Fifth International Conference on Communication & Media Studies
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
1–2 October 2020

2020 Call for Papers

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Media Cultures
  • Theme 2: Media Theory
  • Theme 3: Media Technologies and Processes
  • Theme 4: Media Business
  • Theme 5: Media Literacies
  • 2020 Special Focus—The Data Galaxy: The Un-Making of Typographic Man?

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 1 December 2019
Early Proposal Deadline 1 March 2020
Regular Proposal Deadline 1 July 2020
Late Proposal Deadline 1 September 2020

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 1 January 2020
Early Registration Deadline 1 April 2020
Regular Registration Deadline 1 September 2020
Late Registration Deadline 1 October 2020

Submit Your Proposal

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