Melissa Agnes, President and co-founder of Agnes + Day, has been asked by NATO to organize, moderate and sit on a panel for their upcoming conference titled “Social Media: Impact for [NATO] Partners”. The conference is being held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on April 23rd and 24th, 2014.
NATO panel discussion topic and panelists
The topic of the panel discussion is “Innovating Communications in a Crisis” and fellow panelists include:
- Milos Maricic, who sits on the International Committee of the Red Cross. Twitter: @Montefeltro
- Yaryna Klyuchkovska, an advisor to the Minister at the Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine. Twitter: @Yarynka
- Stephanie Lamy, Secretary General of Internet Without Borders and a member of the working group of the Chair of Cyberconflict at the Military Academy Saint Cyr Coëtquidan. Twitter : @WCM_JustSocial
- Ian Robin, Director of sales, EMEA at Hootsuite. Twitter: @IanShadRobin
Attendees will include
The audience will consist of representatives of Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Ministries of Defense of NATO member nations and partners. In addition there will be representatives of a number of other international organizations and NGO’s from the region. There is an expectation of between 100 and 150 attendees.
A few words from Melissa Agnes
“I’m both honored and excited to have been selected by NATO to take part in such an important event – and to sit on a panel with such accomplished and admirable professionals, what a privilege!” – Melissa Agnes.