Time: February 26th at 15.00 CET
Place: Adobe Connect
Price: Free of charge
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Adult education organizers, NGOs, libraries, politicians, public authorities, and everybody with interest in this subject.
Can we improve democracy through live participation online? Join NVL Distans webinar with experts on video conference systems and live streaming from two continents! Video conference systems and live streaming applications offer low threshold participation, transparency and interaction in political processes. In this webinar session David Röthler will moderate a discussion with two guests from two continents their experiences with the use of live video systems in political processes and forums.
In the webinar you will meet:
Garth Frizzel, City Councillor at Prince George, Canada; http://www.garthfrizzell.com/
Jochen Höfferer, ICT, City of Salzburg, Austria; http://about.me/jochen_hoefferer
Moderator: David Röthler, http://david.roethler.at/live-online/
Garth Frizzel has been organising video conferences via “Google Hangouts” to talk with people about municipal issues that were affecting them in their cities. Jochen Höfferer has started to broadcast live and interactively the meetings of the city council in Salzburg, Austria.