• Senator Stephen Conroy to be on Australia Talks on Monday

    Mar 28 2010, 11:36

    Senator Stephen Conroy, the Minister responsible for the Government’s plan to filter the Internet, will be a guest on Australia Talks with Paul Barclay on ABC’s Radio National on Monday evening (6pm AEDST, 5pm Qld/NT and 3pm WA).

    The Australia Talks website has all the details here (and here is a screenshot confirming Senator Conroy’s appearance on the program).

    In addition to Senator Conroy, the other guests include:

    • Colin Jacobs, Vice-Chair, Electronic Frontiers Australia;
    • Professor Catharine Lumby, Director Journalism and Media Research Centre, University of New South Wales;
    • Mark Newton, Network engineer; and
    • Michael Grace, Regional Director Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific, Netsweeper, internet filtering and web access company.

    Tune in on Monday evening to listen to what should be an interesting debate on Internet filtering in Australia.

    Of course, as it is talkback radio you can also call in to the program to ask your questions and to participate in the discussion.  To join the discussion during the broadcast, call 1300 22 55 76 (1300 CALL RN) for the cost of a local call from anywhere in Australia. (Calls from mobile phones are charged as per your normal rate plan).

    Update: You can listen online here.

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