Protecting children in cyberspace Cyta seminar for World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
Cyta seminar for World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
Cyta invites you to a seminar entitled "Protecting Children in Cyberspace". The topic has been selected by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) of which Cyprus is an active member.
The seminar will take place on Friday 15 May from 08:30 to 12:30 at the Evagoras Lanitis Centre (Carob Mill) in Limassol. Speakers from Greece and Cyprus have been invited to share their knowledge and experience of the topic and to answer questions from the audience.
This event is open to the public.
The seminar is supported by the Ministry of Education & Culture and the Ministry of Communications & Works.
08:30-09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00-09:15 Welcome Addresses
Photis Savvides, CEO, Cyta
Andreas Christou, Mayor of Limassol
Zena Poulli, Director of Secondary Education, Ministry of Education & Culture
Nicos Nicolaides, Minister of Communications and Works
09:15-10:45 Upbringing and Prevention: Learning and Protection in Cyberspace
Alecos Alexandrou, Head of Data Management, Cyta
Michalis Tortouris, IT Inspector for Secondary Education, Ministry of Education and Culture
Yiannos Ioannou, Representative, Association of IT Teachers
Constantina Sofroniou, 3rd Year Pupil, Ayios Dometios High School
Marcos Nicolettis, Head, Electronic Crime Prevention, Cyprus Police
Dr. Yiannis Laouris, Director, CyberEthics Project
Moderator: Anastasia Economou, Head, New Technologies, Cyprus Pedagogical Institute, Ministry of Education and Culture
10:45-12:30 Interval – Coffee
11:00-12:30 Children and Cyberspace, a Modern Social Phenomenon
Dr. Efstratios Papanis, Professor of Sociology, University of the Aegean
Dr. Giorgos Kormas, Scientific Consultant, Adolescent Health Unit, 2nd Paediatric Clinic, University of Athens
Moderator: Dr Despina Economou, Chair, Adolescent Health Committee, Cyprus Paediatric Association
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