The Importance of Communication, Especially On-Going Communication

“As a both a new father and as our Executive Director, David Bray writes on the affirmative impacts that can result from adopting an empathetic “bridging” mindset across different groups. A potential unintended consequence of the Internet is the combination of 24/7 news, social media, and the ability of individuals to publish online whatever they want (which […]

Making a Difference in Local Communities

People Centred Internet (PCI) would like to highlight the efforts of Orrin “Checkmate” Hudson, who is providing motivational programs and chess lessons to help thousands of kids stay out of trouble and lead successful lives, as the organisation puts it, “one move at a time”. Here are a few videos spotlighting the work that Orrin […]

How Government Can Adapt to ‘Exponential Times’

People Centred Internet (PCI), Executive Director, Dr. David Bray, recently spoke at a public service conference in Australia on the need for positive #ChangeAgents. Below is an excerpt with a link to a longer article about that talk; the full article is available here. ________________________ […Excerpt…] Futurists like Bray strongly believe profound social and economic […]

People-Centered Internet and Foreign Affairs LIVE: Public Sector CIOs and their Evolving Role

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rg7ugsfoV5w&w=560&h=315] At a recent event co-sponsored by Foreign Affairs Magazine and the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center, Council on Foreign Relations member, Dr. David Bray, Executive Director of People Centered Internet (PCI), gave a closing keynote on a program focused on Public Sector Chief Information Officers and their evolving role, challenges, and opportunities, in […]

Proven Last-Mile Solutions on Tribal Lands

The People-Centered Internet (PCI) would like to spotlight the work of Martin Casado, Mariel Triggs, Brian Shih and several positive #ChangeAgents associated with Mural Net. Mural Net is focused on providing free broadband connectivity to students on tribal lands. Mural Net believes that broadband is no longer a luxury since 70% of US teachers now assign […]

IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 23 May 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 23 May 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 16 May 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 16 May 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 9 May 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 9 May 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 2 May 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 2 May 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

How We All Can Be Positive #ChangeAgents

Our world is changing rapidly and there is no textbook guide to indicate where the next decade will take us. In order to encourage a better future and a more People-Centered Internet, we must be willing to encourage people to want to be positive #ChangeAgents willing to strive to make a positive difference however they […]