Social Media and Disability

Thursday, September 13, 2012- Thursday, September 13, 2012
3:00 PM ET
Location: New York, NY

Sponsor: ABILITY Awareness

Co-Sponsor: ABILITY Magazine

 

Social media’s tremendous power rests in the hands of those using it. Twitter, Facebook and YouTube have revolutionized the very notion of influence. We will discuss; social media tools, measurable performance, Web influencers, value of unique information and content generation. 

 

Marcel Bucsescu - Manager of The Conference Board Governance Center - producers of the Consumer Confidence Index®

 

Paula Pearlman, Esq - Executive Director of the Disability Rights Legal Center (DRLC)

 

Justin Stockton - Application and accessibility developer for Devis (US Government and the international community) 

 

John McMahon - Multi-media production manager for Cause Related Media

 

Jessica Devaney - Digital communications and new media engagement strategist for Just Vision (Palestinian and Israeli region) 

Salma Hasan Ali - Self described as a novice and non-tech person, Salma shares her experience and ease to tiptoe into blogging. 

Chet Cooper - Panel moderator. Executive Director of ABILITY Awareness and Publisher of ABILITY Magazine

 

For more information on the panelists please visit: http://abilitymagazine.com/United-Nations-Social-Media.htm