The UK Youth Online Unconference is a free event for anyone with an interest in how technology impacts upon, or can be used in, work with under 18s. It will be an opportunity to discuss, demonstrate and explore what the latest online developments mean for work with young people. It will take place on Saturday 27th September, 10am till 5pm in London. The event is being run on a not-for-profit basis and participation is free.
The event will be based around four themes:
Online safety and opportunity – keeping young people safe online, and balancing safety with opportunity.
Youth participation online – getting young people involved in decision making through online tools and environments.
Promoting services and messages to young people – online marketing and communication with young people.
Projects: youth work 2.0 – looking at projects and approaches to work with young people that make use of online technologies.
For more information and registration details are available here