Join us on May 1 for ScienceOnlineDC’s first event!
When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 5:00-7:00 PM EDT
Science, Government, and Social Media: A conversation about government transparency on twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other social media outlets
In March, the Union of Concerned Scientists released a report assessing government agencies’ policies regarding scientists’ communication through social media. Join us on May 1 to discuss reactions to the report and the experiences of scientists and social media experts at federal agencies.
Jamie Vernon, moderator, AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow
Gretchen Goldman, analyst, Union of Concerned Scientists
Megan McVey, communications coordinator, United States Global Change Research Program
Sarah Dewitt, communications officer, NASA, Office of the Chief Scientist
John Ohab, public affairs specialist, Naval Research Laboratory
Discussion and livestream will run from about 5:00-6:00. Continue the conversation during a reception hosted by C&EN.