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Social Media & Civic Culture In Canada Symposium

Date & Time:
March 17, 2018
Location:
Rozsa Centre, Main Campus

It is our pleasure to invite you to take part in the symposium entitled Social Media and Civic Culture in Canada to be held in Calgary at the Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary campus, on March 17, 2018. 

The symposium will focus on the role of social media in the mobilization of citizens for collective action and participation in Canadian democracy. It is an all-day event that will feature six speakers and a number of round-table discussions focusing on various issues pertaining to the use of social media in engaging citizens in social justice causes. Our speakers will include activists who will reflect on their experience in this area and academics who will share research results. All participants in the symposium will have the opportunity to join round-table discussions on the following topics: