The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) welcomes you to the 4th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication (MEDCOM ’18) to be held on the 5th – 7th April, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand under the theme “Power of Media : Shaping the Future.” The Conference will witness the participation of the Academicians, Universities, Professionals and Industry Experts gathering on a single platform to discuss the future prospects in Media and Mass Communication.

Call for Papers

The process of communication has evolved since the inception of devices that has accounted for ease in message transfer mitigating errors that occurred traditionally. Media is considered to be the most vital component as it deals with information which is required to be adequate and timely imparted. The 4th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication (MEDCOM ’18) is believed to serve as that platform for knowledge transferring in relevance to the future of Media and Mass Communication.

Conference Tracks

  • Communication and Multi-Media Campaigns
  • Communication Policy and Regulation
  • Communication Technology and Digital Media
  • Communication Theory and Methodology
  • Communications
  • Contemporary Theatre and Performance
  • Film Studies
  • Mass Communication History
  • Public Relations
  • Radio, Television, and Entertainment Studies
  • Radio-TV Journalism
  • Social Media
  • Mass Communication, Society and Globalization
  • Media Audiences
  • Media, Climate Change and Environmental Studies
  • Media Education
  • Media Education Research
  • Media Ethics (Copyright and Intellectual Property)
  • Media, Information and Communication Literacy


Prof. John V. Pavlik
Rutgers University
United States

Lisa Russell
Emmy-winning Filmmaker
United States


Session: ” Film Studies and Journalism “

Dr. Paul Spicer
Hiroshima Jogakuin University

Session: “ Social
Media ”

Prof. Dr. Azizul Halim Yahya,Faculty of Communication and Media Studies

Prof. Dr. Azizul Halim Yahya
Universiti Teknologi MARA

Session Chairs

Evaluation Panel Members

  • Prof. Jess Block Nerren, California State University San Bernardino, United States
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Thitinan Boonpap Common, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Dr. Anuradha Mishra, Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, India
  • Dr. Mathias Bonde Korsgaard, Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Prof. Azizul Halim Yahya, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Dr. Gao Yudong, National Chengchi University, China
  • Prof. Dr. Mohd Adnan Hashim, 1Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Dr. Christopher J. Fenner, University of West Florida, United States
  • Dr. Mohamad Yaacob, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sara Chinnasamy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Dr. Massila Hamzah, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Dr. Tom Michel Bruyer, University for Science and Technology, Kuwait
  • Prof. John V. Pavlik, Rutgers University, United States
  • Dr. Andrea Volterrani, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
  • Karada Ruampum, Dhurakij Pundit University, Thailand
  • Prof. Paul Spicer, Hiroshima Jogakuin University, Japan
  • Lisa Russell, Emmy-winning Filmmaker, United States
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Phithaksak Thisaphak, Dhurakij Pundit University, Thailand
  • Chanansara Oranop na Ayutthaya, Dhurakij Pundit University, Thailand


All accepted abstracts for the 4th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2018 will be published in the conference abstract book with ISBN 978-955-4903-97-5. All full papers will be accepted through a double blind reviewed process and will be published electronically with ISSN 2424-6778 in proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).

We will submit the proceedings to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS and Google Scholar   for possible Indexing

Quarterly Review of Film and Video
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
Print ISSN: 1050-9208
Online ISSN: 1543-5326

International Journal of Cultural Policy
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
Print ISSN: 1028-6632
Online ISSN: 1477-2833

Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies

Print ISSN 2001-0818
Online ISSN 2049-9531
Editor in Chief Leon Barkho
Journal Link:  https://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-Journal,id=220/
Indexed in Thomson Reuters: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)

Final Registration deadline

08th March 2018

Conference Chairman 

 Dr.Andrea Volterrani
University of Rome Tor Vergata


Conference Chair Messages

Dr.Andrea Volterrani

Keynote Speaker Message

Prof. John V. Pavlik

Lisa Russell

Conference Highlights 

Student Gathering

TIIKM Conferences are specialized in serving the purpose of promoting networking opportunities as it is of firm belief that the best way of learning is to communicate with each other. Students’ Gathering is an important feature that is structured with the program serving the objective of enhancing international relations among students who are considered to be the leaders of tomorrow. The gathering will enable ones capability and talent for innovation to be shared among the peers on a single platform with a blend of fun and excitement.

Publication Workshop

Dissemination of research findings is an essential part of the scientific research process, and writing in scientific journal is a means of communication of the research findings. Getting a paper published in a well-respected peer-reviewed journal is an important goal for any researcher. The workshop commences its valuable moment with the purpose of publishing papers in high-impact journals.

Cultural Show & Networking Dinner

TIIKM Conferences have always made it a point to make the stay of the participants a pleasant one blended with moments to cherish. The Networking Dinner comprising of the Cultural Show is a special featured event where performances from different cultures could be witnessed and invitation will be out to the participants to perform on their own. The flow of the program is developed with the objective to engage and build a network among each other.

Conference Chair Workshop

This feature defines the concluding session in which the Conference Chair creates a platform to discuss on the outcomes and decide the future of the Conference. This session is specifically designed with the aim of receiving ideas and suggestions from the participants to accommodate their views to develop fruitful Conferences in the years to come. This is yet another step at TIIKM Conferences in the pursuit of encouraging participant engagement to create a platform that multiplies the value for the potential participants.

“ Reach out to grow your ongoing research projects ”

The 4th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication (MEDCOM ‘18) is glad to create a global, interactive and dynamic platform to develop and strengthen your ongoing research projects by enabling you to meet the experts and enhance networking opportunities in your research field as a special featured event.

Organizers & Partners

Co-hosting Partner

Co- hosting Partner

The University of Rome Tor Vergata

Academic Partner

Strategic Partner

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau(TCEB)

Why you should attend for

Media and Mass Communication Conference

Be a part of the biggest international network

Be a part of the biggest international network


Poster Presentations

<br />Listen to world renowned speakers

Listen to world renowned speakers

<br />Published with world recognized journals

Published with world recognized journals


Best quality research papers

<br />Share your knowledge & have fun

Share your knowledge & have fun