"The Role of Communication in a Transforming World" International Symposium
The Communication Research Association (ILAD) was founded in Istanbul by Dr. Hıfzı Topuz in 1989. ILAD aims to support communication researchers at national and international levels, to motivate the conduct of communication research, to develop collaboration opportunities in this field, and to publish research in the field of communication. The president of the Association is Prof. Dr. Aysel Aziz. The association has a peer reviewed publication named Communication Research. In addition to the aforementioned activities, ILAD conducts accreditation programs for communication faculties in universities. ILAD currently has more than 300 members, including academics, journalists and writers.