Social Media - Public meeting in Christchurch this Sunday
Public meeting in Christchurch this Sunday, about public
media and social media.
• What’s going on with media
in New Zealand?
• Is Facebook out of
• Can social media be a public service?
role of social media is in the spotlight after the terrible
events last Friday.
To raise these issues so everyone can
take part in the discussion, the Better Public Media Trust
is holding a public meeting this Sunday at Undercroft 101 in
the University of Canterbury, Ilam Campus.
What should be
the future of social media?
What's about NZ's public
Speakers include Dr Peter Thompson, Sir Bob
Parker, Julian Wilcox, Ali Jones, Donald Matheson and the
When: Sunday 24th March from 1pm to
Where: Undercroft 101, University of Canterbury,
1.00pm - Dr Peter Thompson to
deliver the David Beatson Memorial Speech
Prize-giving for the BPM Student Challenge
1.30pm - Panel
Sir Bob Parker - ex-Mayor and
Julian Wilcox - ex-Broadcaster
Jones - PR and Journalist
Donald Matheson - Assoc.
Professor at University of Canterbury
2.30pm - Better
Public Media AGM (members only)
Note: Previously the
Hon. Kris Faafoi, Minister of Broadcasting, Communications
and Digital Media was to deliver the keynote speech but has
pulled out due to the terrorist attack.
information, go to www.betterpublicmedia.org.nz
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