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June 20 - 24, 2018

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA

Reimagining Sustainability: Communication and Media Research in a Changing World

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June 20 - 24, 2018

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA


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June 20 - 24, 2018

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA

See the draft program structure for IAMCR 2018

Oregon Update #3

This third "Oregon Update" was sent on 11 April, 2018. It includes information on the plenaries, partner and special sessions and on social activities, among other useful details.
Read the third update.

UNESCO Partner Panel

Photo: Irina Drexler, UNESCO

Whither the communications landscape in the next 5 years? Debating UNESCO’s Report on World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development. Read more...

Oregon Update #2

This is the second “Oregon Update” sent to IAMCR members and IAMCR 2018 participants on 26 March. News about the programme, registration, where to stay and more. Read the second update.

Remembering Denis McQuail: An Enduring Legacy

Denis McQuail with Helena Sousa, coordinator of the session

This special session will formally acknowledge and celebrate Denis McQuail's scholarly work, notable character, and enduring contribution to establishing media and communications research as in indispensable contribution to understanding contemporary life and change. Read more.

Ecomedia Arts Festival

ecomedia arts festival

The Ecomedia Arts Festival will feature a wide range of artists who reconceptualize media from environmental, ecological, and systems approaches. Utilizing legacy and emerging technologies, techniques and platforms; Ecomedia will stretch the imagination to envision sustainability and the emergence of thrivability.

Oregon Update #1

This is the first in a series of “Oregon Updates” that we will be sending to IAMCR members and IAMCR 2018 participants. Read the first update that was sent on 26 February, 2018.

Climate Communication

Applications are now closed for the 2018 IAMCR New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship.The award seeks to encourage a wide range of researchers to think creatively about innovative climate communication research. The deadline to apply was 20 March

Eugene, Oregon

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Eugene is Oregon's second largest city. It is a diverse and eclectic town, snuggled in the southern end of the Willamette Valley between two buttes, and hugging the scenic Willamette River. Eugene integrates the surrounding natural environment through extensive parks and path systems.

University of Oregon

The University of Oregon is an ideal location to focus on issues related to sustainability. Located in the energetic college town of Eugene, Oregon, the university offers academic excellence and hands-on learning opportunities in a welcoming atmosphere.


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