Digital ACE event, a free afternoon at Beau Sejour following on from the successful annual event, Safer Internet Day. It provides guidance on online safety and security and also showcase the many areas that digital touches our lives in a very positive way. Digital ACE is about providing people with an environment that can feed and support their Aspirations, providing people with the inspiration and tools to Create new things, and to Empower us all to learn, discover and be safe in our amazing digital world.
In 2017 this event attracted over 2,500 adults and young people to Beau Sejour.
This years event is being kindly sponsored by Mourant Ozannes and organised by The Guernsey Online Safety Committee; a range of people from across education, support agencies, industry experts and government.
There are currently over 20 different companies and agencies involved with more to be confirmed in the coming weeks. As well as hands on advice for parents, the event will showcase activities for young people to get involved with, including;
Virtual Reality Gaming
Coding and Programming
This year we are also hosting the Guernsey Model Flying Club who will be showcasing their drones and giving people the opportunity to have a go on their flying simulator whilst also giving info about Drone flying in Guernsey.
Throughout the day there will be a carousel of short talks, on subjects such as staying safe and secure online, online behaviours and lifestyles and advice for parents and carers.