The 2017 conference of The International Association for Media and Communication Research – IAMCR will be held from July 16 -20 in Cartagena, Colombia, and hosted by UNIMINUTO at the Centro de Convenciones, where the participation of 1,500 people, from 80 countries, are expected between researchers, teachers, students, institutions and media organizations.
The International Association for Media and Communication Research – IAMCR –, is the preeminent worldwide professional organization in the field of media and communication research. The Executive Board, announced Cartagena de Indias as the host city for the anual conference, to be held in 2017 for its wide experience providing facilities for the organization and execution of events of international stature. A key point for the Assosiation to elect Colombia as the main venue, are the alliances that we have been achieved with important organzations and universities of different country regions.
The main topic that will work at the conference will be: ” Transforming Culture, Politics & Communication: New media, new territories, new discourses”, proposed as a opportunity to explore, discuss and understand the relationship between major sociocultural transformations, dynamics, and changes in communication and its processes. In the same way, will be boarded some lines of thoughts and works that Latino America has contributed to the world in the field of communication research: communication, development and social change; security and freedom of expression; communication, education and ICT; and communication and social movements.
Angélica Barrios B.
Coordinator IAMCR 2017
Tel. 2916520 Ext. 6239