April 19-20, 2018
Paul Mihailidis is Principle Investigator and Co-Director of the Engagement Lab and Associate Professor in the School of Communication at Emerson College. His research explores the nexus of media literacy, young people and engagement in civic life. He is the Director of the Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change, a program that annually gathers scholars and students from around the world to investigate media and global citizenship.
Nico Carpentier is Professor at the Department of Informatics & Media of Uppsala University. Additionally, he holds two part-time positions: Associate Professor at the Communication Studies Department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Docent at Charles University in Prague. He is a Research Fellow at Loughborough University and Cyprus University of Technology. He is an executive board member of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR).
Divina Frau-Meigs, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – UNESCO, France
Alice Lee, Hong Kong University, China
Michael Hoechsmann, Lakehead University, Canada
Cristiane Parente, Universidade do Minho, Portugal
Alfonso Gutierrez-Martin & Alba Torrego Gonzalez, University of Valladolid-Segovia, Spain
Julie Frechette, Worcester State University-ACME, USA
Evanna Ratner, Gordan Academic College, Israel
Silke Grafe, University of Würzburg, Germany
Julio Cesar Mateus Borea, Universitat Pompeu Fabra-Barcelona, Spain
Marcus Leaning, University of Winchester-UK
Marta Portalés Oliva, Gabinete de Comunicación y Educación, Spain
Tessa Jolls, Center for Media Literacy, USA
...and many more!!!