In our final Safety Tech 101 event of the series, Ryan Jackson, (Manager, Safety Tech Innovation Network) caught up with Ant Cousins (CEO, Factmata) about how technology can identify and flag online content that includes false, misleading or harmful narratives.
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In the fourth of our Safety Tech 101 series, Sofia Hicks, (Safety Tech Policy Lead, DCMS) spoke to Tracy Chou (CEO, BlockParty) about how technology can empower users to help reduce online harms for themselves and take control of their personal online experiences.
In the third of our Safety Tech 101 series, Sofia Hicks (Safety Tech Policy Lead, DCMS) caught up with Henry Platten (CEO, GoBubble) who provided a comprehensive explanation of the technologies used at platform level to support human moderators detect toxic content and behaviour online.
The Safety Tech Innovation Network welcomed speakers from the Age Verification Providers Association and Yoti to discuss all aspects of age assurance – from policy to methods, and why we need to create a level playing field for people doing age checks.
UK Export Minister Mike Freer, former head of National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) Ciaran Martin and psychologist Professor Mary Aiken were among those highlighting the potential of the UK and global Safety Tech sector at a launch event for the UK Safety Tech Providers Directory.
The Safety Tech Innovation Network is hosting a series of webinars focused on finding funding opportunities for Safety Tech businesses.
In the kickoff event of the Safety Tech Innovation Network “101” series, attendees heard from experts from Tech Against Terrorism on how websites and platforms can take simple steps to protect themselves from terrorist content.
Three new cross-sector expert groups have been established to lead the UK safety tech sector’s response to the challenges identified in recent DCMS skills and capabilities research.
Lightning talks and a bid clarification event were held on 10/11 November.