POSTPONED! Digital Discovery Workshop 1: Facebook for Public Participation

  • October 19, 2022
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (EDT)
  • Online


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           October 19, 2022    May 31, 2023

          2:00 - 3:30 p.m. (Eastern)

Are you curious about the number and variety of digital tools appearing on the market for public participation? The popular Digital Discovery Workshop Series returns by popular demand

The session offers a look at the way Facebook can be used in Public Participation. With interactive posts, live streaming, advertising, videos, and more - Facebook has a lot of potential to support public participation, but it is hard to do it well. Learn from power users about how to get your engagement content seen by your desired participants. Hear about innovative approaches and learn how to measure your impact.

Once again, IAP2 is offering a special "six-pack": members pay $20 per workshop, or $100 for all six (buy five, get one more free); non-members pay $35 for one and $175 for all six..

There’ll be a different Digital Discovery Workshop each month (except December) into the New Year:  

Nov. 30 - Making Simple and Engaging Video

Jan. 25 - Collaborating During Hybrid Public Engagement

Feb. 22 - Enhancing Digital Accessibility - Sight, Sound and More

Mar. 29 - Measuring and Managing Social Media for Public Participation

Apr. 26 - Beyond Zoom and Teams - Interactive Video Meeting Tools

May 31 - Facebook for Public Participation

About your presenter:

Susanna Haas Lyons, M.A., is a public engagement specialist who develops strategy and provides training for better conversations between the public and decision makers. She has about 20-years international leadership experience in designing, facilitating, managing and evaluating complex civic engagement efforts. 

Susanna is an instructor with the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) as well as a post-secondary instructor for Simon Fraser University’s Dialogue and Civic Engagement certificate program and the Justice Institute of BC’s Center for Leadership. Her courses cover topics such as deliberative dialogue, digital engagement, evaluation, large scale engagement and more. 

For more information, visit or follow her on Twitter at @zannalyons

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