Deadline: 17 May 2015
Open to: journalists, media & communication experts, scholars and students interested in the latest media tendencies
Venue: 28-30 May 2015, Lviv, Ukraine.
This year, III Lviv Media Forum will be organized under the title ‘Media in the turbulent times of change’ on 28-30 May 2015 and will focus on:
- Propaganda in modern politics;
- Ukraine and its information policy in Donbas;
- New discourse in Eastern European media;
- Trends in military reporting;
- Investigative journalism in Ukraine and abroad;
- Public broadcasting and its perspectives in Ukraine;
- Future of news and print media;
- Non-oligarchic media in post-soviet countries.
Among the speakers of this year’s Lviv Media Forum are: Anne Applebaum, American-Polish journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author; Joshua Benton, director of the Nieman Journalism Lab, former Pew fellow in International Journalism; Boris Reitschuster, head of the Moscow office of German social and political magazine ‘Focus’, Duy Linh Tu, Director of Digital Media Programme, Columbia University; Zurab Alasania, Director General of the National Broadcasting Company of Ukraine. You can find a complete list of speakers .
Bernard-Henri Lévy, French philosopher and writer is invited as a keynote speaker.
Also, III Lviv Media Forum will include a number of master classes in multimedia, photography, military reporting, mobile phone reporting, etc.
‘Lviv Media Forum’ is a unique event especially designed for journalists, media & communication experts, scholars and students interested in the latest media tendencies.
Participation fee: 500 UAH (approx. 25 euros) on condition of registration before 1 May 2015. From 1 May till 17 May 2015 (registration deadline) – 600 UAH (approx. 30 euros). Fee waivers apply to students and collective registration (4 or more people from the same media outlet or institution).
Organizers are not able to provide accommodation or cover travel expenses of participants, however, registered participants of III Media Forum may receive up to 25% discount in a number of hotels and hostels in Lviv. You may find more details on special conditions of hotel reservation .
In order to participate in the ІІІ Lviv Media Forum, you have to:
- fill in the application form provided below;
- you will receive a confirmation letter and a receipt for payment of the registration fee;
- you have to pay the registration fee within next 3 days;
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