The Emerging “Fifth Estate” — May 6, 2010
Chris Csikszentmihalyi, Nigel Jacob, and Joseph Porcelli
with Callie Crossley
The Emerging “Fifth Estate”:
Can the likes of Twitter, YouTube, and other social networks
help solve real government problems?
Chris Csikszentmihalyi, Director of the MIT Center for Future Civic Media, Nigel Jacob, Senior Advisor for Emerging Technology for the City of Boston Mayor’s Office, and Joseph Porcelli, founder of Neighbors for Neighbors, Inc., join moderator Callie Crossley, host of WGBH’s The Callie Crossley Show, to address the promise – and challenges – of building more transparent, participatory, and effective institutions through the evolving technological tools at our fingertips.
Thursday, May 6, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.