Konferenser

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

Kontakta gärna Mia Jonsson Lindell med information om aktuella konferenser inom medie- och kommunikationsområdet.

21 feb to 23 feb 2018

Madrid, Spain

From passive audience to active citizen

This is the The Observatory for the Study of News Media Innovation in the Digital Era (OI^2) Conference, the theme is “From Passive Audience to Active Citizen”. 

23 feb to 23 feb 2018

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

Loneliness in the age of Mobile & Social Media

This conference aims to fill this gap in scholarship by also examining  the causes and stories of loneliness among young people. As loneliness is something people are likely to experience at any age, this conference invites scholars to think about this widespread prevalent problem from innovative new perspectives. Keynotes: Dr. Shakuntala Banaji, London School of Economics, Dr. Jennifer Lau, King’s College London

 

23 feb to 23 feb 2018

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

Loneliness in the age of Mobile & Social Media

This conference aims to fill this gap in scholarship by also examining the causes and stories of loneliness among young people. As loneliness is something people are likely to experience at any age, this conference invites scholars to think about this widespread prevalent problem from innovative new perspectives. The conference is devoted to an examination of the current situation across the world from a variety of perspectives, and aims to identify and bridge the gaps in academic research on loneliness, creating new research pathways. 

For more information:

https://goo.gl/6tHp7b

23 feb to 25 feb 2018

Alberta, Canada

Shifting Currents in Communication and Media

The conference theme for the Rundle Summit is ‘Shifting Currents.’ This theme evokes the idea of ‘currents’ within a river or stream, and aligns metaphorically with the idea that research in communications, technology, and media is ever changing and dynamic.

For more information:

https://www.rundlesummit.ca

28 feb to 28 feb 2018

Maynooth, Ireland

Academia and Wikipedia: Critical Perspectives in Education and Research

This is a one-day conference that aims to investigate how researchers and educators use and interrogate Wikipedia. The conference is an opportunity to present research into and from Wikipedia; research about Wikipedia, or research that uses Wikipedia as a data object.

28 feb to 2 mar 2018

Cologne, Germany

General Online Research conference

This conference adsresses anyone working on research on web and mobile Web survey methodology, online market research, Big Data and data science, or politics and online communication. Main topics are: Internet Surveys, Mobile Web, and Online Research Methodology, 
Big Data and Data Science, Politics and Online Communication, Online Market Research. 

 

For more information:

https://www.gor.de/

1 mar to 3 mar 2018

Gorizia, Italy

Gorizia International Film Studies Conference

The conference is a part of the Filmforum festival 2018 and aims to map the possible interrelationships between the notion of moving image and the notion of “exhibition” in the broadest possible sense. The focus is on the specific epistemic object: Exposing the Moving Image: the Cinematic Medium across World Fairs, Art Museums, and Cultural Exhibitions. 

3 mar to 7 mar 2018

Gorizia, Italy

Gorizia International Film Studies Spring School

At the Edges of Nobody’s Empire: Media, Politics, and Representations. The International Film Studies Spring School is a part of the Filmforum festival 2018 and it's especially aimed at MA and PhD students and early career researchers. The different sections of  of the Spring School are: Cinema and Contemporary Arts, The Film and Media Heritage, Media Archaeology, Porn Studies, and Post-Cinema. 

8 mar to 8 mar 2018

Belfast, Northen Ireland

#Resist: Protest and Resistance Media in Brexit Britain and Trump-era USA

This conference is interested in media created in response to these seismic periods of political change, media created in the period leading up to them, and media that more broadly deals with themes related to populism, politics, and power. As well as discussing media that can be seen as protest or resistance, this event will consider media forms that fail to resist, or those that merely hint at protest.

8 mar to 8 mar 2018

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Signal Strength: women & media practice in conflict and crisis situations

This symposium aims to examine the extent to which radio – and other forms of media – provides a platform for women who are, or have been, in conflict and crisis.

8 mar to 8 mar 2018

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Signal Strength: women & media practice in conflict and crisis situations

This symposium aims to examine the extent to which radio – and other forms of media – provides a platform for women who are, or have been, in conflict and crisis. Drawing on practice and academic research, discussions will explore multiple angles such as:- gendering media strategies to improve the recognition and representation of women in peril; issues surrounding the safety and protection of women journalists and aid workers; and the limits and limitation of media freedoms.

For more information:

https://goo.gl/ayyZKa

14 mar to 16 mar 2018

Akureyri, Iceland

SPM 2018: Global Media Literacy in the Digital Age

The overarching theme of the 20th Annual Conference of the Society for Phenomenology and Media will be ‘Global Media Literacy in the Digital Age.’ The aim of this conference is to explore various dimensions of media literacy in the global and local media landscapes, cultural constraints, educational practices, theoretical distinctions, philosophical dilemmas etc.

For more information:

The Society for Phenomenology and Media

https://easychair.org/cfp/SPM2018

15 mar to 16 mar 2018

Lusaka, Zambia

2nd African International Telecommunications Society conference

Mobile communication connections in Africa have outpaced the expectations just in a period of 15 years. This development clearly documents the great importance of communications for all. The 2nd African Conference of the International Telecommunication Society (ITS) in Lusaka will focus on the interplay between technology developments and market and policy and regulatory developments in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) field in African countries. 

15 mar to 15 mar 2018

Lund, Sweden

Media Freedom International Symposium

We invite contributions to this symposium on media freedom that address the theme from political, social-cultural and personal perspectives. The symposium seeks to debate both the political economic and policy contexts to media freedom and the aspects of freedom related to creative labour, representation and cultural practices.

For more information:

Department of Communication and Media, Lund University

http://www.kom.lu.se/forskning/konferenser-och-natverkstraffar/media-freedom/

15 mar to 17 mar 2018

Stockholm, Sweden

The Nordic Data Journalism Conference

he conference, founded by Södertörn University in 2013 together with seven Swedish media companies, combines professional, practical, and scientific aspects to bring together media professionals and media researchers working with data journalism and/or digital journalism.

For more information:

http://noda2018.se

16 mar to 17 mar 2018

Stockholm, Sweden

Nordic Data Journalism Conference 2018

We aim to gather approximately 300 data journalists, editors, visualizers, researchers and students for a weekend packed with the best practice, latest tools and most dedicated professionals in data journalism. NODA 2018 will start with an academic pre-conference day on March 15 and the same day there will be additional full-day competence courses for beginners as well as developers and editorial leaders.

For more information:

http://noda2018.se

18 mar to 20 mar 2018

Vienna, Austria

Radiodays Europe 2018

This year Radiodays Europe will be held in the city of Vienna. More information to come. 

For more information:

https://goo.gl/8zG8gy

19 mar to 21 mar 2018

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION

At the turn of the millennium the world’s broadcasting and communication research and industries are undergoing a massive metamorphosis as well as a profound, tumultuous, rapid and unparalleled change. Digital and interactive media is now irrevocably linked with computer science, telecommunications, the Internet and World Wide Web. Given the prominence of the electronic media in the 21^st  century, scholars, academics and media professionals need to know how to decipher and evaluate media and communication fields in the emerging and dynamic digital age.
 

For more information:

https://www.adu.ac.ae/icmc

21 mar to 21 mar 2018

Oslo, Norway

Medie- og kulturbruk: Et nytt kulturelt klasseskille?

Hvordan bruker vi medier og kultur? Hvem bruker informasjonsfriheten? Oppstår det nye sosiale og kulturelle skillelinjer knyttet til informasjonstilgang og muligheter for deltakelse i kulturlivet? Hva er betydningen for den enkeltes deltakelse og for utvikling av demokratiet? Konferansen retter seg mot aktører i medie- og kultursektoren, departement, forvaltning og forskere, men er forøvrig åpen og gratis for alle interesserte.

For more information:

https://goo.gl/5DJD6o

21 mar to 22 mar 2018

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Reggae Innovation and Sound System Culture

This Reggae Innovationconference promises to be a landmark event in reggae culture research, highlighting the music’s subgenres, crossovers, mashups, intersections, and innovations, featuring international academic guests and musicians. The conference will discuss reggae innovation, in particular theoretical and practical expressions of how innovation plays out through music and popular culture.

For more information:

https://goo.gl/Z5ZJcJ

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