02 February 2010

Oman TweetMeet with Dr.Shashi Tharoor - Exclusive


DATE - 5th FEB 2010 (Friday)
TIME - Sharp 7pm
VENUE - Indian Embassy Auditorium
DRESS CODE - Formal / National
DINNER - Hosted by HE Anil Wadhwa, Indian Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman.

For queries kindly contact Sangeetha Sridhar on sendsangita@gmail.com and follow @SangitaSri on Twitter.

----------REGISTRATION CLOSED (Registered List sent to Delhi for security clearance) ----------

Kindly Note

  • All registered twitter users from the final list will be invited directly by the Indian Embassy.
  • Please print you invite and bring it along for entry (MUST)
  • No cameras allowed (Photography has been arranged & pictures will be shared later)
  • PUNCTUALITY is important - TweetMeet start exactly at 7.oopm (Please arrive early for security procedures)
  • Due to timelimit only 5 questions will be selected (by his Office) to be answered by @ShashiTharoor
Agenda (7 - 7.30pm)

  • Brief Welcome with a Memento
  • Signing of Twitter Poster by @ShashiTharoor
  • Question & Answer sessions (Please speak in English as a matter of respect to all other tweeps)
  • Group Photo Session
  • Speech & Dinner at the Embassy Lawns (After 7.30pm)
Media Updates

Brief of @ShashiTharoor

  • Dr. Shashi Tharoor is currently thre Indian Minister of State for External Affairs and a member of the Indian Parliament.
  • Formerly he was the Senior Adviser to the Secretary-General of United Nations, as well as former UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information.
  • He is on an official state visit as an invited guest of the Government of Oman during 4-7th February 2010.
Twitter and @ShashiTharoor

  • A celebrity and popular twitter @ShashiTharoor 641,416 Followers, Included in 3755 lists with precious 2905 tweets
  • @ShashiTharoor is the first Indian celebrity to cross the milestone of more than 1,00,000 followers on Twitter (Now he has over 6,41,416 Followers)
  • Twitter founder Biz Stone is to meet @ShashiTharoor soon with the intent of analysing this as a successful case study of effective use of the new medium. (YahooNews)
  • @ShashiTharoor was named “Global Leader of Tomorrow” by World Economic Forum Davos, Switzerland
  • For more information kindly visit his personal website at http://tharoor.in/
Only Twitter Usernames have been posted to protect their privacy.



Tinu Cherian said...

All the best for the Tweetup!

The Royal Families said...

I can see my name in the list. Cool. But i can say it's a g8 effort u have did.

Mars said...

why it is to late for me to know about this.

this is a good gathering, I wish I was informed earlier

Jean said...

Good initiative. Have a good tweetup.


Prasanna said...

This is truly great! A meeting with a minister entirely based on Twitter interactions! All the best.