Media contact: Hani Khan/ (650) 346-7045/ email@example.com
- Press release: ConnectSafely Hosts Safer Internet Day And Announces 2016 School Winners
- Press release: Safer Internet Day: Teens & Tech Leaders Tackle Online Safety Issues
- 2016 event page (with a link to the livestream)
- Press coverage
- ConnectSafely and Safer Internet Day logos
MEDIA ADVISORY FOR FEBRUARY 9, 2016
SAFER INTERNET DAY: TEENS & TECH LEADERS TACKLE ONLINE SAFETY ISSUES
Event Features WWE Star Mike “The Miz” Mizanin
Contact: Hani Khan/ (650) 346-7045/ firstname.lastname@example.org
To mark Safer Internet Day on Tuesday, February 9th, ConnectSafely.org will host the official U.S. event, “Safer Internet Day 2016: Play your part for a better Internet” at Universal Studios Hollywood. The event will bring hundreds of California middle school and high school students and technology industry leaders for a discussion on Internet Safety.
The event, live from the Globe Theater, will feature a keynote speech from WWE Superstar Mike “The Miz” Mizanin and a panel: “Rejecting Hate, Building Resilience & Growing the Good Online.” The panel, moderated by activist and student filmmaker Leo Sheng, features student leaders discussing ways they are taking their emotional well-being into their own hands and supporting their peers.
Half-day discussion between industry leaders and teens about Internet safety
ConnectSafely CEO & technology journalist Larry Magid
WWE Star and Be a Star Ambassador, Mike “The Miz” Mizanin
Digital Shepherds CEO, Tshaka Armstrong
Game developer and Crash Override founder Zoë Quinn
Technology and entertainment industry leaders
California middle school and high school students
Tuesday, February 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
(with lunch at 12:30pm)
The event will be livestreamed at SaferInternetDay.us