3rd Annual International Conference on Journalism and Mass Communications (JMComm) 2014

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  • The 3rd Annual Inter­na­tional Con­fer­ence on Jour­nal­ism and Mass Com­mu­ni­ca­tions (JMComm) 2014 is organ­ised by the Global Sci­ence and Tech­nol­ogy Forum (GSTF) and will be held in Sin­ga­pore on Sep­tem­ber 22 – 23, 2014 at the Fort Can­ning Hotel, Sin­ga­pore.

    Con­fer­ence Theme

    “At the Cross­roads of Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, Jour­nal­ism, Media, Cor­po­rate and Social Respon­si­bil­ity“

    The media indus­try, in many respects, is at a cross­roads as it seeks to come to terms with devel­op­ments in tech­nol­ogy that simul­ta­ne­ously allow new heights of jour­nal­is­tic excel­lence, as well as the emer­gence of more wor­ry­ing trends such as “fake” journalism.

    In this dig­i­tal age, com­mu­ni­ca­tion ethics — the codes, moral stan­dards and val­ues fol­lowed by media orga­ni­za­tions and in human com­mu­ni­ca­tion, are more sig­nif­i­cant than ever before. There­fore, we need to explore how media can be socially respon­si­ble and pro­vide true, accu­rate, com­pre­hen­sive and objec­tive infor­ma­tion, and try to resolve the con­flict between com­mu­ni­ca­tion free­dom, pub­lic inter­est and social impact.

    Con­fer­ence Highlights

    • Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ivor Gaber – Pro­fes­sor of Polit­i­cal Jour­nal­ism, City Uni­ver­sity Lon­don, Research Pro­fes­sor in Media and Pol­i­tics, Uni­ver­sity of Bed­ford­shire: “A Cri­sis in Polit­i­cal Com­mu­ni­ca­tions? Reflec­tions of a Crit­i­cal Prac­ti­tioner”.
    • The Con­fer­ence Pro­ceed­ings (Print ISSN: 2301 – 3710, E-​Periodical ISSN: 2301 – 3729)
    • Best Paper Awards and Best Stu­dent Paper Awards
    • Jour­nal: eli­gi­ble research arti­cles will be invited for pub­li­ca­tion in the GSTF Jour­nal on Media & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions (JMC) (Print ISSN: 2335 – 6618, E-​periodical: 2335 – 6626)
    • Book: Selected authors will be invited to con­tribute book chap­ters in “The Age of Trans­for­ma­tion: from Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, Jour­nal­ism, and Media to World Audi­ences and Soci­eties” to be pub­lished by GSTF. Edi­tor: Prof. Gary E. Swan­son, the Mil­dred S. Hansen Endowed Chair and Dis­tin­guished Journalist-​in-​Residence at the Uni­ver­sity of North­ern Col­orado, USA.
    • Panel Pro­pos­als are invited for sub­mis­sion to the JMComm 2014; min­i­mum of three papers cen­ter­ing on a spe­cific topic will be accepted for sub­mis­sion under Panel Cat­e­gory.

    Con­fer­ence Topics

    The top­ics of inter­est include, but are not lim­ited to:

    • Adver­tis­ing
    • Alter­na­tive and Com­mu­nity Media
    • Asian Per­spec­tives on Communication
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tion and Culture
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tion and Multi-​Media Campaigns
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Pol­icy and Regulation
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Tech­nol­ogy and Dig­i­tal Media
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tion The­ory and Methodology
    • Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
    • Crit­i­cal and Cul­tural Stud­ies, Youth, Gen­der and Communication
    • Dis­as­ter Cov­er­age in the Media
    • Doc­u­men­tary Production
    • Film Stud­ies
    • His­tory
    • Inter­dis­ci­pli­nary
    • Inter­na­tional Communication
    • Jour­nal­ism
    • Jour­nal­ism Research and Education
    • Law and Policy
    • Mag­a­zine
    • Media Indus­try Trends and Dynamics
    • Media, Infor­ma­tion and Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Literacy
    • Media, Cli­mate Change and Envi­ron­men­tal Studies
    • Mass Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, His­tory and Society
    • Mass Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, Soci­ety and Globalization
    • Media and Democracy
    • Media Ethics
    • Media Law and Regulation
    • Media and Globalization
    • Media and Sport (also, Olympics Coverage)
    • Media Edu­ca­tion
    • Media Edu­ca­tion Research
    • Media Man­age­ment
    • Media Man­age­ment and Economics
    • New Tech­nolo­gies and Innovation
    • News­pa­per
    • Polit­i­cal Com­mu­ni­ca­tion and Media
    • Pub­lic Relations
    • Radio, Tele­vi­sion and Enter­tain­ment Studies
    • Radio-​TV Journalism
    • Research and Education
    • Risk, Stigma and Health Communication
    • Scholas­tic Journalism
    • Social Media
    • Telecom­mu­ni­ca­tions
    • Visual Com­mu­ni­ca­tion
    • Web-​based Journalism

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    Conference START 23.09.2014 END

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