Nordicom presenterar aktuella konferenser. Såväl internationella som nordiska och nationella konferenser ingår. Den nordiska konferensen, NordMedia, har en egen sida.

Kontakta gärna Karin Poulsen med information om aktuella konferenser inom medie- och kommunikationsområdet.

2 mar to 3 mar 2017

Jaipur, India

Contemporary Trends in Media Theories and Practices

The research on media and communication has always been in a state of constant change. During the last two conferences, 2011 and 2015, the paradigm shifts happening in media and communication disciplines was sought. The scholars from various corners of the world and came and uncovered the complexities of understanding media and communication. From this point,  the International Conference on Media and Communication Studies are presented and focusing on this years' theme.

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Amity University Rajasthan


3 mar to 5 mar 2017

Fengersfors, Sweden

The Digital Public Sphere in Question - From Counter- to Crypto-Publics

Printed media is in crisis. The advertising revenues of publishing houses are siphoned off by Google and Facebook, while the habit of reading printed media is in steady decline. As a consequence, the journalistic profession is withering away too. It is much disputed whether this counts as a threat to free speech and public debate, or, on the contrary, is a promise to set them free. In different words, can digital media shoulder the same civic responsibilities as conventional media is said to have done in the past?

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Nordic Networks for Interdisciplinary Study and Research


8 mar to 8 mar 2017

Stockholm, Sverige

Från papper till pixlar - Mediala generationsklyftor

Ingela Wadbring, professor och föreståndare Nordicom: Inledning om åldrar och generationer
Ulf Dalquist, forskningschef, Statens medieråd: Ungar & medier
Ulrika Facht & Karin Hellingwerf, Nordicom: Mediebarometern
Peter Callius, affärsområdeschef media, Kantar Sifo & Lars Björkman, vd, TS: Kaos, konsumentinsikt & digital transformation
Moderator: Ewa Thorslund, direktör Medierådet
Tid: 8 mars, inleds med frukost klockan 08.30, och håller på längst till klockan 11.
Plats: Bio Viktor i Filmhuset, Borgvägen 1, Stockholm
Anmälan görs till Emma Bjelkmark senast den 3 mars

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Medierådet, Nordicom, Kantar Sifo och TS

15 mar to 17 mar 2017

Berlin, Germany

The General Online Research Conference - GOR 17

The General Online Research Conference is annually organized by the German Society for Online Research in cooperation with a local partner. In 2017 the 19th GOR conference will take place in Berlin, with the HTW Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin/University of Applied Sciences being the local organizer.

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The German Society for Online Research / GOR


15 mar to 17 mar 2017

Brussels, Belgium

Society for Phenomenology and Media: Living in the Anthropocene

The Society for Phenomenology and Media (SPM) 19th annual international conference will be sponsored and hosted by the Free University of Brussels (VUB), Belgium.
The theme is Living in the Anthropocene.

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The Society for Phenomenology and Media / SPM


16 mar to 17 mar 2017

Bucharest, Romania

Understanding Transition V - Developing Dialogic Communication

This conference is an opportunity for researchers and PhD students to share their scientific work in an interdisciplinary context and to take part in the debates over various approaches and case studies on dialogic communication.

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University of Bucharest


16 mar to 16 mar 2017

Lund, Sweden

Media and Fear

Fear is a key factor in today’s media landscape.
Contributions that address the following areas of enquiry are invited: histories of media and fear; a politics of fear; political activism, surveillance and fear; representations of fear in fiction and factuality; audiences, publics and fear.
Confirmed speakers include Nico Carpentier, Uppsala University; Joke Hermes, In Holland University; Annette Hill, Lund University; Jane Roscoe, London Film School; Tarik Sabry, Anastasia Kavada and Roza Tsagarousianou, University of Westminster.

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Department of Communication and Media, Lund University


16 mar to 17 mar 2017

Seville, Spain

Closing the Gap in Representation

A conference on public service journalism and activism for the democratization of the media.
Organized by R+D Project Relationship dynamics in the face of social change: contexts, content, producers, audiences, and produsers in the news programmes of TVE and YLE.

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Faculty of Communication, Seville University


18 mar to 19 mar 2017

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Bridging Gaps: Where is the Film Scholar in Hollywood Filmmaking?

The Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies in association with sponsors Centre for Ecological, Social, and Informatics Cognitive Research and WaterHill Publishing, invites papers and audiovisual material that explore the relationship among four key themes related to Hollywood – theory, production, criticism, and activism.

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The Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies / CMCS


19 mar to 21 mar 2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Radio Days Europe

Radiodays Europe is an annual conference for radio professionals with 1500 participants from 62 countries. It is the meeting point for the European radio industry, both private and public, and a destination for radio people from around the world.

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20 mar to 21 mar 2017

Oslo, Norway

Global Challenges - Nordic Experiences

UiO: Nordic intends to provide new knowledge about the Nordic countries and models, including their historical preconditions, challenges, paradoxes and opportunities for the future.
The aim of the conference is to present the initiative to a broader audience and establish an international forum for researchers who work with issues related to Nordic experiences.  Such a forum may critically examine the idea of a Nordic model but also contribute to an international dialogue about strategic and political choices, social and cultural development, and sustainable solutions for the future.

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University of Oslo


22 mar to 23 mar 2017

Cambridge, UK

The 2nd International Conference on Internet of Things, Data and Cloud Computing

The aim of ICC 2017 second edition is to provide a forum for the scientists to present their latest research results and perspectives for future work in the IoT and Cloud Computing field.

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23 mar to 24 mar 2017

Odense, undefined

ECREA 2017: Journalism Studies Section

The purpose of the Journalism Studies Section of ECREA is to support academic research that deepens understanding of the cultural, political, economic, social and professional aspects of journalism. Its main objective is to promote research on occupational, regulatory, ethical, technological, political, commercial, cultural and educational factors in journalism.

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ECREA and Centre for Journalism, University of Southern Denmark

23 mar to 23 mar 2017

København, Danmark

Lokale og regionale medier

Konferencen afholdes i forbindelse med offentliggørelsen af to rapporter om de lokale og regionale mediers indhold, rolle og betydning i lokalområder samt om den betydning de seneste års mediefusioner har haft for de lokale og regionale medier. Rapporterne er udarbejdet af DMJX, som led i styrelsens Rapportering om mediernes udvikling i Danmark.
Kulturminister Mette Bock åbner konferencen, hvor DMJX præsenterer de vigtigste resultater fra rapporterne. Der lægges herudover op til debat om lokal- og regionalmedierne.

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Slots- og Kulturstyrelsen


24 mar to 27 mar 2017

Florens, Italy

Competition, Regulation and Freedom of Expression in Digital Market

The FSR C&M, CMPF and ENTraNCE Annual Scientific Seminar brings together scholars in the fields of economics and law, as well as practitioners, to consider frontier research in electronic communications, internet and media  with a goal of fostering research ideas and informing policy.

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Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom


24 mar to 25 mar 2017

Warsaw, Poland

Art of Communication

The conference will bring together scholars from different fields including philosophy, psychology, sociology, anthropology, history, literature, linguistics, architecture, geography and others.
Keynote speaker: Prof. Aniela Korzeniowska, University of Warsaw.

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Interdisciplinary Research Foundation


28 mar to 28 mar 2017

Malmö, Sverige

ReadMe 2017: Tema Utanförskap

För fjärde året i rad arrangeras README,  konferensen för dig som jobbar inom skola, bibliotek, bok- och mediebransch eller forskning. README är en  samhällskonferens som varje år samlar 400 personer – men också en mötesplats mellan engagerade människor där nya projekt föds. Tema för README 2017 är utanförskap.

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28 mar to 28 mar 2017

Queens, NY, USA

Consumer Identities and Digital Culture

This symposium is the first in a planned series of events interrogating various aspects of consumer identity, using fans as one exemplar and catalyst for discussion.

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St. John's University


29 mar to 30 mar 2017

Göteborg, Sverige

Skolbibliotek 2017

Konferensen berör bland annat läsförståelse, källkritik, skolbibliotekens roll i den digitaliserade skolan, yttrande- och tryckfrihetslagen.
Deltar gör bland andra Ola Sigvardsson, Allmänhetens Pressombudsman; Mary Ingemansson, lektor i svenska med inriktning litteraturvetenskap vid Högskolan Kristianstad; Michael Tengberg är docent i pedagogiskt arbete vid Karlstads universitet; Håkan Fleischer, universitetslektor i pedagogik vid Linnéuniversitetet.

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30 mar to 1 apr 2017

Twin City, USA

Remapping European Media Cultures during the Cold War: Networks, Encounters, Exchanges

This symposium aims to systematically examine European media during the Cold War in terms of such /histoires croisées/, tracing the transnational encounters between Eastern and Western European media industries and cultures between 1945 and 1990.
Submissions — including a 300-word abstract and short contributor bio — should be sent by November 15 to rems@umn.edu; queries may also be sent to this address.

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