We’re Hosting Social Hour at RootSpace (Saifi- Beirut) on Wednesday July 9.

THE SERIES: Social Media for Social Change, hosted by RootSpace and the Social Media Exchange.

EPISODE 1: “Blogging, citizen journalism, social networks, etc…What alternative media exists in Lebanon, and what benefit can it provide?”

Key Questions: Does media choice exist in Lebanon? Does it matter? Does alternative media have an impact? What role can Lebanon play in the region?

A discussion between all of the guests/participants, with the panel and moderator as a reference and to guide the discussion:

– Razan Ghazzawi (blogger; contributor to Global Voices)
– Maya Rahal (Jaridtak.com)
– Moussa Bachir (blogger, physics teacher, contributor to Global Voices)
– Possibly other special guests, MODERATOR: Bashir Saade (AUBTime)

Happy hour starts at 6:30pm… discussion from 7-8pm … and social hour continues after that. 🙂
You can also check the event out on Facebook by clicking here.

Hope to see you there!