Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (CPSR)

Organization's slogan: 
Technology is driving the future... It's up to us to do the steering.

CPSR is a global organization promoting the responsible use of computer technology. Founded in 1981, CPSR educates policymakers and the public on a wide range of issues. CPSR has incubated numerous projects such as Privaterra, the Public Sphere Project, EPIC (the Electronic Privacy Information Center), the 21st Century Project, the Civil Society Project, and the CFP (Computers, Freedom & Privacy) Conference. Originally founded by U.S. computer scientists, CPSR now has members in 26 countries on six continents.

Year the organization was founded: 
1983
Organizational engagement: 
Inactive
Organization's headquarters: 
Seattle, Washington, USA
Organization's geographic focus: 
World
Contact person: 
Douglas Schuler, acting executive director
Contact information: 
douglas [*at*] cpsr [*dot*] org