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

8 dec to 8 dec 2017

Sidney, Australia

Sydney Screen Studies Network Symposium 2017

The theme of the symposium is Intersections in Film and Media Studies and it will explore the transitional nature of contemporary screen studies and the movement of scholarship, theory, and ideas across its boundaries. We invite scholars working across film, television, video, and internet genres. 

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8 dec to 16 dec 2017

Limassol, Cyprus

Respublika! media arts festival

Respublika! is a one-week community media arts festival. The festival will be simultaneously translated into an exhibition, which will run from 8 December 2017 to 19 January 2018, and will feed into a series of seminars.  Respublika! is a multi-sited and multi-genre community media arts festival which aims to tap into the creative reservoirs of community media, civil society organisations and social collectives (and their members); but also of artists that are committed to the basic principles of participatory community communication.

13 dec to 15 dec 2017

Düsseldorf, Germany

Online participation on the local level

The conference brings together an international group of researchers from different disciplines to provide a variety of perspectives on local online participation. The main theme of the conference is to investigate the role of digital technologies in political participation with a focus on the local level, ranging from small neighbourhoods to large municipalities.

14 dec to 15 dec 2017

Athens, Greece

d-Democracy 2017

ICT innovations such as Big Data, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing as well as Intelligent Systems employed in e-Government services raise issues relating to Security, Privacy and Data Protection. These are tquestions of the 7th occasion of the international c onference on e-Democracy

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The Scientific Council for the Information Society


14 dec to 16 dec 2017

Rome, Italy

Communication and Politics in the Pop-Democracy

We would encourage contributors to use the idea of crisis and pop democracy to reflect on challenges facing media and political communication research. While the main theme of this conference is “Communication and politics  in the pop-democracy”, the Italian Association of Political Communication operates an open and inclusive policy, and papers dealing with any aspect of media and politics are welcomed, as are papers from PhD students and early career researchers.

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Italian Association of Political Communication


14 dec to 16 dec 2017

Mumbai, India

Communications Research in the Digital Ag

ICA Asia Regional Conference 2017. From smoke signals to satellites to information superhighways, communication has changed in physical as well as philosophical context. What makes 'digital age' different from its predecessors is the synchronicity, physicality, continuity, climate, context in the process of communication. 

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SNDT Women's University


15 dec to 15 dec 2017

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Games, Values and AI

This workshop aims to bring together researchers from different backgrounds to explore the philosophical and social issues raised by games as inspiration, model, testbed or context for Artificial Intelligence.

10 jan to 12 jan 2018

London, UK

MeCCSA 2018: Creativity and Agency

The next MeCCSA conference will be hosted by the School of Arts and Creative Industries at London South Bank University. Among  keynote speakers who have confirmed are Prof. David Gauntlett, University of Westminster; Prof. Angela McRobbie, Goldsmiths, University of London and Prof. Andy Miah, University of Salford.

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Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association / MeCCSA


11 jan to 13 jan 2018

Ahmedabad, India

Media & Entertainment Disruptions and Beyond

5th International Communication Management Conference (ICMC). The overarching objective of the conference would be to understand effective marketing strategies for managers in the Media & Entertainment industry. This would entail examining strategies for managing content, consumers, and connections. The conference platform will enable academia and industry to converge and discuss research based solutions for intractable issues and challenges.

13 jan to 14 jan 2018

Leeds, UK

Media and Popular Culture

Popular culture affects our daily lives by fostering images and ideologies, and by selling a way of life that is presented as acceptable or non-acceptable. All these influences form our daily lives and views of others, and while the media and popular culture do not influence all people, on all issues and at all times, they do have a significant influence on our views and actions.

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Centre for Research in Humanities and Social Sciences


19 jan to 19 jan 2018

Hague, Netherlands

Tuning into the Noise of Europe: Conference on a new narrative of Europe in times of crisis

The European narrative though remains hidden under thick layers of Eurosceptic discourses, and does not provide for a straightforward paved path. Communicating the European vision is all but disrupted between the European elites and the recipients in the member states. The aim of this conference is to identify the reality of the European project as it is lived and perceived and sometimes feared by European citizens. Keynote lecture by Prof. Nico Carpentier (Uppsala University, Sweden)


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24 jan to 27 jan 2018

Riga, Latvia

Winter School: Language for Communication - Research Perspective

This Postgraduate Winter School is a three to-five-day event for individuals or groups organised by the University of Latvia, Riga, in cooperation with the Field Committee of Linguistics of Discourse of International Committee of Slavists (Belarusian & Polish branch of the Field Committee), and international academic project D-ART (Germany).
Target audience: Doctoral students and researchers in Humanities.

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University of Latvia

24 jan to 25 jan 2018

Barcelona, Spain

Cross-Cultural Communication Conference

International conference organised by five universities, provides a platform for research in cross-cultural communication adaptation and intercultural communication challenges. The conference focus reflects a growing interest in intercultural issues.

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26 jan to 26 jan 2018

Los Angeles , United States

Fake News and Weaponized Defamation: Global Perspectives

This conference has an international or comparative focus that engages historical, contemporary, or emerging issues relating to face news or "weaponized defamation." "Weaponized defamation" refers to the increasing invocation, and increasing use, of defamation and privacy torts by people in power to threaten press investigations, despite laws protecting responsible or non-reckless reporting.

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29 jan to 29 jan 2018

Stockholm , Sweden

Nordisk kulturpolitisk dag om inkludering och integration

Vem får vara med? Nordisk kulturpolitisk dag om inkludering och integration 2018. Dagen sätter fokus på kulturens roll i ett inkluderande samhälle, och kultursektorns öppenhet gentemot människor med olika bakgrunder. Dagen ingår i Sveriges ordförandeskapsprogram för Nordiska ministerrådet 2018. Till dagen bjuder vi in beslutsfattare och kulturutövare från hela Norden. Sveriges kultur- och demokratiminister kommer att medverka under dagen.

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Kulturanalys Norden


5 feb to 9 feb 2018

Brisbane, Australia

2018 DMRC Summer School

Digital Media Research Center are inviting participants from all over the world to  this year's summer school. The summer school will inspire and challenge participants to seek new approaches to sociocultural research, and to engage critically and creatively with the practices, platforms, technologies and economies of digital media communication.

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7 feb to 10 feb 2018

Albuquerque, United States

Game Studies, Culture, Play, and Practice Area

39th Annual Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) Conference. The Game Studies, Culture, Play, and Practice Area invites papers,panels, and other proposals on games (digital and otherwise) and their study and development.

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Southwest Popular/American Culture Association


8 feb to 8 feb 2018

Accra, Ghana

The Relationship between Journalism and Foreign Aid

This one-day symposium will examine the contemporary and complex relationship between aid and journalism and the role of foreign aid/development assistance, along with the impact these processes have had on fostering independent national media sectors. The conversation will focus on issues and problems arising from the intersection between journalism, foreign aid, media development assistance, foreign investment in media, and how this has affected the development of a critical and independent media sector in Africa and Latin America. 

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8 feb to 9 feb 2018

Ghent, Belgium

24 hours of Communication Sciences

Etmaal 2018 welcomes proposals on a wide scope of topics that aim to discuss and reflect on today’s interconnected, international and transcultural media environment, and this in terms of theoretical concepts, applied methodology and empirical findings.

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Ghent University


12 feb to 16 feb 2018

Hanover, Germany

Computational Communication Science-confernce

Computational Methods for Communication Science: Towards A Strategic Roadmap. During various training courses and a workshop conference, this event aims to develop knowledge, skills, resources, and strategies in computational methods within the field of communication.

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Hanover University of Music, Drama, and Media