Sessions at SXSW Interactive 2011 about Jewish and Social Media on Monday 14th March

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  • Jewish Synergy: Social Media and the New Community

    by Chaviva Galatz

    In the 21st century, religion has found its way to the internet via social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook, making the ability to discover new avenues of belief, observance, and involvement in entirely new ways. The question is: Why are some more successful than others in embracing and executing this form of digitizing an ages-old religion full of individuals, organizations, associations, events, synagogues, schools and more? How does one convince reluctant groups and individuals to embrace Social Media? And, perhaps most importantly, how can those who hail Social Media develop and grow this new global Jewish community that exists almost exclusively online? This panel will extend efforts made on the Judaism 2.0 panel from 2010, and it will focus on the benefit of Social Media in synergizing the broad Jewish and Israeli communities through the wires and waves of the internet!

    LEVEL: Beginner

    At 12:30pm to 1:30pm, Monday 14th March

    In Big Bend, Hyatt Regency Austin