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.

5 apr to 7 apr 2018

Bangkok, Thailand

Power of Media: Shaping the Future

The 4th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication. The process of communication has evolved since the inception of devices that has accounted for ease in message transfer mitigating errors that occurred traditionally. Media is considered to be the most vital component as it deals with information which is required to be adequate and timely imparted. The MEDCOM ’18 is believed to serve as that platform for knowledge transferring in relevance to the future of Media and Mass Communication.

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5 apr to 7 apr 2018

London, United Kingdom

Framing Space through Architecture and Film

This is the 2018 Annual Conference for art history and visual culture. The panel 'Framing Space through Architecture and Film' explores the mutually informing link between architecture and film in an effort to not only open up the limits of these methods of representation but also to look beyond what typically gets included within the history of art. Proposals may address the relationship between architecture and film through ontological comparisons, the framing and representation of space, and/or the phenomenological experience of mediated spaces.

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6 apr to 6 apr 2018

London, United Kingdom

Musical Perspectives on Migration, Networks and Borders

In the context of rapidly-changing models of consumption and patterns of identification that are occurring across the music industries, this event focuses on notions of boundary, flow and borders, and seeks to establish conceptual connections in relation to musicology, musical networks, and musical identities.  The event includes a key panel discussion with musicians, music journalists and academics.

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10 apr to 14 apr 2018

New Orleans, United States

AAG 2018: Platform Urbanism

Talk about ‘platforms’ is today all-pervasive: platform architecture, platform design, platform ecosystem, platform governance, platform markets, platform politics, platform thinking. Contributions may address a wide range of commercial and nonprofit platforms – including those related to social networking, user-generated content, location-based technologies, mapping and the geoweb, goods and services, marketing, and gaming – and their relationships with various forms of urban living and urban spaces.

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12 apr to 13 apr 2018

Lugano, Switzerland

Exploring Media, Languages, Cultures and Borders in Switzerland and Europe

The SACM-SGKM 2018 conference will examine key communication and media issues affecting Switzerland and its European neighbours. The conference will bring together Swiss and international academics, each providing a rich set of insights about how international communication events and issues are shaping contemporary national research in to media, cultures, languages, borders and identity.

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12 apr to 13 apr 2018

Istanbul, Turkey

Moving Images – Static Spaces: Architectures, Media, Film, Communication, Digital Art and Design

the conference welcomes various disciplines: architects, urban designers, press and media specialists, filmmakers, animators, video artists, sociologists, cinematographers, interior designers,  journalists, cultural theorists and more.

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13 apr to 14 apr 2018

Madrid, Spain

Condition of Contradiction

Condition of Contradiction: Implications for Globalization, Identity & Culture. The conference will attempt to sort out and tentatively make sense of the current condition of deeply inscribed contradiction through interdisciplinary dialogue. Scholars of communication and mass media, political science, literature, sociology, philosophy, ethnography global studies—anyone with interdisciplinary interests and bona fides—are invited to join in.

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18 apr to 20 apr 2018

London, United Kingdom

Media Industry Studies: Current Debates and Future Directions

This conference is providing an international and interdisciplinary forum for reviewing the past and present state of media industry studies, and defining the future of the field.

18 apr to 20 apr 2018

Aarhus, Denmark

Cultures of participation - arts, digital media and politics

In order to provide a multifaceted take on the subject, the conference is organized around three themes, which each addresses the topic from different standpoints: 1) Participatory art & aesthetics, 2) Digital media & technology, 3) Cultural policy & participation. The conference aims to discuss the potentials and problems of cultural participation by bringing these important, but often disconnected research fields into dialogue with each other.

19 apr to 19 apr 2018

Lisbon, Portugal

Play2Learn: The GamiLearning Conference

This conference is the culminating event for GamiLearning offers an opportunity for scholars and practitioners to share their research findings and to enrich the dialogue about the role of games in the learning environment.

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19 apr to 20 apr 2018

London, United Kingdom

Lights, camera, learning: teaching with the moving image

To mark our seventieth anniversary in 2018, Learning on Screen together with Birkbeck, University of London is pleased to announce a two-day conference exploring the history of teaching and learning with the moving image.

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19 apr to 21 apr 2018

Klagenfurt, Austria

Global mediatization research and technology

This conference thus invites scholars from wide international and interdisciplinary fields to examine one of the predominant queries concerning humans in today’s society and aims to provide insight and understanding into current psychological, cultural, sociological, political and media technological developments and concerns that relate to social as well as political and technological challenges we face. 

19 apr to 21 apr 2018

Portland, United States

What is Universe? Communication • Complexity • Coherence

The What is Universe? (2018) conference experience examines communication, complexity/simplicity, coherence/incoherence and, how they may or may not contribute to “a pluralistic universe.” This conference marks the third collaboration among scholars from the natural 
and social sciences, communication, media, law, design, and art.

20 apr to 20 apr 2018

Lisbon, Portugal

2nd International Media Literacy Research Symposium

This conference focuses on: Media Literacy: Past, Present, and Future, Civic Media Literacy and Participatory Culture and Education: Digital Citizenship, Social Networking, Policy and Training. Conference plenary keynote is: Paul Mihailidis & Nico Carpentier

25 apr to 29 apr 2018

Bremen, Germany

Cinema Crossing Borders

The 23rd Bremen International Film Conference invites international experts to reflect on “Cinema Crossing Borders” as practices of border and cross-border cinema. The conference aims to explore all the varieties of analytical approaches to “Cinema Crossing Borders” and 
to enhance the debate/discussion on how cinema forms and informs our idea of borders.

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University Bremen


2 maj to 4 maj 2018

Bergen, Norge

Nordiske mediedager / Nordic Media Festival

Nordiske Mediedager er Nordens største årlige mediekonferanse. Tre stappfulle dager med faglig oppdatering og inspirasjon, presentert av topp fagfolk fra inn- og utland.

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Nordiske Mediedager


3 maj to 5 maj 2018

Freiburg, Germany

Cool Retro Camp Trash. Aesthetic Concepts in Popular Culture

The aesthetic quality of the popular is now undisputed. In fact, it can be argued that popular culture has become the dominant cultural paradigm of our days, which takes shape in music, film, literature, social media, fashion etc. In order to meet this cultural transformation with due attention, the aesthetic concepts of popular culture are to be scrutinized for the first time from a broad academic perspective. The aim of the conference is to illuminate how aesthetic concepts of popular culture come into being, are practiced, diffuse socially and develop normative quality.

10 maj to 13 maj 2018

Chicago, Illinois, United States

The Union for Democratic Communication 2018 conference

Theme: Media, Resistance, and Justice: The Fight for Humanity. This conference seeks to traverse the intersections of Media, Resistance, and Justice through presentations and conversations that offer insights and suggestions for advancing and securing a more democratic, just society.


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10 maj to 13 maj 2018

Chicago, United States

Media, Resistance, and Justice: The Fight for Humanity

Union for Democratic Communication Conference. This conference seeks to traverse the intersections of Media, Resistance, and Justice through presentations and conversations that offer insights and suggestions for advancing and securing a more democratic, just society. 

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Loyola University Chicago


10 maj to 11 maj 2018

Antalya, Turkey

International Media Research Symposium: From Traditional to Digital

Digital media contribute significantly in the contemporary skills of creating and transmitting images, sounds and texts. Aware of the field’s effective interaction capabilities, traditional media tools try to become involved in it through hashtags, audience questions and comments, video footage of every day people etc. This symposium aims to create an academic environment that will enable us to deal with media through the axis of traditional and digital, in a multidimensional way.

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Ege University /Antalya AKEV University