Experts urged the online natives to avoid hate speech in the name of freedom of expression and utilise the social media for good purposes.
Cyber security experts and academics also stressed the need for knowledge sharing on cyber security to each other at a seminar held at University of Comilla-UNIC campus in capital’s Uttara (on Friday) recently.
Cyber Crime Awareness Foundation organised the seminar in association with development agency Manusher Jonno Foundation.
UNIC Board of Trustees Chairman Prof Abdullah Shaikh Mohammad Bayzid–Ul Hasan inaugurated the progamme as chief guest while UNIC Trust Secretary General Rifazzel Hossen and CCA Foundation General Secretary Abdullah Hasan were also present on the occasion.
Addressing the function, UNIC Board of Trustees Chairman Prof Abdullah Shaikh Mohammad Bayzid–Ul Hasan said: “Digital literacy is must before adopting technology. And the social awareness programme is needed to inspire young generation in best usages of technology.”
The seminar on cyber security aimed at raising social awareness of challenges of internet space by sharing knowledge among students and academics, according to the organisers.