Facing Up to Cyberbullying

Date: Tuesday, 26 February, 2013

Location: Engineering Building

Times: 6.30 - 8pm

An overview of the modern phenomena of Cyberbullying from mobile phone texting to online social media services such as Facebook, Twitter and Ask.fm. The presentation will give a brief history of the development of communication technologies, the laws governing harassment by electronic devices and guidelines on Internet Safety.

The speaker is Brendan Smith of the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI) at NUI Galway.

As places are limited for this event, advance booking is essential. To book a place or for further information contact Ena Brophy on 091 492664 or ena.brophy@nuigalway.ie.