Disrupting Democracy: Is Social Media Helping or Harming Politics?

We are delighted to be joined at the Conservative Party Conference by Matt Warman MP to launch a new digital observatory tool Demos is building bespoke to the needs of politicians in the UK. The event will open with an exposition of the tool and its capabilities and will also provide an opportunity to explore more generally the role that technology, particularly social media, can play in political campaigns and politicians’ engagement with their constituents.

Date & Time
Tuesday 4th October, 1730 – 1900

Matt Warman MP
David Evans, BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Alex Krasodomski-Jones, CASM at Demos
Nick Pickles, Twitter
Chair: Kate Russell, BBC

Room 105, Jurys Inn, Birmingham

This event is kindly supported by