I am writing to invite all Net2NO members to an event hosted by
the Louisiana State Museum, 5:30 PM August 25th at the Presbytere on Jackson Square.
In honor and commemoration of Katrina's 5th Anniversary, we're
holding a symposium about the social web and how it's used
during a disaster. In addition to members from the Rising Tide,
we'll have Ky Luu from the DRLA, Len Bahr who blogs at
LaCoastPost, and we'll preview a soon-to-be released
comprehensive hurricane website.
The event's called, Katrina 5.0: A Symposium on Technology &
Check out event details on our Facebook page:
We'd be thrilled to have you attend. In addition to the panel
discussion, there will be a small reception and preview of the
Give me a shout if you have any questions. If you would like an
e-vite, DM me emails on Twitter and I'll send our e-blast.
We're also asking the community to join us on Facebook and post their own stories of Katrina. If you have a blog please link or add to our wall and discussion board. I've attached a link to the custom FBML page we created for Katrina photos, videos and stories from our users.
Consider posting your own thoughts.
I hope to meet in person on the 25th!
Manager Web Marketing & Communications
Louisiana State Museum
(504) 568-3260 (office)
(917) 596-7343 (mobile)
Edited by Victoria Salisbury on Aug 15, 2010 1:53 PM