Troy University team to give Cyberkids presentation in Decatur

Posted: Thursday, 14 April 2011

TROY—A team from Troy University’s Office of Information Technology will visit Decatur Tuesaday, April 19, to help parents keep their children safe from internet predators.

The TROY team will deliver a Cyberkids presentation at 9:35 a.m. at Decatur Baptist Church as part of the 9th Annual Alabama Child Safety Conference, according to Greg Price, Troy University’s Chief Technology and Security Officer. Price will deliver the presentation “Protecting Children in Cyberspace, An Overview of Internet Crimes Against Children.”

Price has nearly 15 year’s experience in internet security and cybercrime investigations and has analyzed more than 400 digital crime cases. In 2008, Price launched the Alabama Cyberkids Safety Program in conjunction with the Alabama Attorney General’s Office in 2008. Price and his team from Troy University have given internet safety presentations to more than 90,000 attendees.

For more information on the Cyberkids presentation, please visit http://whoswatchingalabama.org.