Highlights About All India Media Educators Conference-2018 in Jaipur – July 6-8, 2018:
Organised by CMC, University of Rajasthan, Gauhati University and Lok Samvad Sansthan
Power of Media and technology : Shaping the Future
Organised by Centre for Mass Communication, University of Rajasthan, Gauhati University and Lok Samvad Sansthan
Co – Partners : UNICEF-Rajasthan, Save the Children, Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication (AIMC), Commonwealth Education Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), Pearl Academy (School of Media), as the conference’s technical session partners, and One World Foundation India, Third Pole Project of Internews, Inclusive Media for Change, and All India Radio as the media partners.
July 6, 2018 (First day from 11:00 A.M.)
Venue : Geeta Girdhar Sabhaghar, Govind Marg, Moti Dungari, Jaipur
On the Dais : Col. Rajyavardhan Singh, Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting (confirmation awaited), Keynote : Shri KG Suresh: Director General –IIMC Delhi, Vice Chancellor –Raj University- Prof R.K. Kothari, Vice Chancellor-Gauhati University- Mridul Hazarika, UNICEF Chief-Rajasthan – Isabel Berdom, Prof Sanjeev Bhanawat-Head CMC, Kalyan Singh Kothari –Lok Samvad Sansthan
Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India.has gave his acceptance to deliver the words of wisdom during valedictory function.
Co –Partners on the stage
Delegates from All Over India: More than 200 including from Bangladesh
More than 150 abstracts /full papers on the theme and sub-themes have been submitted and will be presented in the conference on July 7, 2018 at Pearl Academy
The Biggest Mahakhumbh of Media Educators in India (3rd Conference)
Colourful Cultural Evening on July 6, 2018 : Rajasthani folk music performances in memory of Late Padma Bhushan KOMAL KOTHARI
JAMBILI, a folk-fusion group of Karbi folk music formed in the year 2007 with the sole idea to revive the traditional Karbi folk music which was unpopular, dying and rejected by the MTV generation, will perform during the event.
The band represents the people who are voiceless and deprived of their legitimate rights to self-determination. The songs talk about contemporary issues of the society that need immediate attention.
Special visits to Wax Museum and Sheesh Mahal, Sattvic Bhojan at Nahargarh Fort and Latest Smart Classroom Solutions and display of Digital Equipment by the Visual Technologies India.
Tribal photographs exhibition by Pune-based prominent photo- journalist Shrikrishan Pranjpay, who has clicked more than five lakh photographs of tribal people and culture from all over India.
Prominent Speakers :
♦ Ruben Banerjee- Editor Out Look
♦ Prof Mrinal Chaterjee –Regional Director IIMC Dhenkanal
♦ Prof. Ashok Ogra, Director, Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi
♦ Dr. Vipul Mudgal, Director & Chief Executive, Common Cause, New Delhi
♦ Dr. Shahid Rasool, Director Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), New Delhi
♦ Prof. Ujjwal K. Chowdhury, School Media Head, Pearl Academy, Delhi & Mumbai.
♦ Sh. Jagdish Upasane, Vice-Chancellor, Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Evam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal
♦ Prof. M.S. Parmar, Vice-Chancellor, Kushabhau Thakre Patrakarita Evam Jansanchar Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur
♦ Prof. Sacchidanand Joshi, Member Secretary, Indira Gandhi National Centre for Performing Arts, New Delhi
♦ Dr. Ankuran Datta, Head, Deptt. of Journalism, Gauhati University, Guwahati.
♦ Communication and Multi-Media Campaigns
♦ Communication Technology and Digital Media
♦ Folk Media, Contemporary Theatre and Performance (Alternative Media)
♦ Cinema and Entertainment Studies
♦ Radio-TV Journalism
♦ Social Media and Cultural Concerns
♦ Cyber World – Security Issue and Regulations
♦ Media, Climate Change and Environmental Studies
♦ Media Ethics (Copyright and Intellectual Property)
♦ Media, Information and Communication Literacy
♦ Information Technology: A Challenge to Communication
♦ Role of Media/ Technology in addressing violence against women, youth and children
♦ Emerging Media Technology and its Impact in Media Content and Presentation
♦ Role of Media in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Achievement and Challenges.