The National Telecommunications and Information Administration appointed IEF Executive Director Tim Lordan to the NTIA’s Online Safety and Technology Working Group that was established as part of the “Protecting Children in the 21st Century Act.” In the appointment letter dated April 1, 2009 NTIA Acting Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information Anna Gomez noted “President […]
On Thursday, March 12 members of the GetNetWise Advisory Board were given an advanced tour of the parental controls on Microsoft Windows 7, the next iteration of the Windows operating system. The tour included previews of how the new operating system would provide parents with choices for who their children contact and what content they […]
We have just finished posting all of the audio and video from every panel and keynote at the 5th Annual State of the Net 2009 Conference. The videos and audio are next embedded within the agenda page on the Conference Web page. Here are all the direct links to the keynote and panel audio and […]
Washington, DC – We were thrilled to hear on our evening commute that local radio personality Chilli Amar for Mix 107.3 lists GetNetWise.org as one of her favorite sites for “all you need to know about keeping the net safe.” Chilli also posted a blog about it on her blog.
Leading Tech Policy Conference Sponsored by Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee Will Feature Obama Tech Official What: State of the Net Conference When: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Wednesday, January 14, 2009 Where: Hyatt Regency, Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC You can register for this widely-attended conference and view the agenda […]
Internet Education Foundation Executive Director Tim Lordan will be speaking tomorrow at the European Parliament at the TOWARDS THE DIGITAL WORLD IN 2025 conference hosted by the European Internet Foundation. An agenda for the conference is now posted and a live broadcast of the full meeting program will be available. In addition, Mr. Lordan will […]