Safer Internet Day with Paul Litherland

Free Library

Event Information

  • Date DATE
    2 March 2023
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  • Time TIME
    6.30 - 8PM
  • Location LOCATION
    Manning Library
  • Cost COST
    Free, booking essential
  • Hosted by HOSTED BY
    City of South Perth Libraries

Join 2022 WA Australian of the Year, Paul Litherland to understand how to surf safe online for Safer Internet Day. Paul will officially launch the City of South Perth Libraries achievement of eSmart accreditation.

Whether you are the concerned parent of a social media user, an adult who is anxious about your privacy, or you are on the look out for useable tools to support family members or staff with their online behaviour, this presentation is not to be missed!

About the Presenter

As an ex-police officer of 20 years, including time spent with the Technology Crime Investigation Unit, Paul Litherland is a leading cyber safety expert and one of Western Australia’s most sought after presenters. Having worked with over 600 schools and 100 corporations across the nation, he has a comprehensive understanding of the risks faced by children and adults alike when engaging with the online world.

About eSmart

eSmart Libraries is a free purpose-built system designed to equip libraries and connect library users with the skills they need for smart, safe and responsible use of technology

About Safer Internet Day

Over the years, Safer Internet Day has become a landmark event in the online safety calendar. Starting as an initiative of the EU SafeBorders project in 2004, Safer Internet Day has grown beyond its geographic zone and is now celebrated in approximately 180 countries and territories worldwide.

From cyberbullying to social networking to digital identity, each year Safer Internet Day aims to raise awareness of emerging online issues and current concerns

Manning Library

2 Conochie Cres, Manning