Thematic Session: 2. Finno-Ugric information environment: future development prospects

Thu 16.6.2016 from 9.30–12.30, Place: Haapa

Themes of discussion:
• Native languages and advanced information technologies
• The use of languages in social networks

9.30–9.40    Opening of the Thematic Session
Moderators:
Nina Nesterova (the Komis), Deputy of the State Council of the Komi Republic
Andres Heinapuu (the Estonians), Member of the board, Estonian House of Taara and Native Religions
Secretary: Marja Lappalainen, M. A. Castrén Society

Native languages and advanced information technologies
9.40–10.05    Presentation:
Theme: Finno-Ugric languages of Russia in the electronic information space: experiences, problems and perspectives.
Marina Fedina (the Komis) Candidate of Philological Sciences, Docent, Head of the Innovative Language Technology Centre at the Komi Republic Academy of Civil Service and Management

10.05-10.15    Comment:
Jack Michael Rueter, Language Researcher at University of Helsinki

10.15–11.40    Discussion

Use of languages in social networks
11.40–11.55    Presentation:
Theme: The use of languages in social media, including Wikipedia
Sven-Erik Soosaar, The Institute of the Estonian Language, Head of the Department of Finno-Ugric Languages and Dialects, Researcher

11.55-12.30    Discussion

Thematic Session continues:
Fri 17.6.2016 from 9.00-11.00, Place: Haapa

9.00–9.15    Presentation:
Theme: Traditional Finno-Ugric media (print and television) in today’s information environment
Elizaveta Haritonova, (the Vepses) Veps Culture Society

9.15-9.30    Presentation:
Urmo Soonvald (the Estonians), Express media As

9.30-9.40    Comment:
Margarita Ljange, Guild of ethnic journalism, radio station “Radio Russii”

9.40-11.00    Discussion. Closing conclusions.

 

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