Wednesday, 25 March 2009
US diglomat to take questions in SL
[5:57] Firery Broome: Global Agenda 2009-Tinderbox-Understanding The Middle EastMarch 25 2009 4:30-6:00 PTThis week:
Dousing the Flames: Public Diplomacy in Action Speaker: Dana Shell Smith - United States
A career member of the U.S. Foreign Service since September 1992, Dana Shell Smith will, in summer 2009, assume her next overseas assignment as the State Department's media liaison officer in Dubai. Fluent in Arabic, she will be one of a select few U.S. officials who appear regularly on Arab news shows to present America's point of view on key Middle East issues.
Dana Shell Smith has spent much of her career dealing with both Near Eastern and East Asian affairs. Most recently she led efforts to overcome staffing shortages to ensure Foreign Service staffing at Embassies and Consulates around the world. For more information about Dana please see the Global Agenda web site http://www.udel.edu/global
This is a live simulcast, questions will be taken from the SL audience. The series is hosted by Ralph Begleiter
Rober1236 Jua the Cyber Trekker of Second Life
And just when I promised not so many Photosynths. Well when I get another easy to use tool to create 3_D captures of Second Life space I will use it.