Disrupting Democracy: Is Social Media Helping or Harming Politics?

We are delighted to be joined at the SNP Conference by Pete Wishart 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
Friday 14th October, 1230 – 1330

Speakers
Pete Wishart MP
Clare Adamson MSP
David Evans, BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Alex Krasodomski-Jones, CASM at Demos
Chair: Ralph Scott, Head of Citizenship, Demos

Venue
Finnieston Suite, Hilton Garden Inn, Glasgow

This event is kindly supported by
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