International Conference on Integrated Journalism Education, Research and Innovation is now accepting abstract submissions. The event, to be held in Barcelona, Spain, is titled “Shaping the future of news media”. The conference is organized by Integrated Journalism in Europe Consortium and hosted by Pompeu Fabra University. It will take place between the 17th and 19th of June on the coming summer.
The conference is to focus on three broad topics, each divided into a handful of subcategories. The main themes are the challenges and changes in practical news production, new formats in both production and presentation of journalism and finally, contemporary state of journalism education. The invitation to submit paper proposals along these thematic lines is open until February the 15th, after being extended from the earlier January the 30th.
Further information of the event is available here.