Who’s who in the Madrid Local Organising Committee

Members of the Local Committee with the Executive Board of IAMCR in May 2018, at the School of Communication of the Complutense University of Madrid. From left to right: Arturo Gómez Quijano, José Antonio Ruiz San Román, Gerard Goggin, Loreto Corredoira, Sabela Serrano, Janet Wasko, Elske van de Fliert, Bruce Girard.

President: Jorge Clemente Mediavilla, Dean of the School of Communication

Director: Loreto Corredoira

José Antonio Ruiz San Román (jars [at] ucm.es), Assistant Dean for Institutional Relations; he will also coordinate Pre- and Post-Conference events, with Miguel López Garralón, doctoral student in Journalism (miglop07 [at] ucm.es).

Sabela Serrano (miserran [at] ucm.es) is in charge of the Technical Secretariat, with the support of Mariana Herrera, doctoral student in Audiovisual Communication (marianah [at] ucm.es). 

Elisa Brey (ebrey [at] ucm.es) is the Director of Communication, with the support of Arturo Gómez (artgomez [at] ccinf.ucm.es) and Ignacio Bel (ignaciobel1947 [at] gmail.com).

Ángeles de Andrés (angelesa [at] ucm.es) represents the UCM Foundation on the LoC, handling all financial arrangements.

The Academic Committee, chaired by Mª José Canel (mjcanel [at] ucm.es) includes the following professors: Arturo Gómez Quijano, Mª Antonia Paz Rebollo, Ubaldo Cuesta Cambra, Jesús Flores, Norberto Mínguez, José Luis Piñuel, Mª Dolores Cáceres Zapatero, Manuel Sánchez de Diego Fernández de la Riva, Luis Fernando Ramos, Isabel Serrano, José Antonio Ruiz San Román y Karen Arriaza Ibarra (Universidad Complutense de Madrid); Alejandro Barranquero Carretero and Francisco Seoane Pérez (UC3M), Miguel Baños González, Esther Martínez Pastor and Pilar Beltrán Orenes (URJC), Leopoldo Abad Alcalá and Marilé Pretel (CEU), Marta Perlado Lamo de Espinosa (Universidad Antonio de Nebrija), Miguel Vicente (Universidad de Valladolid), Julio Montero Díaz and Francisco Segado (UNIR).