Berlin participates as one of six cities with the motto: ‘ dispute! Constructive controversy on the Web’ nominated for the social media Oskr (pronounced: Oskar) have been determined. Award for military culture in social media. Berlin, January 19, 2010 Berlin’s participation in the worldwide organized social media week 2010 (#smwberlin) shows contour. For the first time over 30 events take place in the metropolis distributed from February 1 to 5, which show the diversity of the types of social media in everyday life and professional life. Lectures, discussions and workshops are the core elements of the programme, which underlines the importance of the city as an engine of a German social media development. The chosen motto of dispute! serve as thematic umbrella, and reflects the current discussion in the social media and networks. Despite a relatively short initial run, the various events try as many forms of social media to give a diverse overview. The relevance of the topic, especially for Berlin, is reflected by the short and wide support of all actors”according to the spokesman of the organizing team, Tobias Kaufmann.
The program is about social networks and regular public Meetups coordinates and is immediately available at socialmediaweek.org/berlin/. All events are free, registration is required. To kick off, the promoters awarded the social media Oskr on Tuesday evening, 2.2., in the Festsaal Kreuzberg. Actors of a dispute which was led and communicates first and foremost over Internet channels will be awarded.