Europe | May 31
Program is subject to adjustments.
May 31, 2012
|8.30-9.15||Breakfast and Registration|
Why Europe needs to promote a free internet + The Digital MEP
Marietje Schaake MEP
|10.00 - 10.40||
Shifting journalism online
Alexandros Koronakis (New Europe), Eric Karstens (European Journalism Center)
|10.40 - 10.55||
The rise of a European blogosphere
Ronny Patz (bloggingportal) Researcher Online Networks
|10.55 - 11.15||Break|
Covering Brussels - Bringing conversations to the EU Piazza or recycling press releases from the institutions?
EurActiv, DebatingEurope (Adam Nyman), Maria Laura Franciosi, Teri Schultz (NPR, moderator)
How the Digital Agenda is helping democracy online | European Commission Information Society and Media DG + Q&A
Thibaut Kleiner, Member of Neelie Kroes' Cabinet
Personal Productivity Breakthrough
Dmitry Stavisky, Vice President, Evernote
Short talks: Social media: Changing relationships in politics and communications
Stephen Clark (European Parliament)
Short talks: The next step in public sphere engagement
Anne Christensen (European Commission)
Short talks: The untapped potential of Member States when communicating the EU
Aurelie Valtat (European Council)
|15.50 - 16.45||Breakout session:
Online engagement with the public sphere - building a political movement online
- The Democratic Society (Anthony Zacharzewski) Cleverwood (Julien Mourlon), David Osimo European Commission/ict4u
Facebook: our new PIAZZA DIGITALE?
Erika Mann (Facebook Europe)
|17.30 - 18.00||
Digital Vertigo: Division, Diminishment & Disillusionment in the Social Media Age
Andrew Keen, Author, Tech Crunch
|18.00 - 18.40||
CLOSING: Digital Diplomacy how can Europe use it effectively and what does it have to gain?
David Tunney, EEAS, John C. Sullivan, Counselor for Public Affairs, U.S. Mission to the EU, Member of the European Parliament Corina Cretu +moderator
Personal Democracy Media presents Civic Hall, a one-of-a-kind community center for the world’s civic innovators. Located in the heart of New York City, Civic Hall is your home for civic tech.