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17 okt to 19 okt 2018

Madrid, Spain

Cinema, TV and Popular Culture in the 1990s: Spain-Latin America

An International Conference focusing on Cinema, TV and Popular Culture in the 1990s with an emphasis on Spain-Latin America. 

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18 okt to 20 okt 2018

Madrid, Spain

RIPE@2018: Universalism and Public Service Media

The RIPE@2018 conference theme focuses on challenges and opportunities in achieving the universal service mission in the era of media abundance. The conference happens over 2.5 days with a welcoming reception the night before the first day and the inaugural RIPE General Assembly on the afternoon of the third day. The GA will deliberate on a new leadership structure for the initiative going forward. The conference language is English.

18 okt to 19 okt 2018

Mersin, Turkey

International Symposium on Communication in The Digital Age

Digital age conduces radical changes in the field of communication. Besides conventional ones, new mediums get involve in our daily lives with different narrations. Today, new paradigms have emerged as a result of convergence.  International Symposium on Communication in The Digital Age aims to discuss this process in interdisciplinary perspective together with its conceptual and practical consequences.

18 okt to 19 okt 2018

Berkeley, United States

International Conference on Communication and Media Studies

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, innovative showcase, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes: Media Cultures, Media Theory, Media Technologies and Processes,  Media Business and Media Literacies. 

18 okt to 19 okt 2018

Bodø, Norway

Medieforskerkonferensen 2018

Det nye medielandskapet – blindsoner og mangfold Informasjon og program kommer.

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19 okt to 20 okt 2018

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

International film and media studies conference

Connected to our new exploratory research project  “Rethinking Intermediality in Contemporary Cinema: Changing Forms of In-Betweenness” funded by the UEFISCDI, and following up on the topics of our previous conferences, we would like to bring into focus the idea of “in-betweenness” set in a wider context of contemporary visual culture, and to re-evaluate its relevance regarding the state of the art in researches on intermediality.

19 okt to 19 okt 2018

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America

This conference will focus on different aspects of communication, media, and cultural goods and services in the areas of journalism, entertainment -cinema, theater, television, music, etc. - advertising and marketing, public relations, social media, and video games, among others.

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24 okt to 26 okt 2018

St.Petersburg, Russia


The international conference on Internet Science aims at progressing and investigating on topics of high relevance with Internet’s impact on society, governance, and innovation. It focuses on the contribution and role of Internet science on the current and future multidisciplinary understanding of societies transformations, governance shifts and innovation quests. Its main objective is to allow an open and productive dialogue between all the disciplines which study the Internet as a socio-technical system under any technological or humanistic perspectives.

24 okt to 31 okt 2018

Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018

Global MIL Week, commemorated annually, is a major occasion for stakeholders to review and celebrate the progress achieved towards “MIL for all”. It is a cap and aggregator for MIL-related events and actions across the world leading up to this Week. Together with its Feature Events, Global MIL Week calls for local events around the world to promote MIL connections across disciplines and professions. These include intergovernmental organizations, education institutions, technological intermediaries, development organizations, associations, NGOs, research groups, educators, media professionals, library and information professionals, policy makers, regulators, and practitioners around the globe.

Global MIL Week 2018 will highlight that smart, sustainable cities must also be media and information literate cities (MIL Cities).

  • Feature Conference 24-25 October, 2018, Kaunas, Lithuania
  • The UNESCO Chair on MIL at the University of Latvia will host the Youth Agenda Forum that will take place in Riga, Latvia on 26 October.

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25 okt to 26 okt 2018

Moscow, Russia

Digital Transformations of Mass Media: Regional, National and Global Aspects

Given such noticeable transformations of media, we encourage conference participants to discuss current state of media and look into possible trends of media industry’s development in both global and national contexts. Furthermore, we invite presentations discussing the state of regional and local media in Russia, media production and distribution processes abroad and other issues that have rarely been in the spotlight of researchers before. Lastly, we welcome researches discussing the impact of television upon print media as well as new media under current digitalization and multimedization processes.

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25 okt to 27 okt 2018

Berlin, Germany

Youth presents Congress 2018: Visual Knowledge in Education and Science

The education initiative Youth presents (Jugend präsentiert) is organizing a congress to explore the topic of “Visual Knowledge in Education and Science”. The congress aims to thoroughly examine and discuss the influence of visuality on teaching and knowledge communication.

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26 okt to 26 okt 2018

London, United Kingdom

Anti-social media? The big issues

This is the annual Institute of Communication Ethics conference 2018. The conference will examine the many issues:-for instance, the economics, the politics, the shift in civil and civic conversation and the allegations over subverting the democratic process in the West. In short, the ethical space it inhabits.

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27 okt to 29 okt 2018

Taipei, Taiwan

Asian Congress for Media and Communication

The proposed theme of the 2018 conference is Examining the Socio-Political Economy of Communication and it seeks to initiate a discourse on the paradoxes brought about by these challenges to massmedia and communication as a result of the emerging social media and
the changing socio-political economy of media institutions.

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27 okt to 28 okt 2018

Copenhagen, Danmark

Locked out of Social Platforms: An iCS Symposium on Challenges to Studying Disinformation

This symposium aims to address the topical question of how independent, ethical research on dis/misinformation in political communication can be conducted in a corporate environment that favours platform ‘lockdowns’ and the throttling of API access in response to the strategic use of data analytics, bots, trolls, fake news, and dis/misinformation operations in electoral politics, public information campaigns, and activist communication.

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31 okt to 3 nov 2018

Lugano, Switzerland


The seventh European Communication Conference (ECC2018) will be  hosted by the Faculty of Communication Sciences, Università della Svizzera italiana.
The conference theme is  Centre and Periphery. Communications, Research, Translation.

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1 nov to 2 nov 2018

Media Education Summit 2018

The International Media Education Summit will take place at Hong Kong Baptist University, November 1st and 2nd 2018. The call will be announced on Nov 1st 2017 at https://cemp.ac.uk/summit/2018/. Keynotes confirmed so far – Feargal Keane, Sarah Jones, Donna Chu.

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1 nov to 3 nov 2018

Porto, Portugal

Literacy Summit: Practice x Science x Technology

The European Literacy Network (ELN) is pleased to invite all those interested in literacy, that includes media and digital literacy, to participate in the 1st Literacy Summit. 

1 nov to 3 nov 2018

Akdeniz, Turkey

Communication Trends in the Digitalised World

This is the 3rd International Media Studies Symposium and the main theme has been determined as “Communication Trends in the Digitalised World”. Different perspectives from several disciplines will lead the way to the in-depth deliberations of the field of communication in the digitalised world in this Symposium, which will take place with the participation of the academics and practitioners with diverse experiences and vast knowledge in both national and international scope. The main objective of this Symposium is to provide an outstanding opportunity for attendees to examine communication as an interdisciplinary field by focusing on its aspects in the digital world, and to discuss the related questions and problems by making considerable theoretical contributions to the field of communication.

1 nov to 3 nov 2018

Antalya, Turkey

Communication Trends in the Digitalised World

This 3rd International Media Studies Symposium takes place at the Akdeniz University’s Faculty of Communication and will focus on the orientations in the field of communication in the digitalised world. 

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1 nov to 2 nov 2018

Antalya, Turkey

Inequalities and Aging: Solidarity, Conflicts, and Interventions in a Rapidly Aging World

Senex | II. Congress of Aging Studies for Graduate Students brings together graduate researchers studying old age and the aging process from social, behavioral and health perspectives into an interactive discussion platform wherein they share with the scientific world empirical research, conceptual studies and methodological contributions. 

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