"The Role of Communication in a Transforming World" International Symposium


Symposium Topics

  • The Impacts of the Developments in Information Technologies on Culture
  • Transformation Ethics in Communication
  • Freedom of Speech and Power of Communication
  • The Place of Social Networks in Communication: The Security of Information
  • Media Literacy
  • Cinema and Film Studies
  • The Relationship between Changing Information Technologies and Politics
  • Legal Issues Raised by the Advances in Communication Technology
  • Impact of Technological Change on Audio-Visual Content
  • Transformation of Art and Design due to Technological Change
  • Changing Aspects of Communication in Public Arena
  • The Future of Public Service Broadcasting
  • Accrediting Education in Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Discrimination and Hate Speech in Media
  • Basic Problems Faced by Media in Turkey and in Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

Important Dates

Submission Deadline for Abstracts: January 15, 2018
Accepted Abstracts Announcement Date:  January 25, 2018
Conference Registration: February 01 - 16, 2018
Full-papers Submission Deadline: February 16, 2018
Announcement of the Symposium Programme: February 23, 2018

Abstract should be sent to ddir@ciu.edu.tr


Guidelines for Submission of Abstract and Full Text

  • Paper abstracts should not exceed 300 words and include 4-5 keyword.
  • Full text should be between 3,000-5,000 words, and be prepared in Microsoft Word, Times New Roman, 12 point, and 1.5 spacing.
  • While formatting your paper please  adhere to the MLA-7th Edition documentation style.
  • The following order of the paper should be observed: main body of the text, list of references, notes (if any), and appendices (if any). The paper should be organised under appropriate section headings.
  • Full text should be sent to ddir@ciu.edu.tr until February 16, 2017