MEDIA & MASS COMMUNICATION

CONFERENCE 2020

WELCOME TO #MEDCOM2020

The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) welcomes scholars, researchers, and communication professionals to the 6th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication (MEDCOM 2020). The conference will be held on 28th – 30th of May, 2020 on the beautiful University of Cagliari campus in Sardinia, Italy under the theme Communication and Cultural Change. 

CALL FOR PAPERS

The MEDCOM 2020 conference theme, Communication and Cultural Change, aims to provide a platform for academics, independent researchers, artists, and activists to share their collective wisdom on the implications, opportunities and challenges of communication in an interconnected world. We encourage research that embraces a wide variety of disciplinary and cultural perspectives. Submit your research abstract to seek eligibility to showcase your work at this prestigious international forum.

CREATING COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS


Through a scholarship, more than 20 selected researchers will participate in MEDCOM 2020

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS

Conference Chairs | Media and Mass Communication Conference

Prof. Andrea Volterrani [Conference Co-chair]


University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy

Elisabetta-Gola-University-of-Rome-Tor-Vergata

Prof. Elisabetta Gola [Conference Co-chair]


University of Cagliari
Italy

Fabrizio Meloni, Head of Local Organizing Committee

Dr. Fabrizio Meloni
[ Head of Local Organizing Committee ]


University Hospital of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy

Chris Fenner assistant professor Director of Forensics Communication Arts

Prof. Chris Fenner
[Conference Co-chair]


University of West Florida
USA

KEY SPEAKERS

Giovanni-Boccia-Artieri,-from-University-of-Urbino,-Italy

Prof. Giovanni Boccia Artieri [Keynote Speaker]


University of Urbino
Italy

Ferruccio-de-Bortoli

Ferruccio de Bortoli
[Keynote Speaker]


Journalist, chairman of Vidas and Longanesi publishing house
Italy

Prof.-Shannon-A.-Bowen

Prof. Shannon A. Bowen
[Keynote Speaker]


University of South Carolina
United States

Prof.-Mohan-Dutta

Prof. Mohan Dutta
[Keynote Speaker]


Massey University
New Zealand

Prof.-Vilma-Luoma-aho

Prof. Vilma Luoma-aho
[Keynote Speaker]


University in Jyväskylä
Finland

Phillip-Martin,-Senior-Investigative-Reporter,-USA

Phillip Wd Martin
[Keynote Speaker]


Massachusetts Broadcast Media
USA

Phillip Wd Martin and James Pustejovsky

Prof. Hermine Penz

[Keynote Speaker]


Associate Professor of English Linguistics
University of Graz
Austria

James Pustejovsky

James Pustejovsky
[Keynote Speaker]


 Brandeis University,

USA

Tiziana Rocca

Tiziana Rocca

[Keynote Speaker]


Agnus Dei Tiziana Rocca Production,

Italy

Prof.-Elena-Semino

Prof. Elena Semino
[Keynote Speaker]


Lancaster University
UK

Elvira Serra

Elvira Serra

[Keynote Speaker]


Journalist of Corriere della Sera,
Italy

Prof. Michele Sorice

Prof. Michele Sorice

[Keynote Speaker]


LUISS University
Italy

FEATURED EVENTS

ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS

Round Table 1

Platform Society: How and Why Digital Platforms Transform Our Daily Life?

Round Table 2

True or False? The Risks of Perception between Knowledge, Reality and the Imaginary

Round Table 3

The Mediated Construction of Reality. How to Understand and Analyze The Role of The Media?

Date: 29th May 2020

Time: 1.30 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.

MEDCOM 2019 will have three parallel round table discussions. Participants can register and attend according to their interest.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

Publication Workshop

Date: 28th May 2020

Time  : 4.00 p.m. –  5.30 p.m.

Conference Chair’s Workshop

Resource Person

Dr. Andrea Volterrani

University of Rome Tor Vergata

Italy

Prof. Elisabetta Gola

University of Cagliari

Italy

Date: 30th May 2020

Time: Updating

Audience: All conference participants

STORYTELLING SESSION

Share your story at MEDCOM 2020

Category

  • Success Stories
  • Projects
  • Narrative

Storytelling Session 1: Storytellers will be updating soon.

Date : 28th May 2020

Time : 2.30 p.m.- 3.30 p.m.

Storytelling Session 2: Storytellers will be updating soon

Date:  30th May 2020

Time : 10.20 a.m. – 11.20 a.m.

KNOWLEDGE – NETWORK – ENTERTAINMENT – AWARDS

 

100+ Research Presentations [send your abstract now]

Awards Ceremony – The Best Researchers will be recognized and awarded

Post Conference Tour

Networking Dinner with Cultural Show

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES

BOOK OF ABSTRACTS

Crossref Member Badge

All accepted abstracts for the 6th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2020 (MEDCOM 2020) will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN 978-955-3605-51-1.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

All full papers sent for conference proceedings will be subjected to double-blind reviewing process and will be published electronically with an ISSN 2424-6778 in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).

PARTNERING JOURNALS

Italian Journal of Philosophy of Language (RIFL – Rivista Italiana di Filosofia del linguaggio) – Special Issue


Online ISSN 2036-6728
Managing Editor Giusy Gallo
Guest Editor Prof. Elisabetta Gola, University of Cagliari, Italy
Journal Link>>
Indexed in ROAD Scope RIFL is publishing articles regarding theoretical and empirical research on Language, mainly in Philosophy, Semiotics, Psychology, Psychoanalysis and Epistemology. RIFL publishes papers in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Russian.

Discourse, Context & Media

Discourse, Context & Media
ISSN 2211-6958
Editor in Chief Richard Fitzgerald
Publisher ELSEVIER
Journal Link>>
Indexed in Scopus, Social Sciences Citation Index, Current Contents – Social & Behavioral Sciences

Virtual Creativity


Online ISSN 2397-9712
Editor in Chief Dr. Denise Doyle
Publisher Intellect Publishers
Journal Link>>
Indexed in SCOPUS, British Humanities Index, EBSCO and many more
Scope Virtual Creativity (VCR) is an academic peer-reviewed journal focusing on creativity in online virtual worlds and other related platforms where the virtual is examined as a central theme in contemporary media art practices and applied contexts

ORGANIZERS & PARTNERS

Co-Hosting Partner

 

University-of-Cagliari
University of Cagliari
Italy

Co-Hosting Partner

 

 University Hospital of Cagliari
University Hospital of Cagliari
Italy

Co-Hosting Partner

 

University of Rome Tor Vergata

 

University of Rome Tor Vergata

Co-Hosting Partner

 

 

Faculty of Communication and Media Studies, Universiti Teknologi MARA , Malaysia

Co-Hosting Partner

 

Xiamen University, Malaysia

 

Xiamen University, Malaysia

Academic Partner

 

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The St. Kliment Ochridsky Sofia University,
Bulgaria

Academic Partner

 

 

Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Academic Partner

 

 

RUDN University, Moscow,

Russia

Academic Partner

Dhurakij Pundit University,

 Thailand

Academic Partner

University of Zululand,
South Africa

Strategic Partner

Fondazione di Sardegna, Italy
Fondazione di Sardegna, Italy

Strategic Partner

 


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Belgium

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Tour & Accommodation Partner

 

 University Hospital of Cagliari

Event Partner

 

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