The Russia Forum 2013 online: news and live broadcasts from the Forum on the website and in social media

April 18, 2013


Coverage from The Russia Forum 2013, hosted by Sberbank, will be available not only on the event’s website, but also on popular social media sites and with several internet platforms. The latest information about the Forum is already available on leading social media sites. During the Forum, these resources will serve as a sort of virtual guide to the event, allowing visitors to remotely keep up with the latest happenings.

Facebook – Followers of The Russia Forum page can not only catch the latest updates to the Forum’s program, including new speakers and sessions, but also read up on recent events and trends in the financial markets and global economy.

Twitter – News blurbs from the Forum, an overview of the main economic events and other important updates will all be available on The Russia Forum feed. The hashtag #TRF2013 will be used during the Forum to help followers keep up with the latest discussions from the event.

Instagram – Will feature a selection of photos, photo announcement of speakers, and snapshots straight from the Forum venue as well as highlights from previous Forums.

YouTube – The official video channel of the Forum where the latest video coverage will be uploaded: interviews with speakers, research, and much more.

Flickr – Will offer the best photo coverage from previous Forums. A selection of pictures from this year’s Forum will be posted after the conclusion of the event. The archives of high-resolution pictures will also be available for download.

Netvibes – Access to all the online platforms for The Russia Forum 2013 in one place.

Slideshare – A convenient way to download research material and presentations from The Russia Forum.

The portal features news from the Forum, a schedule of events, description of panel discussions, biographies of speakers, and content provided by media partners. Pictures, video, quotes by speakers, and recaps of key sessions will also regularly be added to the site. Also, live broadcasts of a number of panel discussions will be available on the site.