Will Gardner is the CEO of Childnet, a children’s charity working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children. Will Gardner has been at Childnet since 2000 and has been the CEO since 2009. He is a Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre, in which Childnet is a partner alongside two other charities, the Internet Watch Foundation and the South West Grid for Learning, and in this role Childnet organises Safer Internet Day in the UK. He is a member of the Executive Board of the UK Council for Child Internet Safety, and is also on Facebook’s Safety Advisory Board. Will lives in London with his wife and their 5 children. CEO, Childnet Director, UK Safer Internet Centre
Will Gardner has written in: News & blogs.
27th January, 2017
‘Be the change’ this Safer Internet Day
8th February, 2016
Empower young people to take the lead in creating a better internet
23rd February, 2015
Safer Internet Day 2015: the biggest yet
The CEO of Childnet and Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre discusses the successes and lessons learned from Safer Internet Day 2015.
21st November, 2014
The importance of being a good friend online
A perspective on online friendship to mark Anti Bullying Week, a time for parents, carers and educators to engage children in helping to prevent, and respond to, bullying.