June 8th 2015 AM: WISE KIDS delivered a series of Social Reporter workshops for young people (aged 11-14) at the Digital 2015 Conference. Some of the themes explored included the changing world of social media, privacy and reputation, the importance of having an online presence, key traits of successful bloggers/vloggers and how they handle negative comments. Young people shared some of their favourite YouTubers (see pics)! The workshops also featured a guest presentation from well-known blogger and Huffington Post columnist, Laura Emily Dunn, about her blogging experiences.
PM Education and Skills Panel session: Sangeet participated in a Digital Skills Panel and pre-TeachMeet panel session which explored the skills gap in Wales and how to address this, as well as how education needs to transform to better equip young people for the future. The panel sessions included panellist like Ian Livingstone, Ian Fordham, Professor Khalid Al-Begain, Claire Price and others.