Hispanic Heritage Month & Social Media

How To Best Connect With Your Spanish-speaking Audience During an Emergency

Thursday, October 14, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Hosted by Multilingual Community of Practice and Digital.gov

Register Add to Cal 2021-10-14 02:00 PM 2021-10-14 03:00 PM America/New_York How To Best Connect With Your Spanish-speaking Audience During an Emergency The Multilingual Community of Practice is hosting a panel to share some successful social media strategies that you can use to connect with your Spanish-speaking audience during emergencies. Event Page: https:/event/2021/10/14/how-to-best-connect-with-your-spanish-speaking-audience-during-an-emergency/ Digital.gov digitalgov@gsa.gov

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Join us for an exciting virtual event as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! The Multilingual Community of Practice is trying out a new format this time: A panel discussion with experts from different agencies who will share how they’ve used social media to reach Hispanic/Latinx audiences during emergencies and COVID-19. You’ll have a chance to be a part of the conversation by asking questions to the panelists. We hope to see you there!

Speakers and Panelists

  • Fedora Braverman, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Javier Chavez, U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
  • Georgeta Dragoiu, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • Laura Godfrey, U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)
  • Claire Loxsom, U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)

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This talk is hosted by the Multilingual Community of Practice and Digital.gov. The Multilingual CoP is a group of federal, state, and local government digital professionals working to expand and improve digital content in languages other than English.