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"Reimagining the Digital Future: Building inclusiveness, respect and reciprocity"
Now an online event -/- Tampere University and wherever you are...

12-16 July, 2020

Nominations for the 2020 elections reflect IAMCR’s global membership. For the Executive Board we have one nominee for President, five nominees for Vice President from four continents, and one candidate each for secretary general and treasurer. For the International Council, we have 27 nominees from sixteen different countries and one territory.
As disinformation escalates amid the pandemic, so too does the urgency of strengthening journalism so as to secure public interest information. UNESCO has contacted IAMCR with an important and urgent request for support.
Nominations are closed for candidates for IAMCR's Executive Board and International Council. Online elections will be held in May. The complete list of candidates and their statements can be found on the Election 2020 page.
In this letter, Bruce Girard, IAMCR Executive Director, reflects on the 2020 conference transition from Beijing to Tampere. It was sent on 25 February, 2020, with the first of a series of "Tampere Updates", sent to current IAMCR members and potential participants of IAMCR Tampere 2020.
Applications are now being received for the 2020 IAMCR New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship. Initiated by IAMCR and awarded in collaboration with the International Environmental Communication Association, the award seeks to encourage researchers to think creatively about new research approaches for climate change...
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020: The Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe, the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship and the IAMCR Travel Grants for early-stage scholars. The deadline to apply for most awards is 18 April 2020.
Nominations for the 2020 elections reflect IAMCR’s global membership. For the Executive Board we have one nominee for President, five nominees for Vice President from four continents, and one candidate each for secretary general and treasurer. For the International Council, we have 27 nominees from sixteen different countries and one territory.
As disinformation escalates amid the pandemic, so too does the urgency of strengthening journalism so as to secure public interest information. UNESCO has contacted IAMCR with an important and urgent request for support.
Nominations are closed for candidates for IAMCR's Executive Board and International Council. Online elections will be held in May. The complete list of candidates and their statements can be found on the Election 2020 page.
In this letter, Bruce Girard, IAMCR Executive Director, reflects on the 2020 conference transition from Beijing to Tampere. It was sent on 25 February, 2020, with the first of a series of "Tampere Updates", sent to current IAMCR members and potential participants of IAMCR Tampere 2020.
Applications are now being received for the 2020 IAMCR New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship. Initiated by IAMCR and awarded in collaboration with the International Environmental Communication Association, the award seeks to encourage researchers to think creatively about new research approaches for climate change...
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020: The Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe, the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship and the IAMCR Travel Grants for early-stage scholars. The deadline to apply for most awards is 18 April 2020.

IAMCR books

The Science of the Commons: A Note on Communication Methodology

By Muniz Sodré. The book introduces an innovative ethical-political understanding of communication as a connection of the common, the cohesive tie of the community. From the Palgrave/IAMCR series "Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research".

The Handbook of Diasporas, Media, and Culture is in the series Global Handbooks in Media and Communications, co-published by IAMCR and Wiley-Blackwell.

Edited by Jessica Retis and Roza Tsagarousianou, 2019

This innovative and timely book helps readers to understand diasporic cultures and their impact on the globalized world.

Members' books

How Green is Your Smartphone?

By Richard Maxwell and Toby Miller, this succinct and lively book takes a critical look at contemporary gadgets and the systems that connect them, shedding light on environmental risks.

The Handbook of European Communication History

Edited by the late Klaus Arnold, Paschal Preston and Susanne Kinnebrock, this groundbreaking handbook takes a cross-national approach to the media history of Europe of the past 100 years.

Democracy without Journalism?

In this book, Victor Pickard presents a counter-narrative that shows how the modern journalism crisis stems from media's historical over-reliance on advertising revenue, the ascendance of media monopolies, and a lack of public oversight.

Political Economy of Media Industries: Global Transformations and Challenges

Edited by Randy Nichols and Gabriela Martinez, this book provides a critical political economic examination of the impact of increasingly concentrated global media industries.