D.C.

Wednesdays with Winston

April 29, 2009
Washington, D.C.

2008 Annual Conference

Safe At Any Speed: Rules, Tools and Public Policies to Keep Kids Safe Online
Dec. 11, 2008
Washington, D.C.

3rd State of Online Safety Education Roundtable

Sept. 16, 2008
Mountain View, CA

FOSI & Oxford Internet Institute Conference (OII)

June 12, 2008
Oxford, United Kingdom

2nd State of Online Safety Education Roundtable

April 7, 2008
Washington D.C.

2007 Annual Conference

Rights and Responsibility: Child Protection in a Web 2.0 World
Dec. 6, 2007
Washington, D.C.

Madrid Workshop and Roundtable Event

Interactive Generations: Growing up in a Virtual World
Sept. 26, 2007
Madrid, Spain

Family Online Safety Institute Mexican Conference

Creating a National Consensus for Online Safety
June 13, 2007
Cuicuilco, Mexico City

European launch of the Family Online Safety Institute

Feb. 22, 2007
House of Commons, Westminster, London, United Kingdom

Inaugural launch of Family Online Safety Institute

Feb. 13, 2007
Kaiser Family Foundation, Washington, D.C.