IAMCR invites submissions of abstracts for papers and panel proposals for the 2016 IAMCR conference to be held from 27 -31 July, 2016 in Leicester, UK. The conference theme is Memory, Commemoration and Communication: Looking Back, Looking Forward.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 IAMCR Climate Change Communication Research in Action Award. The award seeks to recognise researchers whose work has had a notable positive impact on the practice of climate communication.
IAMCR and SFSIC will organize a series of events to encourage the building of international bridges between researchers across different communities. The first events will be dedicated to research in the histories of communication studies at the SFSIC Congress (June 8-10th, 2016) and IAMCR 2016 (July 27-31, 2016).
An IAMCR conference on news literacy, organized by the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Surendranath College for Women, Kolkata, India was held on January 18, 2016. An initiative of Dr. Uma Shankar Pandey, IAMCR's ambassador in India, the conference was attended by more than 150 participants from all parts of India.
The International Association for Media and Communication Research – IAMCR – invites applications from graduate students and emerging scholars for a prize in memory of Herbert I. Schiller, to be awarded at IAMCR annual conference (July 27-31 2016) in Leicester, UK.
24 January, 2016 - IAMCR's Committee for the Improvement of Academic Life today released a statement of support for Turkish academics who have been arrested and harrassed after signing a petition critical of government and military activities in Turkey's Kurdish region.