Fresh Media: ReMixology 3 with CBC Radio 3's Steve Pratt

Saturday, November 6
5:00 p.m. until late
W2 Storyeum Salon, 151 W. Cordova

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remixology.jpgFresh Media ReMixology is an event series bringing people together to sample and share ideas in discussions lead by some of Vancouver's best and brightest media remixologists.

ReMixology 3 will feature Steve Pratt, Director of the CBC Radio 3 and CBC Radio Digital Programming. Steve will share his own experiences creating an innovative online platform for music in Canada. Additionally, the evening will consist of amazing local musicians, and an opportunity for media enthusiasts to socialize, network, and innovate!

Speaker
Steve Pratt is the Director of the CBC Radio 3 and CBC Radio Digital Programming. The CBC Radio 3 website, featuring 100% Canadian music has been nominated for a Webby Award two years in a row for Best Online Radio Station. Steve is a regular speaker on the subject of the future of music, the future of media, training traditional media in using new media, and the power and proper execution of social networking.


Moderator
Karen Pinchin is the Vancouver editor of OpenFile.ca, a collaborative community news site that allows citizens to set the news agenda in their own neighbourhoods and see their story ideas reported by professional journalists. After less than a year of being online in Toronto, OpenFile was nominated for two 2010 Canadian Online Publishing Awards and will begin expanding across Canada this fall. Karen has worked as a reporter and editor at Maclean's, The Canadian Press and Newsweek International, but she's been waiting to promote journalism in the public interest using the muscles of the Internet for a very, very long time.

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