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Overview

The School of Journalism, Media and Culture (JOMEC) at Cardiff University will host the seventh biennial Future of Journalism conference on 12-13 September 2019.

The conference will take place in the School's new state-of-the-art home in Cardiff's city centre. The theme will be “Innovations, Transitions and Transformations.”

Distinguished keynote speakers will be Professor Andrew Chadwick (Loughborough University), Professor Adrienne Russell (University of Washington), and Professor Nikki Usher (University of Illinois).

A selection of papers presented at the conference will be published in special issues of the international peer-reviewed journals Digital Journalism, Journalism Practice and Journalism Studies. Routledge / Taylor & Francis have kindly agreed to sponsor the conference.

The conference will take place on Thursday and Friday 12-13 September 2019. The registration fee will be £250 (£200 for postgraduate students), which includes tea and coffee breaks as well as the conference dinner (to be held on the evening of 12 September).

Organising committee

Professor Stuart Allan

Professor Stuart Allan

Head of School

Email:
allans@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44(0)29 208 74509
Dr Lucy Bennett

Dr Lucy Bennett

Lecturer in Media Audiences (Teaching and Research)

Email:
bennettl@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2251 0789
Dr Mike Berry

Dr Mike Berry

Lecturer (Teaching and Research)

Email:
berrym1@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 208 70630
Dr Stephen Cushion

Dr Stephen Cushion

Reader

Email:
cushionsa@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 208 74570
Dr Cynthia Carter

Dr Cynthia Carter

Reader

Email:
cartercl@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6172
Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen

Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen

Director of Research Development and Environment

Email:
wahl-jorgensenk@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 208 79414

Contact us

Future of Journalism Conference

Bina Ogbebor - Conference organiser