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SAVE THE DATE 8th February- Keeping Children Safe Online: A collaborative approach to Internet Safety

This conference is being organised by the Internet Safety Subgroup of Galway and Roscommon Children and Young People’s Services Committees and they are delighted to have secured Denis Naughton, Geoffrey Shannon, Jasmina Byrne and Gillian Baker as speakers.

Event Details:

Go to https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/keeping-children-safe-online-registration-30... to register for this event.

Date:Wed 8 February 2017
Time:09:15 – 14:00 GMT
Location: Institute for Lifecourse and Society
Upper Newcastle Road
Dangan
NUI, Galway

DESCRIPTION
The aim of this half-day seminar is:
- To promote awareness of the current issues regarding children, young people and internet safety
- To provide information regarding supports for online safety
- To highlight the importance of interagency working
- To answer the questions of parents and professionals relating to internet use

Target audience:
- Parents of children and young people in Galway and Roscommon
- Professionals working with children and young people in Galway and Roscommon

Confirmed Speakers:
Denis Naughton TD
Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources

Dr. Geoffrey Shannon
Special Rapporteur on Child Protection

Jasmina Byrne
Senior Researcher, UNICEF

Gillian Baker
Regional Services Manager, ISPCC
Video screening by Comhairle na nÓg

FAQs
Will there be free parking at the event?
Yes, free parking is available in the 'park and ride' car park adjacent to the Institute for Lifecourse and Society but attendees must display a valid parking permit. Parking permits will be issued by email in advance of the seminar.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. You do not have to bring a printed ticket to the event.

Can I update my registration information?
Yes, you can update your registration information should you wish to do so.