State of the Internet: Fostering a Healthy Digital Civic Society

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Moderator Julia Vallera of the Mozilla Foundation, Mary Danko of Fletcher Free Library and Abbie Tykocki of Burlington Telecom, along with other local stakeholders in a discussion about the state of the internet and how it impacts Vermont communities. Session participants will get an introduction to current methodologies that Mozilla Foundation uses to gauge internet health across key indicators, such as openness, inclusion, privacy, security, decentralization, and others. We’ll explore how these issues and more effect the diverse communities in and around Burlington, Vermont. What strengths, weaknesses, and disparities do we see? What steps can we take to address gaps and vulnerabilities that foster a healthy digital civil society.

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  • Production Date: 10/19/2017
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  • Town: Burlington
  • Geography: Burlington
  • Event Type: General
  • Content Type: Other

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