25 Mar 2019

Microsoft head: "tech sector must do more post Christchurch"

From Nine To Noon, 9:20 am on 25 March 2019

President and Chief Legal Officer of the technology giant Microsoft, Brad Smith, who says the Christchurch shootings must galvanise the tech sector to work together and with governments around the world to stop the spread of obscene and violent content.

Microsoft president Brad Smith speaks on the centre stage at the 2018 edition of the annual Web Summit technology conference in Lisbon.

Microsoft president Brad Smith speaks on the centre stage at the 2018 edition of the annual Web Summit technology conference in Lisbon. Photo: AFP