July 16, 2017 – July 20, 2017
This website was for managing the abstract submission process of the 2017 conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research - IAMCR 2017 - 16-20 July, Cartagena, Colombia.
Submissions are now closed. The deadline was Thursday 9 February at 23:59 GMT.
Submitted abstracts have been reviewed and authors have been invited to present 1,800 during the Cartagena conference.
You may now submit your full paper. The deadline for submitting is 26 June, 2017.
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IAMCR does not have standard guidelines for papers. If in doubt, please contact the heads of your section or working group.
2,300 abstracts for IAMCR 2017
The 31 thematic sections and working groups of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) received more than 2,300 abstracts for the 2017 conference that will take place in Cartagena, Colombia from July 16-20.
The abstracts, for both panel and individual paper presentations, were submitted by more than 3,000 authors in 92 different countries. Of the ten countries that submitted the most abstracts 3 are in Latin America (Brazil, Colombia and Mexico), 3 in Europe (Spain, the UK and Germany), 2 in Asia (China and India), plus the United States and Australia.
The five sections that received the most abstracts were Community Communication and Alternative Media, Journalism, Research and Education, Participatory Communication Research, Gender and Communication and Political Economy.
The submissions will be reviewed to eliminate any possible duplicates or ineligible abstracts and the heads of the sections and working groups will begin the peer review process on 20 March. The deadline for sections and working groups to inform authors of decisions is 3 April.
Key dates for IAMCR 2017
The following are key dates for preparing your participation at IAMCR 2017
- 1 December 2016 - This website open for proposal submission
- 9 February 2017 - Deadline to submit proposals
- 3 April 2017 - Notification of decisions on proposals
- 17 April 2017 – Deadline to apply for travel grants
- 24 April 2017 - Deadline to confirm your participation
- 10 May 2017 - Last day to register at discounted early-bird fee
- 26 June 2017 - Deadline for full paper submission
- 29 June 2017 - Final programme published on the conference website
- 16-20 July 2017 - IAMCR 2017 Conference
| International Association for Media and Communication Research | http://iamcr.org
| IAMCR 2017
| Cartagena, Colombia | 16-20 July 2017 | http://cartagena2017.iamcr.org/