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[ecrea] CFP: 5th International Communications Students Congress (ICSC)
Wed Nov 30 17:50:27 GMT 2016
5th International Communications Students Congress (ICSC), 2017
Communication Matters: Globalisation, Mobility and Integration
Marma Hotel, Maltepe University, Istanbul
23-24 March 2017
Call for papers
Communication has been playing a crucial and central role in the
contemporary world which can be characterised as global, mobile and
interactive. Today’s individuals cross international borders more than
ever both in the online and offline spheres for purposes ranging from
leisure to immigration. Likewise, businesses carry out geographically
dispersed operations all around the globe with a growing percentage of
mobilized workforce. Communication offers a key strength for
facilitating and enhancing all these encounters as it provides the means
by which orientation, cooperation, collaboration and integration can be
achieved and maintained.
The 2017 edition of the International Communications Students Congress
(ICSC 2017) will focus on the main theme of “Communication Matters:
Globalisation, Mobility and Integration”.
We welcome submissions for individual papers and panel proposals
(including up to 4 papers), media practice contributions (audio / video)
and posters that should be addressing, but not limited to, the
· Communication and technology as a driver of globalisation
· Social media and intercultural communication
· International business, fragmented communication and
communication tools for collaboration and cooperation
· Effective communication tools for the mobilised workforce
· E-businesses, global trade and innovative communication
· Immigration, refugees and communication needs
· Global personal-mass communication on social media and its
effects in integrating cultures
Submission of abstracts
Please note that abstracts can be submitted by undergraduate students
(BA/BSc) ONLY. Accepted participants will need to send proof of their
student status in order to register for the conference.
There is no age limit, as long as you are a registered student
(full-time/part-time) at the time of the conference. The submission is
also open to students who study communication and media in other
faculties and departments other than communication.
Abstracts should not exceed 300 words, submitted in Word (.docx, .doc)
format and include the following information:
· author(s) name
· affiliated university, faculty/institute and department
· e-mail address
· title of abstract
· body of abstract (up to 300 words)
· keywords (up to 5)
Abstracts should be sent to (icsc /at/ maltepe.edu.tr) and named as ‘ICSC2017
Please note that the deadline for the submission of abstracts is Friday
20 January 2017.
Accepted abstracts will be announced by Monday 6 February 2017, and on
the same day the conference website will be open for online
registration. Online registration will be open until Friday 3 March 2017.
The conference programme will be including cultural events, visits to
the media production facilities on campus and to exhibitions that will
be displayed at the Faculty of Communication, as well as a cultural tour
of the city.
Please note that accepted presenters will be able to
- attend the conference free of charge, this including access to the
keynote speech, the panel sessions, the coffee breaks, lunches, the gala
dinner and the full day cultural tour of Istanbul
- use the free shuttle services available on the day before and after
the event for transfers to and from Istanbul Atatürk and Sabiha Gökçen
- be hosted for 3 nights at the Marma Hotel İstanbul
(http://www.marmaotel.com/) , including Turkish/continental breakfast
and high speed wi-fi, free of charge.
The purpose of the International Communication Students Congress (ICSC)
is to give a platform to undergraduate students to present their papers
in an international forum.
Congress participants will have the opportunity to share their thoughts,
ideas and research findings on the changing world of media and
communications and discuss their perspectives on the media content and
infrastructure, audiences and producers, social media and broadcast media.
The event is organised by undergraduate students, with the support of
academic staff of the Faculty of Communication at Maltepe University.
For any further information about the event, please contact the
Secretary General of the ICSC 2017 at (icsc /at/ maltepe.edu.tr)
Looking forward to welcome you to Istanbul soon!
ICSC 2017 Organizing Committee
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