Tuesday 20.09.11, 19:00
«Interactive» Politics (Discussions)

How do politicians, regional and federal authorities plan their PR-campaigns in social networks and how does the audience react? Is this communication a two-way process? Have the authorities and the population grown closer to each other? Can social media become a place where Russian civil society will be forged? 

Date:

20.09.11

Time:

19:00

format:

Discussions

Place:

STRELKA

Price:

FREE

Language:

russian

Social media (blogs, Facebook and Twitter) give the authorities a means to talk directly to the most progressive part of electorate. 

Goals: to discuss real Russian political socialization practices and to assess positive and negative effects of the process.

Curated by SUP.

Moderator: Dmitry Demchenko (chief moderator, Dmitry Medvedev’s blogs).

Participants: 
Roman Badanin (first deputy editor-in-chief, Gazeta.ru)
Roman Cheluskin (chief editor, Livejournal.ru) 
Marina Litvinovich (blogger)