The Social Media Revolution

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by Jaya Venkataraman (proposing) on Friday, January 10, 2014

Section
Arts, Media & Entertainment

Session type
Workshop

Technical level
Beginner

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Objective

Exploring the Impact of social media on journalism and news media...evolution, how to use it to affect change etc.

Description

I propose that The Goa Project reach out to Prem Panicker (http://twitter.com/prempanicker and prem.panicker@gmail.com) to moderate and lead such a discussion. He is the Managing Editor of Yahoo India and has many years of experience in the news business.

Speaker bio

Prem Panicker is an Indian cricket journalist.He was one of a handful of journalists who helped found Rediff (Nasdaq: REDF). He was based in New York, as editor of India Abroad, the largest Indian-American newspaper, after that paper was bought by Rediff. Currently he is based in Bangalore and is the Managing Editor for Yahoo! India.

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    [-] Javeeth Ahmed 3 years ago

    Thanks Jaya. Wondering if you or anybody here knows Prem Panicker personally. He definitely is a very interesting choice.

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