Important Dates

  • Abstract submission deadline : 26th March 2018
  • Early Bird registration deadline : 27th April 2018

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Joseph M. Chan

The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Professor Michael Bromley

Department of Journalism,
School of Arts and Social Sciences

City University London

Welcome to Global Media'18

The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) welcomes you to the Global Conference on Journalism and Mass Communication (Global Media ’18) to be held on the 05th – 06th July, 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka the theme “Voice of Media.” The Global Media Conference will portray as that platform that will stage the freedom of expression of issues that exist globally. The Conference will be represented with the participation from the academia, the industry professionals, and government officials and from the professional bodies in relation to the field of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Call for Papers

You are welcome to send your research abstract to the Global Conference on Journalism and Mass Communication (Global Media ’18) which will be held on 05th – 06th July 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka under the theme “Vice of Media”.
Media and Mass Communication has a long standing history when considering the aspects of expressing opinions and views in relation to a particular news. The case has always accounted for controversies that has confined stories to not appear in public doubting the accuracy of the same. The objective of the Global Conference on Journalism and Mass Communication (Global Media ’18) is to bring together leading academics, industrialists, research scientists and research scholars to exchange and share their knowledge, experiences and research results across multiple aspects of Journalism and Mass Communication. The conference will also provide a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners, scientists and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the field

Conference Tracks

  • Journalism Practice
  • Journalism Research and Education
  • Mass Communication, Society and Globalization
  • Media and Democracy
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Media and Globalization
  • Media Audiences
  • Media Education
  • Media Education Research

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Conference Proceedings


All accepted abstracts for Global Conference on Journalism and Mass Communication (Global Media’18) will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN(978-955-3605-03-0). All full papers will be reviewed through a double blind reviewing process and published electronically with an ISSN in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).

We will submit the proceedings to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS and Google Scholar.

Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies

Print ISSN: 2001-0818
Online ISSN: 2049-9531
Editor in Chief/s: Leon Barkho

Journal of Children and

Print ISSN: 1748-2798
Online ISSN: 1748-2801
Co- Editors: Amy Jordan

Conference Chair

Robert Hassan

Associate Professor,
Head of the Media and Communications,
University of Melbourne.