Conference archive

20 Sep to 20 Sep 2019

HUONE Copenhagen, Denmark

RADIODAYS 2019

Konferencen Radiodays er den årlige mulighed for alle, som arbejder med lyd og radio til at få skærpet deres radiofaglighed, blive inspireret og få nye ideer, samt en unik mulighed for at networke og lære nye kollegaer og konkurrenter at kende.

For more information:

Radiodays Danmark

info@radiodays.dk

https://radiodays.dk/

19 Sep to 21 Sep 2019

Naples, Italy

The 5th ESTIDIA Conference

The overall theme of the conference is Hybrid Dialogues: Transcending Binary Thinking and Moving Away from Societal Polarisations.

For more information:

European Society for Transcultural and Interdisciplinary Dialogue

http://www.estidia.eu/category/events/estidia-events/upcoming-events/

19 Sep to 21 Sep 2019

Siena, Italy

ECREA Radio Research Conference 2019

ECREA Radio Research Conference 2019: Radio as a Social Media: community, participation, public values in the platform society.

This conference aims at gathering together all the scholars that are currently exploring, from different and/or interdisciplinary perspectives, the complex entanglement between radio/audio/digital media and society.

For more information:

ECREA

http://www.congressi.unisi.it/ecrea2019/

19 Sep to 20 Sep 2019

Salamanca, Spain

"Children and Adolescents in the era of SmartScreens: Risks, threats and opportunities reloaded"

Children and adolescents increasingly turn to mobile media devices and SmartScreen’s, the Smartphone in particular - at home, at school or on the move-, to stay connected with family and friends, for schooling activities and to access a variety of digital media contents and services including social media, music, videos, and games. The everytime-and-everywhere-access to mobile media has changed children’s and adolescents’ everyday life with potential implications on their -from a broad perspective- socialization, consumer patterns, schooling orientated behaviour among others. This conference wants to address these issues both from a theoretical and methodological perspective.

For more information:

ECREA, CHILDREN-YOUTH-MEDIA (CYM) Temporary Working Group (TWG)

http://www.childrenandsmartscreens.eu/

19 Sep to 20 Sep 2019

Salamanca, Spain

"Children and Adolescents in the era of SmartScreens: Risks, threats and opportunities reloaded"

Children and adolescents increasingly turn to mobile media devices and SmartScreen’s, the Smartphone in particular - at home, at school or on the move-, to stay connected with family and friends, for schooling activities and to access a variety of digital media contents and services including social media, music, videos, and games. The everytime-and-everywhere-access to mobile media has changed children’s and adolescents’ everyday life with potential implications on their -from a broad perspective- socialization, consumer patterns, schooling orientated behaviour among others. This conference wants to address these issues both from a theoretical and methodological perspective.

For more information:

ECREA, CHILDREN-YOUTH-MEDIA (CYM) Temporary Working Group (TWG)

http://www.childrenandsmartscreens.eu/

18 Sep to 20 Sep 2019

Sundsvall , Sverige

Journalism from above

The research centre Demicom at Mid Sweden University invites scholars to a workshop where we will discuss drones in relation to the media and journalism from social, cultural, historical, technological, professional, ethical and other perspectives. The workshop is expected to lead to one or several peer-reviewed joint publications. The deadline to submit a 1000-word extended abstract is June 15, 2019! 

For more information:

http://journalismfromabove.com

18 Sep to 18 Sep 2019

Stockholm, Sweden

Radio- och Poddagen 2019

Radio- och Poddagen 2019.  Inspirationsdag och festkväll med seminarier, workshops och prisutdelningar på Münchenbryggeriet.

For more information:

Radioakademin

https://radioakademin.org

17 Sep to 18 Sep 2019

Milan, Italy

The International Circulation of National Cinemas and Audiovisual Content

The Challenge of Convergence and Multiplatform Distribution in the European Context

Possible proposals are invited in (but not limited to) the four main following areas: The challenges and opportunities of film distribution: from film festivals to the movie theaters crisis; National cinemas and transnational circulation; Circulation practices and new technologies: OTT platforms, streaming and on-demand offerings, informal and piracy practices of video consumption; European series and their global visibility and success.

For more information:

Conference organized by Massimo Scaglioni (Catholic University of Milan), Emiliano Morreale (Sapienza University of Roma), Paolo Noto (University of Bologna)

https://www.italiancinema.it/the-international-circulation-of-national-cinemas-and-audiovisual-content/

16 Sep to 17 Sep 2019

Loughborough, UK

Fifth Conference of the International Journal of Press/Politics

The conference brings together scholars doing internationally-oriented or comparative research on the intersection between news media and politics around the world. It aims to provide a forum for academics from a wide range of disciplines, countries, and methodological approaches to advance research in this area.

For more information:

International Journal of Press/Politics and Centre for Research in Communication and Culture

c.vaccari@lboro.ac.uk.

https://cristianvaccari.com/2019/03/11/call-for-papers-fifth-conference-of-the-international-journal-of-press-politics/

16 Sep to 17 Sep 2019

Loughborough , UK

Fifth Conference of the International Journal of Press/Politics

The Centre for Research in Communication and Culture at Loughborough University (United Kingdom) will host the fifth conference of the International Journal of Press/Politics, focused on academic research on the relation between media and political processes around the world. Professor Stuart Soroka from the University of Michigan will deliver a keynote lecture.

For more information:

The conference is organized by Cristian Vaccari (Loughborough University, Editor-in-Chief of IJPP).

c.vaccari@lboro.ac.uk.

https://cristianvaccari.com/2019/03/11/call-for-papers-fifth-conference-of-the-international-journal-of-press-politics/

14 Sep to 16 Sep 2019

Tokyo, Japan

The 3rd International Interdisciplinary Symposium on the Quantitative Analysis of Textual Data

The conference aims to facilitate the knowledge exchange between social scientists and computer scientists who address social, political or economic issues through the analysis of textual data by employing quantitative methods. It also features multi-lingual analysis of textual data to promote the methodology beyond the English language. In this, the symposium will be the first of its kind in Japan.

For more information:

POLTEXT 2019 will be hosted by the Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University

support@poltext.freshdesk.com

https://www.poltextconference.org/

12 Sep to 13 Sep 2019

Bremen, Germany

Data Power 2019

The conference focuses on critical questions about data’s power, reflecting on the social and cultural consequences of data becoming increasingly pervasive in our lives. With its critical approach towards datafication in relation to power in a wide variety of areas, the conference will focus on dialogues between Global North and Global South perspectives.

For more information:

ZeMKI, Centre for Media, Communication and Information Research, University of Bremen in cooperation with the Universities of Carleton (Canada) and Sheffield (UK).

https://www.uni-bremen.de/datapower/

12 Sep to 13 Sep 2019

Poznań, Poand

ECREA'S Political Communication Section interim conference

Transforming Communication – Old and New Borders

How can the mechanisms of using political communication for building or tearing down borders be described theoretically and empirically, referring to examples from the present and the past? Which kinds of communicative tools and strategies do different political actors use to build or tear down borders? Which transnational, cross-border patterns of such forms of political communication do we find around the world? Which contextual conditions favor or hinder the use of political communication for building or tearing down borders? Which methods do we need to investigate questions like these?

For more information:

ECREA Political Communication Section

poznan.polcomm@gmail.com

http://ecreapolcomm2019.amu.edu.pl/

12 Sep to 13 Sep 2019

Cardiff, UK

Future of Journalism 2019

The Call for Papers for the seventh Future of Journalism conference in September 2019 has opened. The conference will this year focus upon the theme “Innovations, Transitions and Transformations”. Contributions on all aspects of journalism are welcomed along with those addressing the conference theme being particularly encouraged.

For more information:

Cardiff University's School of Journalism, Media and Culture (JOMEC)

https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/news/view/1391152-future-of-journalisms-call-for-papers-opens

12 Sep to 13 Sep 2019

Poznań, Poland

ECREA Political Communication Section Interim Conference

How can the mechanisms of using political communication for building or tearing down borders be described theoretically and empirically, referring to examples from the present and the past? Which kinds of communicative tools and strategies do different political actors use to build or tear down borders? Which transnational, cross-border patterns of such forms of political communication do we find around the world? Which contextual conditions favor or hinder the use of political communication for building or tearing down borders? Which methods do we need to investigate questions like these?

For more information:

The Political Communication Section of ECREA

http://ecreapolcomm2019.amu.edu.pl/

11 Sep to 12 Sep 2019

Bucharest, Romania

Understanding Transition conferences

This international conference is an opportunity for experienced researchers, young researchers and PhD students to share their scientific work in an interdisciplinary context and to take part in the debates over various approaches and case studies related to dialogic turn, participatory democracy, and the latest forms of citizen engagement and mobilization. Presentations based on empirical research and on sound theoretical approaches are invited for the 7th edition of Understanding Transition (Voices of the voiceless: New challenges of mobilization and citizen engagement) conference.

For more information:

FJSC (University of Bucharest) and the Lumière University Lyon 2

camelia.cmeciu@fjsc.ro

http://www.fjsc.unibuc.ro/cercetare/conferintele-fjsc/understanding-transition-vii---2019

11 Sep to 13 Sep 2019

Vienna, Austria

ECREA Communication History Section Workshop 2019

For this workshop, the ECREA Communication History Section invites scholarly presentations to shed light on political communication that fosters populist and radical politics in a historical perspective and across various political and cultural settings in Europe and beyond, to learn from the past for contemporary challenges.

For more information:

ECREA Communication History Section

https://www.oeaw.ac.at/cmc/ecrea-2019/ecrea-communication-history-section-workshop-2019/

4 Sep to 6 Sep 2019

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Visual Cultures & Communication: Images and Practices on the Move

This conference, discusses the roles of images for visual analysis by focusing on images on the move. This entails work on images capturing movement of unfolding events, images themselves moving in time, space, and across media, as well as the theoretical and analytical approaches that are on the move. How should we work with images and practices on the move?

For more information:

The ECREA Temporary Working Group on Visual Cultures, in collaboration with the Visual Studies Lab at Tampere University and the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

https://events.tuni.fi/visual-cultures-2019/

4 Sep to 6 Sep 2019

Umeå, Sweden

Computational Text Analysis and Historical Change

The starting point of this interdisciplinary event is as follows: Considering the possibility to process large amounts of text data through methods as probabilistic topic models or word embeddings, how can historical transformations of culture and society be empirically measured in novel ways?

This single question engage scholars from various field within and outside the humanities.

For more information:

Humlab – the center for digital humanities at Umeå University (Sweden).

erik.edoff@umu.se fredrik.noren@umu.se

https://www.umu.se/kalender/symposium-computational-text-analysis-and-historical-change-day2_7855826/

4 Sep to 7 Sep 2019

Wrocław, Poland

ECPR’s General Conference

ECPR’s General Conference remains Europe's largest annual gathering of political scientists, often attracting more than 2,000 scholars from throughout the world and at all stages of their career. With nearly 500 Panels taking place across c.70 Sections, the academic programme covers the breadth of political science, creating the platform for lively discussion, exchange of ideas and the best thinking in the discipline.

For more information:

The European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)

https://ecpr.eu/Events/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=123

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