Social Media Week off to a great start in Bangalore

Social Media Week was launched on Monday in Bangalore. The event, which explores economic, social and cultural impact of social media, will go on till February 21 at Barleyz, City Bar, Fava, Hard Rock Café and The Leela Palace. The theme for this year is ‘Future is always on and always connected’. For Bangalore, there is an additional sub theme—social media for social change. Some of the prominent speakers who are expected to be part of the event are Milind Soman, former board member of Infosys and current chairperson of Manipal education services TV Mohandas Pai, ACP Traffic Bangalore City B. Dayananda and AICC Spokesperson Rajeev Gowda. Topics such as '2014 Elections, will social media be a game changer?' and 'crowdfund your idea' and many more relevant ones are expected to be covered during the week.