Nordicom presenterar aktuella konferenser. Såväl internationella som nordiska och nationella konferenser ingår. Den nordiska konferensen, NordMedia, har en egen sida.

Kontakta gärna Karin Hellingwerf med information om aktuella konferenser inom medie- och kommunikationsområdet.

7 okt to 9 okt 2019

Göteborg, Sweden

g19 Swedish Conference for Gender Research

g19 – the biennial Swedish conference for gender studies, titled Rethinking Knowledge Regimes. The conference seeks to bring together the broad and interdisciplinary field that constitutes gender studies in Sweden today.  The conference aims at stimulating cooperation among researchers from various academic disciplines and targets scholars, students, practitioners and activists.

For more information:

Nationella sekretariatet för genusforskning


18 okt to 20 okt 2019

Budapest, Hungary

World Conference on Social Sciences

The conference is seeking submissions related to the following conference topics: Society and Sociology, Communication, Politics, Law, Humanities and Culture Studies and Education . Other related topics will also be considered.

18 okt to 19 okt 2019

Ghent, Belgium

Research Methods in Film Studies: Challenges and Opportunities

Aiming to explore a wide range of approaches, this conference invites contributions that engage with current methodological challenges and opportunities in Film Studies.  Abstracts are invited on topics related to research methods in Film Studies.

For more information:

Gertjan Willems (University of Antwerp/Ghent University), Sergio Villanueva Baselga (Universitat de Barcelona), Mariana Liz (University of Lisbon)


21 okt to 22 okt 2019

Helsinki, Finland

Infrastructures and Inequalities: Media industries, digital cultures and politics

This joint-ECREA section conference, seeks to examine digital/media infrastructures and inequalities from an inter- and multi-disciplinary perspective, inviting papers to interrogate the significance of the ‘infrastructural turn’ in media and communication studies to our understanding of media industries, democracy and digital cultures.

For more information:

ECREA Sections: Communication and Democracy; Digital Culture and Communication; and Media Industries and Cultural Production



22 okt to 24 okt 2019

Dublin, Ireland

International Conference on Information Society

The mission of i-Society 2019 conference is to provide opportunities for collaboration of professionals and researchers to share existing and generate new knowledge in the field of information society. The conference encapsulates the concept of interdisciplinary science that studies the societal and technological dimensions of knowledge evolution in digital society and intelligent systems.

For more information:

i-Society 2019



24 okt to 25 okt 2019

Helsinki, Finland

Nordic Archive and Research Conference 2019

The biennial Nordic Archive and Research Conference brings together media archivists, librarians and journalists to share knowledge and discuss current topics in the fields of archives and research.The focus of the conference is research and the use of archives in journalistic work.

For more information:

The Finnish Broadcasting Company (YLE)



24 okt to 25 okt 2019

Helsinki, Finland

Com­mu­nic­a­tion Rights in the Digital Age

The rights-based perspective on ethical and political questions presented by the new digital media has recently regained attention in academic and political debates. This conference will address the interplay of national and global (universal and specific) characteristics of communication rights: What are some definitions of communication rights? Who are the policy and other actors defining these rights? What are current core issues or cases that pertain to communication rights?

For more information:

Helsinki Media Policy Research Group, the University of Helsinki, the ECREA Communication Law and Policy Section and the Euromedia Research Group


24 okt to 25 okt 2019

Groningen, The Netherlands

Biannual conference of ECREA Television Studies Section “The Youthification of Television and Screen Culture

The conference has as its key goal to overcome ‘narrow’ definitions of the medium television, inviting reflections from wider and intersectional perspectives studying the medium’s production, reception and/or cross-platform programming in different European contexts.

For more information:

Television Studies Section of ECREA (European Communication Research and Education Association)


25 okt to 26 okt 2019

Dubrovnik, Croatia

14th Dubrovnik Media Days International scientific conference

New media formats: Television

University of Dubrovnik, Department of Mass Communication would like to invite you to participate in the Dubrovnik Media Days (DMD) that will take place on October 25-26, 2019 at the University of Dubrovnik.

Call for papers: http://www.unidu.hr/datoteke/9874/Call_for_Papers.pdf


For more information:

University of Dubrovnik, Department of Mass Communication

Ivan Tanta: ivan.tanta@net.hr Davor Pauković: davor.paukovic@unidu.hr


30 okt to 31 okt 2019

Brussels, Belgium

Digital Fortress Europe Exploring Boundaries between Media, Migration and Technology

The thematic focus of this conference is on media, migration and technology and all their possible linkages and intersections. While significant attention goes to digital technologies and social media, the organizers do aim for a broad focus that also includes traditional media, and aspects of media production, organization, consumption, representation and policy.

For more information:

the European Communication Research & Education Association’s (ECREA) Diaspora, Migration & the Media (DMM) section in collaboration with the ECREA’s International & Intercultural Communication (IIC) section, the Young Scholars Network of ECREA (YECREA),


1 nov to 2 nov 2019

Bonn, Germany

ECREA Mediatization Section mid-term conference

This conference will be organized in cooperation with the “Philosophy of Communication” section. The main theme of this meeting will be "Datafication, Mediatization, and the Machine Age" . Apart from the regular presentations, a public round table with colleagues from the “Social Robot Lab” at the University of Bonn and a workshop for PhD students are planned.

For more information:

ECREA Mediatization Section


6 nov to 8 nov 2019

Oslo, Norway

5th annual conference on the Safety of Journalists – Digital Safety

The conference is organized jointly with the The Fritt Ord Foundation and with support from The National Commission for UNESCO and the research group Digital Journalism.The 2019 annual conference on the Safety of Journalists will focus on digital safety but also invite papers discussing other aspects related to the safety of journalists.



For more information:

Research Group MEKK


7 nov to 8 nov 2019

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

ECREA Digital Games Research Section symposium

his symposium hosted by the ECREA Digital Games Research Section aims to look at where we have been and where we are going as a field - what could be the next steps? Where could we go from here, and what is going to happen to game studies in the 2020s? How does the multi-disciplinary field of game studies relate to the similarly multi-disciplinary field of communication studies? What kind of innovations are waiting around the corner when it comes to novel research methods or theorizing? What kind of phenomena are only beginning to receive attention, where are the remaining gaps in research?

For more information:

ECREA Digital Games Research Section


7 nov to 8 nov 2019

Hilversum, The Netherlands

The International perspective on a radio centenary

The centenary celebration takes place at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision in Hilversum that houses a wealth of archive material related to Dutch radio history. Proposals for individual presentations from radio scholars and practitioners on radio in any country/region on the following themes are welcome (both contemporary and historical):

  • International radio
  • Radio news
  • Radio music
  • Radio sport
  • The future of radio research

8 nov to 10 nov 2019

Suzhou, China

Futures of Media Conferencee: 20 Years of File Sharing - What is Next?

The topics for discussion can include – but are not limited to – the following:

How has device mobility changed media reception modes? How can the gap between technological advancements and other areas of society – politics, economy, the law – be closed? What role does the global availability of media play, or do recent successful attempts at censorship bode ill for sustainable global accessibility in the future? How can and should media theory influence future developments? How has globalization, the global South and the Asian Century redefined approaches to file sharing? How will movements such as Digital Commons and Open Source change the way business, science and entertainment will develop?

For more information:




12 nov to 14 nov 2019

Las Vegas, NEVADA; USA

43rd FIPP World Media Congress

The FIPP World Media Congress, taking place on 12-14 November 2019 in las Vegas, is the largest magazine media event in the world. Bringing together the world’s leading magazine media publishers and industry suppliers, this global event is an opportunity to explore the latest trends and solutions in the industry, amongst an unrivalled delegate list and cutting edge suppliers.

If you are a student, researcher, an investor or media buyer contact claire@fipp.com for special rates.

13 nov to 15 nov 2019

Zurich, Switzerland

European Conference on Health Communication (ECHC)

The conference has a thematic focus on social aspects of health communication. It will provide a platform for discussing the interrelations between health, health communication, and people’s social contexts on various levels and from diverse perspectives. With the aim to represent the full scope of current health communication research, the ECHC also welcomes research on further issues of health communication.

For more information:

ECREA and the Health Communication Division of the German Communication Association (DGPuK). Hosted by the Department of Communication and Media Research at the University of Zurich (IKMZ).


20 nov to 22 nov 2019

Valencia, Spain


This congress aims to analyse the European Parliament Elections from different perspectives. For further information, please visit the Mediaflows congress web page or contact the Organising Committee by email:

Germán Llorca Abad & Guillermo López García (Directors). German.Llorca@uv.es, Guillermo.Lopez@uv.es
Vicente Fenoll & Marina Requena (Secretaries). Vicente.Fenoll@uv.es, Marina.Requena@uv.es

For more information:



25 nov to 25 nov 2019

Berlin, Germany

Annual GigaNet Symposium

Papers on any Internet governance-related topic are solicited. Welcome topics include, but are not limited to:

Norm development by states and/or non-state actors
Cross-regional dynamics (East-West, South-South, East-South, South-West, etc.)
Governance of/by content, e.g. narratives, disclosures, censorship
Sovereignty (internal, external) and commons-based governance
Cybersecurity and cyber conflict among states
Governance within new top-level domains

For more information:

The Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet)


2 dec to 3 dec 2019

Valencia, Spain

Digital, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Financing (DIF-2019)

Invited contributions: Contributions that will help to better assess, analyze, and theorize how digital innovations emerge and create value, how these innovations affect the structuring of markets and business models, how to implement and finance them.

For more information:

The DIF-2019, organized by Universitat Politècnica de València (ES), John Molson School of Business, (Concordia University, CA), University of Jilin (CN)

Executive Secretary: Sofia Estellés Miquel (UPV, ES).