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October 4: The 8th Annual CHSOC Social Media Technology Conference

October 4: The 8th Annual CHSOC Social Media Technology Conference


On October 4, 2018, the Cathy Hughes School of Communication’s SLMC Department will host the 8th-annual Social Media Technology Conference.

With the theme of “Social Media: Safe Spaces or Dangerous Terrain,” the day will feature¬†paper sessions on social engineering, media representation, abnormal social media use, policy in the online space, civil discourse/rights, privacy, international affairs, as well as physical and mental health.

Brian Fung, a Washington Post policy reporter focusing on telecommunications, media, cryptocurrencies and competition, will serve as the conference’s keynote speaker.

Register now for the conference. For more information, visit the conference’s website or send an e-mail to¬†Dr. Kehbuma Langmia, chair of the SLMC department.