[LINK] 'Growing Australia Online' Conference
Tue, 5 Nov 2002 16:57:31 +1100
>> The conference is titled "Growing Australia Online" and deals with online
>> content regulation and associated internet technologies in Australia.
>> Full details can be found at;
> NetAlert Limited is an independent community advisory body established
> by the Commonwealth government ...
[Do I hear alarm bells starting to ring?]
> to educate, promote and encourage Australians in both
> using the Internet and managing their access to it.
>also stated as
> community education and advocacy organisation on matters to
> do with access to and safe use of the Internet. ..
>(safe surfing for families)
[Oh, yes, of course, NetAlert - the smiling face of the government censor.
What a con!!]
Roger Clarke http://www.anu.edu.au/people/Roger.Clarke/
Xamax Consultancy Pty Ltd, 78 Sidaway St, Chapman ACT 2611 AUSTRALIA
Tel: +61 2 6288 1472, and 6288 6916
Visiting Professor, Uni of Hong Kong, Dept of Comp Sci and Info Sys
Visiting Fellow, Australian National University, Dept of Comp Sci