Media Education Futures Conference and PhD Workshop
07.05.2014 10:00 - 09.05.2014 16:00
Media Education Futures / Mediakasvatuksen tulevaisuudet
Date: Thursday 8th - Friday 9th May 2014
Preconference for postgraduate students on Wednesday 7th May 2014
Venue: University of Tampere, Finland
The International Conference on Media Education Futures 2014 examines media literacies and education from various perspectives. The conference highlights participation, well-being and citizenships as the current Nordic perspectives in media education and, discusses media and information literacies contributing to intercultural dialogue. The goal is to display and promote research in the field along with the practices of media education.
The conference is aimed at international researchers in the field, as well as national and international organizations and actors in European and global fields of media education.
The conference is organized together with the School of Communication, Media and Theatre and the School of Education at the University of Tampere.
The conference is organized in cooperation with NORDICOM, Finnish Youth Research Network, Finnish Society on Media Education and Finnish Centre for Media Education and Audiovisual Media MEKU.