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Citizen Media and Online Engagement Webinar

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E-Democracy.Org is hosting "webinar" on citizen media and online engagement in local communities.

For the fifth in our series of Rural Voices outreach events, this live and interactive presentation will be "everywhere."

Participate via telephone access for audio and use your computer to view slides and live web demonstrations. Click on "Test Your Computer" under "join a meeting" on ReadyTalk to make sure you can access the web portion for you before the event.

  • Part One - Citizen Media and Online Engagement Introduction - 45 Minutes
  • Part Two - Online Issues Forums for Local Participation - 45 Minutes

Time: 2:00 p.m. Central Or (Or 8:00 p.m. UK, 9:00 a.m. Fri morn in New Zealand)

Date: Thursday, February 5, 2009

Place: ReadyTalk

RSVP by Monday, Feb. 2: team@e-democracy.org with "Webinar RSVP" in the subject to receive call-in/login details, please also add your name below

Cost: Free for those in Greater Minnesota. If you are outside Greater Minnesota, please make a donation of any amount before you RSVP.

More details:

Participation is free for those who live in Greater Minnesota (thanks to our Rural Voices grant from the Blandin Foundation). Those who live in the Twin Cities and outside of Minnesota are asked to make a donation of any amount before the event. These are some of the slides we will be adapting.

Please join the new Minnesota Voices online community to be informed of any webinar updates. If you have questions, contact us.

I plan to attend

To "reserve" your space now, please add your name, city, state/country and organization, blog/org link, etc. here - press edit:

  1. Steven Clift, Minneapolis, MN, E-Democracy.Org, http://e-democracy.org
  2. Ross Williams, Grand Rapids, MN, Northern Community Internet, http://www.northerncommunityinternet.org
  3. Dan Thiede, St. Paul, MN, The Minnesota Project (http://www.mnproject.org) & CERTs (http://www.cleanenergyresourceteams.org)
  4. Persephone Miel, Boston MA www.mediarepublic.org
  5. Elizabeth McLean, Washington DC, non-profit web tools advocate
  6. Nancy LaRoche, Minneapolis, MN Non-profit Web site volunteer
  7. Danna MacKenzie, Grand Marais, MN Cook County IT and Boreal Access
  8. Lars Hasselblad Torres, MIT and Vermont
  9. Lynne Steele, Member of Parliament's Office, Ottawa, Canada
  10. Dr. Carolyn Bennett, MP, Ottawa, Canada
  11. Taylor Willingham, Salado, TX, US Texas Forums & University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, http://www.austin-pacific.com
  12. Steve Magruder, Louisville, KY, Louisville History & Issues, http://www.historyandissues.org
  13. Paul Johnston, Internet Business Solutions Group, cisco http://www.theconnectedrepublic.org
  14. Jennifer Imsande, Masters Program in Advocacy and Political Leadership, University of Minnesota Duluth
  15. Zeno Swijtink, Sonoma State University and SonomaWildlife
  16. Jennifer Armstrong, Gilbert, MN, http://e-democracy.org and http://www.parentsunited.org
  17. Tom Tresser, DePaul University, creativity & civic engagement, http://www.tresser.com
  18. Rose Schreier, Chicago, IL, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  19. LaVonne Starks, University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana.GSLIS/Community Engagement
  20. Rosetta Metz, University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. GSLIS/Community Engagement
  21. Saramanda Goodwin, Springfield, IL, University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. GSLIS/ Community Engagement
  22. Ellen De Young, Portland, OR GSLIS/ Community Engagement
  23. Sorrel Goodwin, Juneau AK, University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. GSLIS/ Community Engagement
  24. Amita Lonial, Chicago, IL, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. GSLIS/Community Engagement
  25. Belinda Rawlins, Boston, MA, CTC VISTA Project, http://ctcvista.org
  26. Natalie Marin-Sharp, Los Angeles, CA, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. GSLIS/Community Engagement
  27. Zohreh Saher, Edmonton, AB, Canada. Associate, Cambridge Strategies Inc.
  28. Jenna Ehler, West Des Moines, IA. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. GSLIS/Community Engagement.
  29. Michael Maranda, Chicago, IL. http://wrythings.net and http://www.catcomm.org
  30. Travis Porter, Boise, ID. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. GSLIS/Community Engagement.
  31. Michael Hyde, Westborough MA. Just starting the process to launch a local Issues Forum for my town.
  32. Melissa Cornick, Doylestown, PA. Launching hyper local news in my county.
  33. Kristin Larsen, Pequaywan, MN. Exploring issues of Citizen Media

Thank you. Your expression of interest will help us select the best tools to use for this live online gathering.


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