"Another Successful eSafe Conference has Come to a Close, and we Couldn't be More Thrilled!"
I, Jayesh Sebastian, the Conference Director of the eSafe International Conference on "Children's Well-being in a Digital World", would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to everyone who made the event a grand success. The conference held on Monday, 6th February 2023 at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel, Abu Dhabi, was a great platform for thought leaders, experts, and stakeholders to come together and discuss the crucial issue of online safety for children.
I would like to extend my heartfelt gratitude to our inaugurator, H E Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mabarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence for his support and presence at the conference. The conference was also honored by the presence of Eng. Adel Salem Alkaff Al Hashmi, the eSafe Conference Chairman, and the keynote speakers, Dr. Mohammed Al Kuwaiti, Head of Cybersecurity, UAE Government, and Iain Drennan, Executive Director of WeProtect Global Alliance, UK.
I would like to extend a special thanks to our distinguished panel speakers- HE Dr. Bushra Almulla , Dr. Ibrahim Aldabal, Lt. Col. Abdulrahman Al Tamimi, Ms.Zoya Ahmed, Sanjana Bhardwaj , Saji Thomas, Dr. Nooreya Alobaidli, Ms. Hour Almadhaani, Dr. Najlaa Al Naqbi, Ziad El Haddad,Ms. Nisha Lathif, Mr. Illyas Kooliyankal, and Dr. Atheer Al-Mousa, for their valuable insights and contributions towards the success of the conference.
I would also like to extend my gratitude to our strategic partner, Tachyon360 and eSafe Board Members for their support and contributions. The hard work and dedication of our student volunteers cannot go unnoticed.
I also take this opportunity to congratulation the schools who were awarded with the eSafe Child Online Protection Award 2022 - Ambassador School - Sharjah , Habitat Schools (Habitat Private School, Al Jurf, Ajman), Our Own English High School– Fujairah , SCHOLARS INDIAN PRIVATE SCHOOL, Ras Al Khaima, The Bloomington Academy, Ajman, Merryland International School, Abu Dhabi, Alitqan American School مدرسة الإتقان الأمريكية Sharjah, LEADERS PRIVATE SCHOOL, SHARJAH, The Cambridge High School Abu Dhabi and Global Indian School, Ajman. Your commitment to ensuring a safe and secure digital environment for children is truly commendable.
I would also like to acknowledge and extend my heartfelt gratitude to the student who was honored among People of Determination and the entire students who participated in the "Student Speaker on Digital Safety" campaign. Your efforts and dedication towards creating a safe digital world for children are truly inspiring.
Once again, I would like to thank all our attendees, partners, and sponsors for their support and participation. The success of this conference would not have been possible without your unwavering support.
Jayesh Sebastian eSafe Conference Director, Founder and Director Takyon & Tachyon360