US ConGen Karachi Sponsors 2012 Pakistan-India Social Media Mela

In June last year, the US Consulate General in Karachi sponsored Pakistan’s first social media summit (see US ConGen Karachi Sponsors Network!! Pakistan’s First Social Media Summit). This year, USCG Karachi with USCG Lahore is hosting the 2012 Pakistan-India Social Media Mela at Karachi’s Avari Towers on July 13-14, 2012.

USCG William Martin (look, no tie!) giving the keynote address at the SMM 2012
(Photo from USCG Karachi/FB)

“Building on the energy and inspiration of the 2011 social media summit, American support encourages peace and prosperity in the subcontinent and the region. PeaceNiche organized the content of the Mela, bringing together some of the most dynamic bloggers and social media practitioners on the subcontinent.”

US Mission Pakistan public affairs teams at the SMM 2012
(Photo via SMM2012/Flickr)

More photos of the event available at:

USCG Karachi Photos via FB
USCG Lahore Photos via FB
Social Media Mela 2012 via Flickr

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