PSFK, in partnership with HP Matter, talks to Nuala O’Connor about the importance of advocating for basic human rights in the online space
Innovation is the new currency in today’s Idea Economy. In recognition of the leaders who are disrupting our tech-driven world, the editors at thought leadership site PSFK.com partnered with HP Matter to create the Innovators Index, a roster of digital pioneers making a global impact. This week we’ve featured Nuala O’Connor for her efforts in ensuring the civil and human rights of the individual online.
If nothing else, the Edward Snowden controversy raised awareness around the amount of personal information that exists about us online and who may have access to it. But long before these stunning revelations came to light, forward-thinking organizations have been advocating on behalf of our digital freedoms. As the details of our lives increasingly move online, these groups are becoming critical to helping define our collective digital futures.