‘Public Service Media’s contribution to society’. 

Submission deadline: February 29 2020 

Public service media has never before had to prove its valuable contribution within and for society, particularly with an increasingly changing media landscape as well as evolving types of society. Therefore the theme for the International Association of Public Media Researchers / RIPE@2020 Conference, which will be taking place between October 28-30, 2020, in Geneva, Switzerland is ‘Public Service Media’s contribution to society’.

‘Scholars from various research fields of media and communication as well as from neighboring disciplines are invited to submit abstracts for both conceptual and empirical contributions addressing one or more of the following topics. The topics will comprise the working group structure for this conference:

(1) Communication Needs of Changing Societies

(2) New Forms of Contribution and Distinctiveness

(3) Involving Citizens, Building Communities

(4) Governance, Communication and Legitimacy Management

Announcements for accepted proposals will be on April 15 2020 and full papers by September 1 2020

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