Prospective speakers are encouraged to submit paper proposals dealing with national or comparative cases addressing any aspect of political communication, journalism, new media, policy developments or other related issues.

  • Conference dates: 17-18 November 2011
  • Registration deadline: August 31

Instituto Superior de Ciênciais Sociais e Políticas (ISCSP)/Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (UTL) (The Technical University of Lisbon), Portugal

Abstracts (200 to 300 words) should be in English and contain the following information: (1) author; (2) institution; (3) academic level; (4) address; (5) email; (6) panel title and number (7) three key words. Full text (language: English; word format): APA style; sent by the authors up to October 30.

Submit to: Paula do Espírito Santo:

120 Euros to include delegate fee, refreshments, lunches and dinner

For any other information, please contact the Congress Secretary Mr. Jorge Piteira by the following e-mail:

For further updates, visit the Conference website:

João Carlos Correia (UBI, Portugal)
Peter Golding (University of Northumbia, Portugal)


  • Paula do Espírito Santo (Chair; ISCSP/Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal)
  • Dominic Wring (Chair, RC22; Loughborough University, UK)
  • Rita Figueiras (Universidade Católica Portuguesa)