Live-stream participation

Live-stream participation will be set up for the global assembly on two channels.

  • Live stream video from you tube
  • chat room on Skype

For live stream video, go here

For Skype chat, go here

How will live stream participation work?

  1. people online will be able to watch the opening addresses (youtube) from approx 8:30am to 10:30am (June 16th – Colombia, Cartagena time)
  2. people online can participate in the 3 work sessions (by Skype chat) with the help of a moderator who will be at the global assembly from 10:30am to 4pm.
  3. people online will be able to watch (youtube) the closing at around 4pm

For reference, below are listed three additional elements:

  1. International times
  2. The assembly schedule
  3. A live streaming window

International Start Times

Bogota, Colombia Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 08:30 COT
New York, USA Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 09:30 EDT
Seattle, USA Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 06:30 PDT
Buenos Aires, Argentina Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 10:30 ART
London, United Kingdom Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 14:30 BST
Johannesburg, South Africa Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 15:30 SAST
Ankara, Turkey Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 16:30 TRT
Dubai, United Arab Emirates Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 17:30 GST
Mumbai, India Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 19:00 IST
Bangkok, Thailand Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 20:30 ICT
Seoul, South Korea Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 22:30 KST
Sydney, Australia Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 23:30 AEST

Assembly schedule

               I.     Greetings and the Start of the Assembly                     –    8:30 am
              II.     Introduction of Budd Hall & Rajesh Tandon              –    8:45 am
            III.     Budd Hall & Rajesh Tandon – Welcome                        –    8:50 am
            IV.     Video:  Confluence at the Source of the Nile               –    9:00 am
             V.     Introduction of Boaventura de Sousa Santos             –    9:12 am
            VI.     Address – Boaventura de Sousa Santos                       –    9:17 am
          VII.     On the Structure of the Day                                             –    9:48 am
         VIII.     Break                                                                                       –  10:00 am
            IX.     Assembly Working Session I                                            –  10:30 am
             X.     Lunch                                                                                       –  11:45 am
            XI.     Assembly Working Session II                                            –  12:45 pm
            XIII.    Break                                                                                       – 2:30 pm
            XII.     Assembly Working Session III                                          –  2:45 pm
          XIV.     Close of the Assembly                                                           –  4:15 pm

Live streaming window

Live stream participation set up has been supported and forms part of the World Social Forum Extension process.