Social Media and Disaster Communications

Witnesses testified on the use of social media such as Twitter, Facebook, and Google by federal, state and local agencies in disaster… read more

Witnesses testified on the use of social media such as Twitter, Facebook, and Google by federal, state and local agencies in disaster response. Among the topics they addressed were lessons learned during recent responses to tornadoes and storms in the South, improving two-way communication between the government and citizens, and recommendations for expanded use of social media by government agencies. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Shona Brown Senior Vice President Google
  • Renee Preslar Public Information Officer Arkansas Emergency Management Department
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Social Media and Disaster Communications

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Program ID:
299342-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 5, 2011
Last Aired:
May 12, 2011

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  • May 05, 2011 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2011 | 5:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2011 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 2011 | 1:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 2011 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2011 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 11, 2011 | 11:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2011 | 5:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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