As 3/11 unfolded, the power of social media as a communication tool over the mainstream media became apparent. Social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube are transforming the role of media. How can old and new media thrive in a digitized society?

G1 Global Conference 2011

Breakout Panel Session II-A – Media, Old and New

Panelists
Nik Gowing, Main Presenter, BBC World News
Jun Murai, Dean and Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University
Ross Rowbury, President and Representative Director, Edelman Japan
Peter Wilson, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Gplus Media

Moderator
Masaakira James Kondo, Country Manager, Twitter Japan

Media, Old and New, Part 2