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Safe and responsible gaming: Three dimensions of ambition and change

Zoom Webinar

Speaker: Niina Ojala, Lead Product Manager in Player Safety and Compliance from Rovio Entertainment The importance of safe and responsible gaming is evermore important to prevent harm to players and enforce inspiring gaming spaces for the well-being of the players. It is widely known that online harassment and bullying is [...]

Inclusivity and Authenticity in the Metaverse

Zoom Webinar

Speakers: Dr. Kishonna Gray and Mike Pappas There are a huge variety of player communities in the world, each with their own preferences, culture, and norms. Platforms looking to provide safety for these players face a difficult challenge - how can they consistently identify and mitigate harm while also permitting [...]

Online Grooming: Examining risky encounters amid everyday digital socialization

Zoom Webinar

Speakers: Amanda Goharian, Senior Research Manager and Brooke Istook, VP Youth & Communities from Thorn This webinar will present research Thorn conducted in 2021 that explored kids’ online connections, including who they are connecting with, why they connect, and how risks of online grooming surface amid their everyday digital interactions. [...]