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12 okt to 13 okt 2017

Turku, Finland

Affective Politics of Social Media

From clickbaits to fake news, heated Facebook exchanges, viral Twitter messages and Tinder swipes, the landscape of social media is rife with affective intensities of varying speeds and lengths.
Key note speakers: Crystal Abidin, Jönköping University / Curtin University; Kath Albury, Swinburne University of Technology; Nancy Baym, Microsoft Research New England and Ben Ligh, University of Salford.
Organized by Department of Media Studies, IIPC, the International Institute for Popular Culture & DIGIN, Research Network on Digital Interaction at University of Turku and the Department of Gender Studies at Åbo Akademi.

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University of Turku


12 okt to 14 okt 2017

Montreal, Québec, Canada

Porting Media

This conference draws on multiple meanings of the term /porting /to investigate processes of media trans/portation, entanglement, and transfiguration across distinct geopolitical contexts and contact zones.
Keynote speakers:
Deborah Cowen, Geography and Planning, University of Toronto
Ramon Lobato, School of Media and Communications, RMIT

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Concordia University and McGill University


12 okt to 13 okt 2017

Bali, Indonesia

Literature, Languages, Humanities and Social Sciences

The 5th International Conference for Literature, Languages, Humanities and Social Sciences is for the researchers, social scientists, scholars, engineers and parctitioners from all around the world to present and share ongoing research activities. This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration.

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12 okt to 14 okt 2017

Montreal, Canada

Porting Media

This event is a joint project between McGill and Concordia Universities.
Keynote speakers: Deborah Cowen, Geography and Planning, University of Toronto and Ramon Lobato, School of Media and Communications, RMIT University, Melbourne.

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Geography and Planning, University of Toronto


12 okt to 14 okt 2017

London, UK

EUPRERA 2017: Public Relations and the Power of Creativity

The conference welcomes submissions on its theme of Public Relations and the Power of Creativity: Strategic opportunities, innovation and critical challenges. The congress will be hosted by the University of the Arts, London.

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European Public Relations Education and Research Association / EPRERA


13 okt to 15 okt 2017

Lisbon, Portugal

Communication, Art, Media: Probing Impacts and Intersections

In this workshop, the Philosophy of Communication section of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) invites communication scholars, philosophers, and artists to reflect on, develop, and debate the relationship between the arts, the aesthetic, and communication.

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13 okt to 14 okt 2017

Illinois, United States

Computation + Journalism 2017 Symposium

The Computation+Journalism Symposium brings together journalists and technologists, academics and practitioners alike, to share research and explore the ways that computation is transforming all the key functions of journalism: reporting, analysis, verification, storytelling, publishing, distribution, and audience engagement. This year’s conference will include a major focus on “fake news,” misinformation and fact-checking. 

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15 okt to 16 okt 2017

Rockville, United States

The Future of Education, Mass-Media and Communication

International conference on the Future of Education, Mass-Media and Communiactions. 


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Research Assosiation for Interdiciplinary Studies


15 okt to 16 okt 2017

Tübingen, Germany

Doing Memory of Right-Wing Violence in Mediated Public Spheres

International and Interdisciplinary Workshop. The long history of right-wing violence Western societies have witnessed since 1945 includes acts of racist violence, which are socially remembered due to the massive media coverage. We are interested in innovative theoretical and empirical studies on doing memory of right wing violence in mediated public spheres. 


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Tuebingen University


15 okt to 15 okt 2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands

CHI PLAY 2017 Conference

CHI PLAY is an international and interdisciplinary conference for researchers and professionals across all areas of play, games and human-computer interaction (HCI). We call this area “player-computer interaction. The goal of the conference is to highlight and foster discussion of current high quality research in games and HCI as foundations for the future of digital play. To this end, the conference will feature streams that blend academic research and games with research papers, interactive demos, and industry case studies.

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16 okt to 17 okt 2017

Tallinn, Estonia

ISMI 2017

The focus of ISMI is on the dynamics of change in all kinds of contemporary media. We aim to explore how the complex interrelationships between changing technologies, economic environment, modes of usage or policy imperatives bring about the transformation of the media industry.
Keynotes by: Prof. Robin Mansell, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK Prof. Stuart Cunningham, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
The symposium will be held in Tallinn, Estonia, immediately before the AoIR 2017 conference in Tartu.

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Tallinn University Centre of Excellence in Media Innovation and Digital Culture


16 okt to 19 okt 2017

Aarhus, Denmark

Mutual Conditionings of Gender and Love

Given the increasing discontent in gender studies with constructivism’s (in)ability to account for material protests against cultural constructions, especially in studies of aging, disability, queer identities, and the environment, we ask if there are new insights from across disciplines to be gained by testing constructivist understandings up against posthuman and new materialist approaches to gender and love. 

18 okt to 21 okt 2017

Valladolid, Spain

What is Cinema?

The 9th international conference on textual analysis.
Organised by: The Cultural Association Trama y Fondo and the Area of Audiovisual Communication and Advertising of the University of Valladolid.

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University of Valladolid, Faculty of Arts

18 okt to 20 okt 2017

Cape Town, South Africa

Language in the Media 2017

The theme of the 7th Language in the Media conference is Mediat(is)ing (Trans)Nationalism.
The University of the Western Cape and the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg will host the conference which will be held at the University of the Western Cape.
Key note speakers: Branca Falabella Fabricio, Pumla Gqola, Erez Levon and Crispin Thurlow.

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University of the Western Cape


18 okt to 21 okt 2017

Tartu, Estonia

AoIR 2017

AoIR 2017 is the 18th annual conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, a transdisciplinary gathering of scholars interested in the place of networked technologies in social processes. This year’s conference is hosted by the University of Tartu, Estonia.

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Association of Internet Researchers


19 okt to 20 okt 2017

Shanghai, China

Digital Culture and Society - Chinese and Nordic developments DCS 2017

Digital Culture and Society will focus on the interdisciplinary between social sciences and computer science, providing a forum for researchers and practitioners to discuss theoretical and application issues in digital media technologies on culture and society. The focus will be on developments in China and the European countries. Researchers from all countries and institutions are welcome to take part, but those affiliated with Nordic Centre member universities enjoy a significant discount for the participation fee. The conference is sponsored by the Nordic Centre at Fudan Universities by decision of its member institutions.

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Nordic Centre Fudan University


19 okt to 20 okt 2017

Moscow, Russia

Journalism Education across Borders

2017 the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University will host European Journalism Training Association's teacher's conference. The conference will also feature a Russian-language section devoted to journalism education in Russia and CIS countries: its current state, challenges and trends.

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Lomonosov Moscow State University


19 okt to 21 okt 2017

Lisbon, Portugal

Risk and Crisis Communication in the Digital Age

The 5th International Crisis Communication Conference  aims to discuss how crisis communication can be used by business and the public sectorin a strategic fashion.

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Universidade Católica Portuguesa


20 okt to 21 okt 2017

Istanbul, Turkey

International Literature and Literary Criticism Conference

Literature today has a rich, wide and chaotic space in relation with increasing communication utilities, new digital channels, increased creative writing efforts, intensive translation activities, effect of big media, rewards and activities.  The conference sets off for raising questions as well as searching for answers on new dimensions of literature, literature theory and literature criticism in the new millennium.

21 okt to 24 okt 2017

Cairo , Egypt

Journalism and Mass Communication in the Age of Instant information

The theme for this year’s conference “Journalism and Mass Communication in the Age of Instant information” is designed to explore research and application of new directions in an ever-changing digital environment whether in the Arab region or globally. This theme also gives us an opportunity to discuss the future directions of the field of journalism and mass communication, research, and beyond.

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American University in Cairo