On 12 April a letter was sent to the authors of the 1,800 papers that have been invited to present their work at IAMCR annual conference in Cartagena, Colombia from 16-20 July. It includes information on registration, on the abstracts that have been accepted for presentation, on confirming participation, and on invitation letters for visa or other...
More than 1,800 abstracts were accepted for presentation at IAMCR 2017 in Cartagena, Colombia. We have compiled the abstracts accepted by each section and working group and made them available online.
2 April, 2017 - IAMCR sent a letter today to Hungary’s Minister of Human Capacities, Mr. Zoltán Balog, to protest proposed legislative changes that could change the status of Central European University (CEU), forcing it to close and endangering the academic freedom that enables all universities, including those in Hungary, to flourish.
The latest issue of Media and Communication focuses on "Post-Snowden Internet Policy". The issue was guest-edited by Julia Pohle, vice-chair of IAMCR’s Communication Policy and Technology Section, and Leo Van Audenhove, a member of the section. The issue was co-sponsored by the Communication Policy and Technology Section.
IAMCR will make several awards and prizes available to members in 2017: The Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe, the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the IAMCR Travel Grants for early-stage scholars and the New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship. Deadlines to apply are approaching!
IAMCR's International Communication Section is organising a conference, Digital Services in the Audiovisual World: Markets, Boundaries and Policies, to be held 12 July at the Communication School of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Campus Praia Vermelha in Brazil.