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Call for papers: Western Balkans Information and Media Literacy Conference 2019



The Western Balkans Information and Media Literacy Conference (WBIMLC) 2019 will take place at the Hotel Opal, Bihać, Bosnia & Herzegovina on 20th and 21st June 2019. The call for papers is now open. Papers are being welcomed on the conference theme of Freedom, Accuracy and Truth. The closing date for submissions is 10th May 2019.

Western Balkans Information & Media Literacy Conference
Western Balkans Information & Media Literacy Conference

The keynote speakers confirmed for the conference are:

Dr. Jane Secker – Senior Lecturer in Educational Development & Deputy Director of the MA in Academic Practice, City University of London

Dr. Ismail Serageldin – Emeritus Librarian of Alexandria and the Founding Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA)

Dr. Tefko Saracevic – Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University, USA

Dr. Melius Weideman – Founder and leader of WARC – the Website Attributes Research Centre at CPUT (Cape Peninsula University of Technology) in Cape Town, South African Republic

Papers should be prepared WBIMLC template available here: https://www.wbimlc.org/papers  and submitted electronically to this email address:  wbimlc2019@wbimlc.org. Remember the closing date for submissions is 10th May 2019!

Further details on the types of papers that are accepted, conference prices and accommodation are available on the conference website

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