Ben recently travelled to Massachusetts and presented to more than 1,000 seventh graders at middle schools in the Haverhill school district. His presentations were underwritten by HTM Credit Union.

Read about what Ben Halpert wants teenagers to know what is really happening with the technology they use in their daily lives:

Cyber Expert Hosts ‘Savvy Cyber Kids’ Talk in MA

Staying safe in a connected world

Ben  is available to offer an expert voice tailored for parents, children, educators and professional audiences on a wide variety of cyber security and cyber ethics topics including:

  • Personal internet safety
  • Bully response
  • Technology balance
  • Digital reputation
  • Privacy
  • Technology education
  • Body and self-image
  • Sexting
  • Digital strangers
  • Digital parenting tips
  • Screen-time balance
  • Caregiver technology know-how
  • Video games and esports
  • Sport Teams online representation

Ben Halpert is a man on a mission: to educate and empower today’s digital citizens in the workplace, at schools and at home. By day, he is the VP of Risk and Corporate Security at Ionic Security Inc. bringing his global experience in Risk Management, Cyber Security, Physical  Security, Audit, Privacy, and Compliance to the world’s most innovative data protection  company on behalf of its’ customers. By night, he champions cyber safety and cyber ethics education throughout society via the 501(c)3 nonprofit Savvy Cyber Kids he founded in 2007. For media inquiries, email

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