Where: Washington Square Park, Teen Plaza (SE part of the park)
When: Monday, 9/22/2008, 11:45am to 2pm
Who: Moderator Sree Sreenivasan (WNBC-TV), plus Hon. Gale A. Brewer (City Council), Tim Westergren (Pandora), Larry Lessig (Stanford), Craig Newmark (craigslist), Dharma Dailey (Ethos Group), Andrew Baron (Rocketboom), SJ Klein (OLPC), others.
What: FREE event
Who should attend: Anyone who likes the internet and its transformative effect on human lives
Purpose of this event
To initiate an environmental movement for the internet. The theme this year: online participation in democracy. The internet is under pressure around the world – inadequate connectivity, censorship, huge digital divides threaten its future. This rally is designed to raise awareness of these issues and to help us focus on how the internet has changed democratic involvement in America.