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Imagine 2027: Social media's role in promoting equality (Helen Margetts)

Professor Helen Margetts, director of the prestigious Oxford Internet Institute, presents her personal, positive vision - and then leads discussion - on how the UK's social media can be a force for greater equality in the year 2027.
When Nov 16, 2017
from 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Where Lecture Theatre LAB002, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge
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Part of the imagine2027 series of events - see for more details, and how to get involved.


  1. Events including any discussion afterwards will be recorded to create PodCasts, and also transcribed for publication, and your consent is assumed as a condition of admission.
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Cambridge Global Challenges is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.


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