DIALOGUES: You Tube: Its Own Parallel Universe - December 2019

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) DIALOGUES discuss YouTube and how it became the largest video platform in the world.

Views. Creators. Subscribers. Vlogs. The SNF Dialogues discuss YouTube, and its transformation into the largest video platform in the world. What is the current state of affairs for content creators and viewers? How do changes to the platform affect the content that users upload, and how do YouTube’s algorithms drive its evolution?

DIALOGUES December: Wednesday, December 18 at 19:00, at the Fuzz Club, 209 Pireos Street and 1 Patriarchou Ioakim Street, Tavros.

Ilias Sousis, Head of Domestic Market and YouTube at Google Greece, Bulgaria, Cyprus & Malta

and the YouTubers:

Jeremy | https://www.youtube.com/user/stunnerzz3g

Kathimerini Fysiki | https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQXxfC5_Wvlx-eywB9EmaMw

Madame Ginger | https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpVxyj6dImDECxfUMar8plw

Skrap | https://www.youtube.com/user/CaptainSkrap

Souzana's Beauty Secrets | https://www.youtube.com/user/sue7340

TechItSerious | https://www.youtube.com/user/TechItSerious

The Carrot Tards | https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9ZmYxqaZcv1gLw9fEuCD7Q

Panos Louridas, Head of Development at GRNET, Associate Professor at the Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business, will talk about the algorithm and how the content recommended to users is determined.

Immediately following the discussion, the SNF DIALOGUES series celebrates two years of successful events with a party dedicated to all of you! Nikko Patrelakis, producer and DJ, brings his sounds to the party for a very special DJ set.

The event is free and open to the public. Participants must pre-register online, on a first-come first-serve basis. To register click here

Furthermore, the event will be live streamed via www.SNF.org/live and will be available on demand in both video and podcast format on the SNF’s website.

The DIALOGUES are curated and moderated by Anna-Kynthia Bousdoukou.