Social Media Week 2012: Tug-O-War Live on USTREAM

Tonight on UStream

TUG-O-WAR:
Mainstream Media Versus Social Media

This panel brings together long-time social media leaders and high-profile journalists for a lively debate. How will traditional media retain its relevance? How can social media guarantee its content? In an era of free content who will pay for journalism? In media censored countries, how does social media fill the information gap?

 Panelists:

– Angie Lau, Reporter, Bloomberg Television

– Mariko Sanchanta, Senior Editor, Asia , The Wall Street Journal

– Asha Philips, Senior Editor, Storyful, a news service that validates and publishes social media content

– KW Fu, Director of Weiboscope, a peek inside Weibo provided by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at The University of Hong Kong

Moderator:

– Walter Jennings, Partner, Kreab Gavin Anderson – Author of blog FacingChina.me

Follow the Conversation on Twitter #3Shots  

 

Thursday, September 27, 2012

6:30pm – 8:30pm Hong Kong time

Foreign Correspondents’ Club (FCC)

Watch the event live or taped here at UStream or below:

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