The deadline for abstract submissions to The European Media Management Association’s (emma) annual conference is Dec. 5th. The conference will take place in Ghent, Belgium from May, 11 – 12, 2017. The theme for the conference is “Value Creation in Media Markets: Business Models, Clusters, and Ecosystems” To review the official call please click here.
The Media Management, Economics & Entrepreneurship (MMEE) division of AEJMC is seeking nominations for the 2017 Robert Picard Award. The award honors the author(s) of a book or a monograph published during the previous year (2016) that makes a significant contribution to the field of media management, economics, or entrepreneurship.
Nominations must be submitted by February 15, 2017, to Immediate Past Head Amy Jo Coffey. Each nomination must specify why the book or work is outstanding (outside reviewer statements will be considered along with nominator statements).
The award is named in honor of MMEE division member and senior scholar Robert Picard of Oxford University. AEJMC members are invited to nominate books or monographs for the award. Self-nominations are acceptable. To nominate a work, please provide the following:
- A written nomination with a complete citation (title, author, publisher, and year of publication of the book) and a short statement on the book’s contribution to the field of media management, economics, or entrepreneurship. (Nomination may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Three copies of the work, whether book or monograph, needs to be delivered by post.
The winners of the awards will be notified before the AEJMC annual convention in Chicago in August 2017. The award will be presented at the Media Management, Economics and Entrepreneurship Division’s annual members’ meeting.
Please mail nomination packets to:
Amy Jo Coffey, Ph.D.
College of Journalism and Communications
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-8400
AEJMC MIDWINTER CONFERENCE 2017, March 3-4, 2017
“Covering Your Community”
Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
University of Oklahoma
Abstract submissions are being accepted for the AEJMC Midwinter Conference at the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication at The University of Oklahoma. This year, the conference will be March 3rd-4th, 2017. The submission deadline is December 10, 2016.
The formal call for papers can be accessed by clicking here. This is a fantastic conference for faculty, graduate students and new scholars, particularly since the call requires only abstracts, not full papers. Conference organizers are making a continued effort to publicize this conference and drive up submissions, so please inform your students and colleagues.
Note that this year, all submissions must be made online. This is a departure from previous years. The site for creating your login and password that allow you to submit can be accessed by clicking here. In the “AEJMC Midwinter 2017 Login” box, click on “Sign up here” as a new user and follow the directions.