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Continuum of Online/Offline Harm Conference 2023

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The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice in NTU's School of Social Sciences is pleased to invite you to attend the Continuum of Online/Offline Harm Conference for 2023.

Join us on Thursday 6 July 2023 to hear from speakers from

  • From: Thursday 6 July 2023, 9 am
  • To: Thursday 6 July 2023, 6 pm
  • Location: NTU Events and Conferencing, 1 Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Cost: Free
  • Booking deadline: Tuesday 4 July 2023, 5.00 pm
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Event details

This conference brings together the disciplines of offline and online harm with a focus on victimisation which considers the continuum of harm that permeates across them.

You can find the full programme below.

Online attendance option

Please note that this is an in-person event but there is the option of attending virtually.

  • To register for attendance in-person, please click the 'Reserve your place' button at the top of this page.
  • To register as an online attendee, complete this form.


8.45 - 9.15 amRegistration
9.15 - 9.30 amWelcome and opening words - Professor Sara Owen, Executive Dean, School of Social Sciences)
9.30 - 10 amKeynote: Professor David Wall
10.15 - 11.15 am

Session 1: Cybercrime

Chair: Dr Tine Munk

  • When Worlds Collide - Phillip Wane, Nottingham Trent University
  • From Telegram to Tate Britain: Drag Queen Story Hour and the British Extreme Right - Catherine Stinton, University of York
  • Behavioural Responses to Receiving Misogynistic Attacks Online (Online) - Luise Koch, Technical University Munich
11.15 - 11.30 amTea and coffee
11.30 am - 12.30 pm

Session 2: Image-Based Sexual Abuse

Chair: Dr Morag Kennedy

  • More than 'Just a Picture': the Continuum of Harm in Non-Consensual Sexual Image Sharing - Jade Gilbourne, University of York
  • Stigma and the (In)accessibility of Support for Victim-Survivors of Image-Based Sexual Abuse - Georgina Mclocklin, Nottingham Trent University
  • Changing the Law on Intimate Image Abuse: A New Paradigm for Image-Based Domestic Abuse? - Dr Kirsty Welsh, Nottingham Trent University
12.30 - 1.30 pmLunch
1.30 - 2.45 pm

Session 3: Hate Crime

Chair: Dr Tine Munk

  • Online Hate, Offline Violence: Antisemitism as a Memetic Hatred (Online) - Dr Ariel Koch, Reichman University (Israel)
  • The Dark Side of Social Media: Exploring LGBTQ+ Online Hate and its Impacts Online/Offline - Dr Rachel Keighley, University of Leicester
  • An Exploration of How Online Threats of Violence can Impact Mosque Worshippers and the Factors which Enable this - Mikhail Sulaiman Azad, Birmingham City University
  • 'Seriously, Don't Leave Your Flat'... I was Doxxed - Grayson Bartels, University of Edinburgh
2.45 - 4 pm

Session 4: Future Challenges

Chair: Dr Morag Kennedy

  • Dolls and Sex Robots: Panacea or Pandora's Box? - Dr Neil Radford, Nottingham Trent University
  • AutOnoME: The Exploration of Transgender and Non-Binary Autistic Young People's Use of Online Spaces - Anthony Gifford, Nottingham Trent University
  • Examining Cyberbullying and Cyberstalking through the Lens of Intimate Partner Violence: A Caribbean Perspective - Chantelle Cummings, University of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Exploring Online Victimology: Insights, Challenges, and Future Directions within a Routine Activities Framework (Online) - Dr Troy Smith, Targeted Evidence- Based Research Solutions
4 - 4.30 pmTea and coffee
4.30 - 5.30 pm

Co-Victimisation Panel: What's the impact and support available for co-victims?

Chair: Dr Tine Munk

  • Nick Gazzard (Hollie Gazzard Trust)
  • Clare Wadsworth (A Safe Place Bristol)
  • Samantha Shrewsbury
  • Dominic Underwood, Policy and Scrutiny Officer for Victims and Vulnerabilities (Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire)
5.30 - 6 pmEnd of day discussion and consolidation
6 pmWine reception

Booking information

Lunch will be provided, so please ensure you let us know of any dietary requirements upon booking.

Location details


NTU Events and Conferencing
1 Burton Street


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