The 9th World Conference on
Media and Mass Communication 2024
09th – 10th May 2024 | Colombo, Sri Lanka (Hybrid)
Theme: “Reshaping and Challenging the Neoliberal Model: Evolving Practices in Crisis, Conflict, and Creative Communication”
Welcome to MEDCOM 2024
Welcome to MEDCOM 2024 which will take place from 09th – 10th May 2024 in Colombo, Sri Lanka (Hybrid Platform). Get ready to be part of this leading conference to explore the latest trends and challenges in the field and engage with top researchers and experts.
Over the years, we have gained a deep understanding of our authentic priorities and the genuine significance within the realm of global media and mass communication. Through keynote speeches, panel discussions, and interactive workshops, participants will have the opportunity to share their knowledge and expertise, and engage in thought-provoking conversations that will help shape the future of media and communication. MEDCOM has served as a premier platform for educators, researchers, policymakers, and industry professionals to come together, share insights, and explore emerging trends and best practices. At the same time, we have had to relearn the power of quality research in order to produce knowledge that is applicable outside of the research setting.
Don’t miss this must-attend event for media professionals to discover the latest trends and challenges in media and mass communication.
Register now for this leading conference on a hybrid platform accessible from anywhere in the world!
Purpose of MEDCOM 2024
“Synergizing the Media World”
MEDCOM 2024 seeks to bring together media and communication experts, scholars, and practitioners from around the world to discuss the role of media and mass communication in shaping the future of our society. We aim to explore the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in media and mass communication, with a focus on strengthening interconnectedness and cultural cohesion through shared communication across generations, communities, and identities.
The Medcom 2024 aims to actively contribute to the achievement of the following sustainable development goals on a global scale:
Welcome Message by Conference Co-Chair Prof. Andrea Volterrani
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE
EARLY-BIRD PAYMENT DEADLINE
14th February 2024
Unleashing Opportunities in Medcom 2024
Your Gateway to Knowledge and Networking!
A Platform of Idea Exchange and Learning
We cordially invite you to attend MEDCOM 2024, which has been meticulously designed to provide a rich and dynamic platform for the exchange of ideas and knowledge.
Opportunities to connect with the World: Global Networking
The event will offer unparalleled opportunities to participate in international networking with leading scholars, researchers, and professionals from across the globe.
Seamless Experience: Valuable Insights In-Person or Virtually
Whether you choose to attend in person or virtually, our event promises to be a valuable and enriching experience.
Engaging Workshops by Esteemed Experts
In addition, attendees will have access to a series of engaging workshops led by esteemed experts, which will enable them to develop and enhance their skills in their respective fields.
Years of Success
A Historical Overview of Our Conference
With over 1300+ participants from more than 60 countries and 160+ universities worldwide, the MEDCOM series has established itself as one of the most highly regarded Media conferences in the world. From groundbreaking research to insightful discussions and thought-provoking presentations, the conference series provides an exceptional platform for presenters and attendees to learn from the best in the field and collaborate with like-minded professionals.
Poster Presentation Session
"PosterPalooza: Exploring Practices in Creative Communication"
We invite you to submit a research poster proposal for this interactive Research Poster session that will take place in MEDCOM 2024.
Presenting a poster is an excellent opportunity for young scholars to show their work in a visual format, promote discussion about their chosen subject, interact with seasoned academics, and receive feedback about their projects on Media and Mass Communication.
Special Networking Session
Date: 09th May 2024 | Time: 3.30 – 4.30 PM (IST)
Are you ready to expand your professional network, forge valuable connections, and engage with like-minded individuals in your field? Then join our exclusive Networking Session during the conference!
This highly anticipated event is designed to create a dynamic platform for attendees to interact, exchange ideas, and foster meaningful relationships. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting your journey, this session offers a unique opportunity to connect with the peers who share your passion and aspirations.
Join us for an enchanting Networking Dinner at the MEDCOM 2024 which offers a unique opportunity to connect, engage, and build meaningful relationships with influential leaders, academics, activists, practitioners, industry experts, and passionate individuals in the field of Media and Mass Communication. Immerse yourself in an atmosphere of camaraderie, where like-minded individuals gather to celebrate achievements and discuss the path to a more inclusive future.
Topic: “Social and Political Participation in the Age of Digital Media”
Listen to Invaluable Panel Discussion from worldwide to share their treasured knowledge and experiences at the MEDCOM 2024. Join us at MEDCOM 2024, the global hub for media and communication experts, as we delve into the intricate relationship between media and truth-shaping.
Engage in conversations that dissect biases, celebrate journalistic achievements, and illuminate pathways toward a media landscape that informs and enlightens. Secure your spot to be part of this pivotal conversation that’s shaping the future of media.
If you would like to join as a panelist, the “Call for Panelists” is now open. By joining us as a panelist, you will have the opportunity to contribute to this powerful movement and leave a lasting impact on attendees.
Join the MEDCOM Short Film Season 02
Calling all filmmakers and creative minds! The 9th World Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2024 is thrilled to present MEDCOM Short Film Season 02, and we want YOU to be a part of it.
🎞️ Submission Must be a standalone scripted short film or Proof of Concept
⏱️ Runtime should be within the Range of 10-15 Minutes
🎭 Any genre accepted, including non-narrative or experimental shorts
📝 Short Film content should be with English Subtitles
🥇 Top Three Films will be selected and awarded at the MEDCOM 2024 Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka
💰 Winners will be exempted from the total registration fee of the 9th World Conference on Media & Mass Communication 2024 to present their Short Film to more than 100+ International Delegates from 20+ Countries
🚀 Promotion of the short and the filmmakers’ future work
📅 Deadline: November 25, 2023. Don’t miss out! Submit your entry now – it’s FREE!
MEDCOM Scholarship Program
Discover your potential through the MEDCOM Scholarship Program! We provide partial registration fee waive-offs to support your conference participation. Apply for an opportunity to receive a scholarship and join us in this transformative experience.
Be a Volunteer!
Are you enthusiastic about creating an impact and do you possess a keen desire to offer your abilities, passion, and commitment to a vibrant team? Become an essential part of our conference team and help create an unforgettable experience for our participants.
Galle Face Hotel, Sri Lanka.
09th – 10th May 2024
Publication Opportunities in Medcom 2024
We believe your paper deserves to meet its ultimate research destination!
- ISBN 978-624-5746-59-0
- COPE Standard
- Double-blind peer-reviewing from World-class Scientific Committee
- Available Online
- ISSN 2424-6778
- High quality double-blind peer-reviewing
- Open Access
- Google Scholar
- Crossref Coverage
- PlumX Metrics
“A Breakthrough Free TIIKM Project To Make Your Research Publication Possible”
This free project is designed to help you develop your full papers to the standard by providing support with input from a world-class publication “steering committee”, increasing the likelihood of acceptance by high-standard journals.
Conference participants have the option to submit their full papers in peer-reviewed journals which are internationally accredited from renowned publishers. Each journal will conduct quality checks on the accepted papers and only papers that pass these checks will be published.
The MEDCOM conference series has cultivated a distinguished and prolific publication history, serving as a premier platform for the global dissemination of pioneering media and mass communication research and the exchange of best practices, fostering academic excellence in the field
Reflections on a Transformative Conference Experience
We take pride in fostering positive relationships with our participants and receiving their feedback about the conference. Read on to discover what they have to say about MEDCOM!