Safer Internet Day Celebration Tuesday to Feature Senator Chuck Schumer
Huffington Post - about 3 years
Safer Internet Day event to be webcast from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday
Safer Internet Day (SID) has been celebrated in Europe and around the world since 2004. While a few companies and organizations have sponsored Safer Internet Day programs in the U.S. over the years, there has yet to be an officially sanctioned U.S. event supported by a wide coalition of companies, non-profit organizations and government entities, until now.
This year ConnectSafely.org, the non-profit Internet safety organization where I serve as co-director, was appointed as the first U.S. host for Safer Internet Day. On Feb. 11, it will host the official U.S. Safer Internet Day 2014 event in Washington, D.C.
The event, which will feature U.S. Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer, will be a celebration of the positive ways in which we all use the Internet. Young people, educators, representatives from technology companies, youth-serving organizations and government officials will speak along with a panel discussi
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