The Need for People-Centered Sources of Hope for Our Digital Future Ahead

By David Bray With the People-Centered Internet coalition, several of us — including Vint Cerf, Mei Lin Fung, Marci Harris, Ray Wang, Eric Rasmussen, Lin Wells, Annie Sobel, Bevon Moore, Stephanie Wander, Corina DuBois, Don Codling, John Taschek and many more — met on 10 Dec 2018 to discuss the challenges facing open, pluralistic societies with our digital era. Specifically, we were […]

IEEE Internet Initiative Wraps Up Five-year Effort

New Connectivity Coalition and others will continue to work toward Internet inclusion By Deepak Maheneshwari PCI was a very active player in 3i – the IEEE Internet Initiative and we played a pivotal role in transitioning the Working Groups formed during our 3i Internet Inclusion Advancing Solutions bi-yearly series of meetings held from 2016 – […]

Highlights, Insights and Soundbites from the “Our People-Centered Digital Future” Event

Held December 10, 2018 at the Fairmont Hotel, San Jose. The Occasion Marked the near 50% Tipping Point for Global Internet Access and 70 Years Since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Archive of the Livestream available online with subtitles. Visual Journal by Eileen Clegg and Yolanda Youngblood, Visual Insight A historic event scaling […]

News Flash: Mei Lin Fung Speaking at CSW Global 2018 on October 24-28

Mei Lin Fung, co-founder of People-Centered Internet, is speaking at the Crowd Sourcing Week (CSW) Global conference, held between the 24th and the 28th of October, in Washington DC. Find out more about the event and register to attend here.         ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook […]

Puerto Rico Delegation Visit to Singapore

By Mei Lin Fung Following our work thinking about Digital Puerto Rico, People-Centered Internet’s RAND Corporation project team leader Marci Harris and team members Linton Wells and Mei Lin Fung accompanied a delegation from Puerto Rico.  This visit to Singapore had already been in planning before the devastation wrecked by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and was set […]

Mei Lin Fung and Marsali Hancock Receive Women in Leadership: Changing the World (WLCW) 2018 Awards

Image: Mission College Mei Lin Fung, Co-Founder of People Centred Internet (PCI) and Marsali Hancock, Women and Ethics Lead, were humbled and honored to be chosen for the Women in Leadership: Changing the World (WLCW) 2018 Award, as presented by the Women in Leadership Committee at Mission College in Santa Clara, CA. The award recognizes women who have made a profound impact […]

Message from Mei Lin Fung, Co-Founder

Hello from Mei Lin… We’ve come a long way since the People Centered Internet kicked off at Stanford in 2015. So when Vint Cerf as our Chairman called for a “Marshall Plan” for Puerto Rico, we knew this was the moment we were waiting for. Dr. David Bray, our Executive Director joined us after serving as CIO of […]