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Friday, September 27 • 3:30pm - 4:20pm
The Net as Grassroots Organizing Platform

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Social media has emerged as an increasingly important civic engagement tool, with potential to engage citizens more deeply in the making of public decisions.  On of the leaders in the movement is Causes.com, which provides free tools for organizers to build support and raise money for campaigns.

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Dan Pulcrano

Curator, C2SV
Dan Pulcrano is a Silicon Valley journalist and digital media pioneer who publishes seven Northern California weeklies, including  Metro Silicon Valley, Good Times, North Bay Bohemian and Pacific Sun. He's the founder of the Creative Convergence Silicon Valley (C2SV) festival and conference.

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Jude Barry

Co-founder, Verafirma, Allpoint Voter Services
Jude Barry has worked in national politics, California campaigns, and local government as a top-level strategist and manager. In addition, he has advised Fortune 500 companies, political candidates, non-profit organizations, and an NFL football team — his beloved San Francisco 49ers. Because of his expertise in politics, policy, technology, and social networking, Jude is a regular and respected source for local, state, and national... Read More →
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Matt Mahan

CEO, Causes.com
Matt Mahan is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of Causes, the world's largest and most powerful community for doing good. He previously managed business development at Causes, creating new revenue products and overseeing thousands of corporate and nonprofit relationships. Matt has been with the company for four years. | | Before working in tech, Matt taught in San Jose, CA through Teach for America and, prior to that... Read More →

Friday September 27, 2013 3:30pm - 4:20pm
IGR (Insanely Great Room) LL21ABC San Jose Convention Center

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