Citizenship Journalism and the Social Media

May 08 2012

This half-day workshop involved a series of presentations from media experts and senior managers from the public and private sectors.

The media experts were Tim McKane of Navajo Talk, the social media agency, and Mike Philpott and Iain Webster, who both have extensive knowledge of the newspaper, radio and television industries.

Sector representatives were Caroline Dixon, External Communications Manager, Belfast City Council; Ciaran Rogan, Translink Marketing Executive; and Roger Pollen, Head of External Affairs at the Federation of Small Businesses .

A report on this and a second social media event held in Londonderry on 22 May 2012 (link) can be found here.

For more information contact Kim McKnight, (T) 02890347400.