Social Media:  A Pathway to Make Research Outputs Available and Accessible Simone Staiger-Rivas
Our Partners are  Twittering Our donors are  Blogging Policy Makers are  talking  about us Farmers get  online ….
Social Media Boom <ul><li>Mobile phones: 64 % of subscription in developing world </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networking site...
CHAOS
<ul><li>Social Media, Web 2.0, Participatory Web.   </li></ul><ul><li>It is not about technology.  </li></ul><ul><li>It is...
Examples
<ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>Research processes </li></ul><ul><li>Field trips </li></ul><ul><li>Varieties </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>Success Stories </li></ul><ul><li>Research processes </li></ul><ul><li>Interviews </li></ul>
<ul><li>Power points </li></ul><ul><li>Pdf files </li></ul><ul><li>Documents </li></ul>
<ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>Project Web sites </li></ul><ul><li>Personal blogs </li></ul><ul><li>News  </li></ul>Blog...
Allow next users to  follow your news  updates
Promote your social  media activity
Listen to your peers
Share your resources
Key Messages <ul><li>Social Media has a huge potential to raise organizational, project and personal profiles.  </li></ul>...
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Social Media: A Pathway to Make Research Outputs Available and Accessible

  1. 1. Social Media: A Pathway to Make Research Outputs Available and Accessible Simone Staiger-Rivas
  2. 2. Our Partners are Twittering Our donors are Blogging Policy Makers are talking about us Farmers get online ….
  3. 3. Social Media Boom <ul><li>Mobile phones: 64 % of subscription in developing world </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networking sites: Total amount of time spent increased 600% in 2008. User age switched to 35-39. </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs: Climax at 250,000 new blogs per day </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: 3 Million messages / day </li></ul>
  4. 4. CHAOS
  5. 5. <ul><li>Social Media, Web 2.0, Participatory Web. </li></ul><ul><li>It is not about technology. </li></ul><ul><li>It is about conversations enabled by technology </li></ul>Les Causeuse – Camille Claudel
  6. 6. Examples
  7. 7. <ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>Research processes </li></ul><ul><li>Field trips </li></ul><ul><li>Varieties </li></ul><ul><li>Partners </li></ul><ul><li>Posters </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Success Stories </li></ul><ul><li>Research processes </li></ul><ul><li>Interviews </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Power points </li></ul><ul><li>Pdf files </li></ul><ul><li>Documents </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>Project Web sites </li></ul><ul><li>Personal blogs </li></ul><ul><li>News </li></ul>Blogs allow integration of text, video, photo, slides
  11. 11. Allow next users to follow your news updates
  12. 12. Promote your social media activity
  13. 13. Listen to your peers
  14. 14. Share your resources
  15. 15. Key Messages <ul><li>Social Media has a huge potential to raise organizational, project and personal profiles. </li></ul><ul><li>Organizational control over information can slow down the outreach and impact. </li></ul><ul><li>We are all responsible for reaching our next and end-users </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media can help you to achieve your impact pathway by increasing your network and reaching out to more next users of your research. </li></ul><ul><li>CIAT could have a more strategic approach and start a series of pilot projects for experimentation and learning. </li></ul>
  16. 16. http://www.ciat.cgiar.org/ksw_09/index.html
  17. 17. Listen! Participate! Engage! Leave your footprint! http://www.slideshare.net/ictkm/social-media-a-pathway-to-make-research-outputs-available-and-accessible

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