Digital Channels (Social media) can improve Democracy


Manuel Feldmann is a Political Scientist and graduate from the University of Heidelberg with a focus on Political Communication and especially on modern digital communication like social media. Moreover, he is a PR Consultant FJS. In addition, he has specialized in Social Media Marketing, Digital Marketing, and Digital PR through various universities. He is a Hootsuite Certified Professional. Based on empirical data by a famous marketing company, he also belongs to the Top 4% of Social Influencers worldwide.

Early in his career, he was a journalist for print and online magazines and a radio host for a German radio station. In these functions, he interviewed celebrities from around the world and even Hollywood. He was also a PR and Marketing Consultant for various artists and music studios.

As a mentor for six Digital Marketing courses by the University of Illinois, he supports learners on Coursera. Since 2015, Manuel has been an Ambassador for Hootsuite. In addition, since August 2016 Manuel has been a Community Ambassador for the Digital Marketing Specialization by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also preparing his PhD in Political Science.