|9.00 - 9.30||Registration|
|9.30 - 9.40||
Opening remarks: Russell Haworth, CEO, Nominet (CEO)
|9.40 - 10.10||
Keynote speech from the Minister of State for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Margot James MP
|10.10 - 10.25||
AI Explainer: The potential impact of AI in my generation, and how we can plan for the future
Kari Lawler, Founder, Youth AI
An explainer session by one of the UK’s youngest ever start-up entrepreneurs who is one of the top ten teen female tech talents in the UK.
|10.25 - 10.45||
|10.45 - 11.45||
Online Safety – Making the UK the safest place to be online
A goldfish panel to discuss how the UK can be the safest place to be online with a focus on cyberbullying, hate speech and marginalisation.
|11.45 - 12.00||
Ansgar Koene, Senior Research Fellow, Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute, University of Nottingham
An explainer session on how algorithms work and what the implications in terms of how we access information.
|12.00 - 13.00||Lunch|
|13.00 - 13.45||
Mapping the progress of GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018
2018 was a significant year for data protection legislation.
Not only did we see the introduction of GDPR, but also the UK establish its own Data Protection Act. This session will review how industry and consumers have reacted to these legislative developments and look at what more needs to be done.
|13.45 - 14.20||
Countering data exploitation – In Conversation with Ailidh Callander and Jamie Bartlett
In the shadow of high-profile stories such as Cambridge Analytica this session will discuss the ethics of selling personal data to third parties and using personal data or non-PII for targeted promoted content. It will also discuss how data protection law can be a tool to counter data exploitation, including by non-consumer facing companies.
|14.20 - 14.40||
|14.40 - 15.10||
Lessons learnt from Paris and Dubai
|15.10 - 16.30||
Cybersecurity and the Internet of Things – ‘Security by Design’
Following the publication of the DCMS report “Secure by Design: Improving the cybersecurity of consumer Internet of Things”, we have convened a panel to discuss the report’s context, recommendations and reception. This session will be introduced by the author of the report Edward Venmore-Rowland, before the discussion is kicked off by the Chair, Olaf Kolkman.
|16.30 - 17.00||
Sum up by Olivier Crepin-Leblond, Chair of the Internet Society UK Chapter
Networking drinks & Close