The General Teaching Council for Scotland

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Scottish Internet Safety Summit 2017

Parent Zone will be facilitating the Scottish Government's 2017 Internet Safety Summit, sponsored by Vodafone.

This free summit will focus on the Scottish Government's newly published Internet Safety Strategy, and will be opened by Mark McDonald MSP, Minister for Childcare and Early Years.

This will be an opportunity for professionals working in the field of online and digital safety to learn more about the issues faced by young people, and hear about upcoming approaches and solutions from a panel of expert speakers.

Topics include:

  • Online risk and harm: a look into the current risks the digital are presents to us
  • Emerging risks: what challenges do children face in a developing digital world?
  • Responses: how can young people and families embrace the digital age safely?

Event Details

Date: Wednesday 29 November 2017
Times: 10am - 4pm
Venue: John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AY

REgistration

Free tickets and full agenda available here.