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This is a 45-minute introductory seminar on the topic of creating a hotline to tackle Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM). Simply join to listen and learn about the opportunities available because we want all citizens in all countries to know what to do if they come across this content and to be able to report it.
Our next webinar season of Expert Insights will begin in Spring 2022. Review summaries of the 2021 season below.
In order to focus on key areas of interest, we are encouraging Safer Internet Centres, Law Enforcement, Partners, Industry, and NGOs to submit their suggestions for future webinars: contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Focus Group 2022
What: The topic of this focus group is Grooming & Proactive Victim protection which will highlight the global impact of grooming.
Who: This is an invite ONLY Focus Group for hotlines, law enforcement and technology companies.
When: 15:00 CET (09:00 ET) to 20:00 CET (14:00 ET)
Where: Online using Microsoft Teams
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Goals of the INHOPE Summit:
National and international telecommunications companies and internet, tech and other industry, a variety of global brands, as well as international LEAs and other stakeholders including tech specialists, policy experts, company leaders and decision makers, CSR and sustainable development leads.
In addition we encourage attendance from all those start-ups and all companies who have not yet explored how they can be part of the solution when it comes to eliminating online CSAM. You need to know how to protect your own systems as well as how to make the internet safer for all digital citizens.
This event will be hosted on 20-21 September, location TBD
The INHOPE Summit is an opportunity for more industry stakeholders to learn what INHOPE does, to partner with the INHOPE network of hotlines through corporate donations and Brand Ambassadorships that your companies and employees can be part of, to raise awareness of the issue and the ability to report CSAM.
You will learn how INHOPE supports its hotlines, provides a technological infrastructure, and advocates for change.
Since the first INHOPE Summit in 2018, INHOPE has seen unprecedented growth in the establishment of hotlines in Latin America and Asia.
Currently INHOPE has 46 members hotlines around the globe, ensuring that the public can report online CSAM in whatever country they are in, so that it can be removed and investigated.
The next webinar season begins in 2022.
Anyone can register for a webinar and we will review all registrations prior to approval. You CANNOT attend anonymously as we will check to confirm your credentials.
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This year we focused on the first line of defence combatting the crisis of illegal content online. Digital first responders are the Trust and Safety operations, content moderation teams and analysts who put out the fire that is child sexual abuse material (CSAM).
This webinar presented the findings of an international research study of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the risk of online child sexual exploitation (OCSE) from the perspectives of specialist frontline professionals. The study is based on a global survey of specialist law enforcement and OCSE hotlines with follow-up interviews.
This virtual conference created a dialogue among the Travel & Tourism industry, INHOPE and ECPAT International on reporting online and offline sexual exploitation of children.
This virtual forum explored the AviaTor Project: AviaTor stands for Augmented Visual Intelligence and Targeted Online Research. AviaTor's automation and intelligence will support your law enforcement's processing, assessment and prioritisation of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) reports.
The INHOPE team presented the ESCAPE project and what Report Box is. The ESCAPE project (Funded by End Violence Against Children) represents INHOPE's vision to put an eco-system in place to ensure everyone globally can report child sexual abuse material (CSAM) encountered online...
The third webinar in our season of Expert Insights welcomed Margaux Liquard, Trust and Safety Lead at Yubo who broke down the Trust and Safety landscape to the 70+ attendees, all keen to hear how to support their teams, and take the next step in their career.
An Industry Perspective: protecting children on the internet and in real life. This invite-only webinar provided a training session tailored to hotline staff and Law Enforcement on Twitch's work to combat CSAM, their escalation procedures, and their interactions with Law Enforcement (LE).
The first webinar in our season of Expert Insights welcomed Dr Mithu Storoni who guided the 100+ attendees through her science-backed guide to tackling stress. With an audience comprising..
Our third annual INHOPE Summit was centered around how we all have a role in the fight against Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM). We examined past cases, delivered industry presentations, provided technology demonstrations and discussed how to fight crime in the 21st Century.
Combating Child and Sexual Exploitation - Project Aviator. Attendees were able to have their questions about AviaTor answered first-hand by the engineers working on the tool. Judging by the high level of participation throughout, there is a lot of excitement within the sector about AviaTor.
Drawing on news reports, academic research, campaigns videos, and his experiences in his own career fighting child sexual abuse, Guillermo Galarza zoomed in on the profiles of sexual offenders. Majority male and in positions of authority, they are watching increasingly graphic content with increasingly young children subject to increasingly violent acts.
The key to preventing child sexual abuse and exploitation from Guillermo’s perspective? Education...
During out second US Summit we highlighted how the INHOPE network of hotlines removes online images
and videos of an eight-year old girl named 'Emma'. We discussed the journey of a report, the steps that are taken by the INHOPE network, the role ICCAM plays in preventing revictimisation, and the role that businesses play in preventing online CSAM, technologies that combat online CSAM.
The first INHOPE Summit was a platform to raise awareness of issue of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) online, by understanding the demand of such content and the efforts to combat CSAM - highlighting the crucial role of INHOPE hotlines and the impact of ICCAM.