Welcome to the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2015!

On January 24-25 we’ll be bringing together the most innovative and inspiring digital activist and citizen media communities from the many corners of the globe to explore the connections between the open Internet, freedom of expression and online civic movements around the world.

See the draft Summit program below, and stay tuned as we refine the schedule and locations.

Follow us on Twitter at @globalvoices. Event hashtag: #GV2015

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Hal Roberts

Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Memphis, TN
Hal Roberts is a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. He is a co-founder and the technical architect of the Media Cloud project. Media Cloud is an open source, open data platform that seeks to better understand the networked public sphere by providing tools and data for quantitative and qualitative studies of online media content.

He has been the lead researcher for Berkman Center reports on Internet surveillance, filtering circumvention, and distributed denial of service attacks. He previously served as the Assistant Director of Technology at the Berkman Center. In that role, he worked on the technical side of many social technology projects at the Berkman Center, including H2O, Weblogs at Harvard Law, and Global Voices Online.

My Moderators Sessions

Saturday, January 24

15:00 PST

Sunday, January 25

12:00 PST