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CyberWayFinder Workshop

CyberWayFinder Workshop

On November 24th and 25th I’ll be running a CryptoParty/Privacy Salon type event in Brussels for the Cyber Way Finder: Women in Cybersecurity Workforce Development Program: Cyber Way Finder: Women in Cybersecurity Workforce Development Program – Cybersecurity is a growing industry in a world where continuous […]

hack.lu highlights

hack.lu highlights

I spent a great, if exhausting, few days as MC at hack.lu last week. Once again it was a great conference, providing insights about what is going on and what is possible and not always welcome. Some of the talks, such as “Queer Privacy & […]

CRYPTO-APÉRO 08/11/17

CRYPTO-APÉRO 08/11/17

CRYPTO-APÉRO is an event by SECURITYMADEIN.LU about privacy aimed at the after-work crowd. On November 8th the topic of the 2nd apero of the year will be Internet of Things and we’ll have some fun examining what some call the Internet of Shit. Event details are […]

Next Privacy Salon 07/11/17: All Hail Our Algorithmic Overlords

Next Privacy Salon 07/11/17: All Hail Our Algorithmic Overlords

In this Privacy Salon we’ll be taking a quick dive into the “Black Boxes” that increasingly control many aspects of our lives, assessing (as much as we can) their influence, and seeing what we can do to keep control in an age of “algorithmic overlords” […]

“Big Data – Who Does What With My Data?” campaign launched

“Big Data – Who Does What With My Data?” campaign launched

The new BEE SECURE campaign that I have been working on has just launched today! I worked on the overall concept, the school training programme – creating the materials and presentation, as well as activities and installations for public events and “youth houses”. Further information […]

Speaking at 11th International Conference “Keeping Children and Young People Safe Online”, Warsaw

Speaking at 11th International Conference “Keeping Children and Young People Safe Online”, Warsaw

On September 19th & 20th I’ll be doing two sessions at the “Keeping Children and Young People Safe Online” conference in Warsaw.

I’ll be reprising the #TOYSRUS talk from the Insafe Trainer Meeting in Zagreb on Tuesday 19th,  unfortunately without Barbara Buchegger of saferinternet.at this time.

Digital Privacy Salon Special Edition: BIG DATA 11/10/17

Big Data is a buzzword these days – but is it really the new oil or the new power? Join us and our special guest speaker Sarah Jamie Lewis to discover exactly what is Big Data, how it affects our everyday lives, the privacy issues […]

Better Internet for Kids Youth Programme

Better Internet for Kids Youth Programme

Pleased to announce that I will be consulting part-time on the Better Internet for Kids Youth Programme until the end of the year. More details to follow but I’ll see you at the Safer Internet Forum in October 😉

New campaign for BEE SECURE

New campaign for BEE SECURE

I’m delighted to say that I’m working on the new campaign for BEE SECURE about Big Data. BEE SECURE has a new campaign each year focusing on a different subject within the general topic of its remit. Recent topics have included the Cloud (which I worked on with Debbie Plein) and Hate Speech.

Speaking on Internet of Toys at Insafe Trainer Meeting Zagreb

On July 18th I’ll be speaking along with the wonderful Barbara Buchegger of saferinternet.at at the Insafe Trainer Meeting Zagreb on the Internet Of Toys. Here’s the outline for the talk: #toysrus? Throughout the ages kids have imagined their toys coming to life & being […]