The past two years have seen an explosion of privacy scandals ranging from data breaches to the manipulation of elections – and mobile apps have been right at the heart of them. How did our work become so badly abused, what might we have done differently, and how can we put things right for the future? Join me for some new perspectives on privacy, ethics, and reclaiming pride in our craft.
Ahead of 2019 I caught up with lead organiser Steve on his podcast.
We are people of enormous power and influence over the web. I empower digital professionals to use that power wisely. As a tech policy and regulation specialist, I educate the makers of the web on the policy issues which impact their work, inspire communities to participate constructively in the regulatory sphere, and represent the tech sector in the advocacy processes which shape the web.