First Congress on Journalism and Education: "Identity, changes and challenges journalism faces in the XXI Century"

Le Congress will analyze the impact of social, economic, political, technological and educational journalism and its professional identity. The technological revolution, the growth of educational and sharp swings cultural, economic and political society as a whole, have brought many changes, which have transformed the communication field and thereby of journalism as a profession. This is an academic event of great importance that, for the first time in Chile, will gather researchers from different countries to raise awareness and share the various initiatives in Journalism Studies. Conferences will be given by international experts, such as David Weaver, Silvio Waisbord, Thomas Hanitzsch and Jay Blumler.


Type of Event Event under UNESCO Patronage
Start 27.06.2012 08:00 local time
End 29.06.2012 12:00 local time
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Focal point Uranga, Victoria
Contact Andrés Pascoe (
Country Chile
City Santiago
Venue Santiago de Chile
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Major Programme
Language of Event Spanish
Estimated number of participants 100
Official Website
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