Program at a glance
 
Program overview
The conference program includes a plenary podium discussion, keynote speeches, a book presentation session, panels with presentations, and workshops and round tables (subject to submission).

Also, CMSTW participants will have full access to the events of the 60th Annual Forum 'Media in the Modern World' held at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications in June 2021 in Russian and English (with simultaneous translation), including its plenary sessions. Please see smif.spbu.ru for more information! The Forum will be held in a hybrid form; online listening will be ensured.
Conference program
April 20, 2021 - Moscow time, UTC+2

Zoom 01
10 to 10.15 am – Informal gathering of guests
10.15 to 10.30 am – Welcome speeches

10.30 to 11.20 am – Plenary podium discussion: Credible Communication Architectures
Participants:
Robert E. Gutsche, Jr, Lancaster University, UK
Anna Litvinenko, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany
Anne Gregory, University of Huddersfield, UK
Michael Bossetta, Lund University, Sweden
Dmitry Marinichev, Russian Internet ombudsman, Russia
Olga Kamenchuk, VCIOM, Russia / Northwestern University, USA
Moderator: Svetlana Bodrunova, Russia

11.20 to 11.30 am – Coffee break

11.30 to 12.15 am – Keynote speech 1
Thorsten Quandt, University of Muenster, Germany
Structures of (pandemic) news waves: Findings from a large scale analysis of journalistic and alternative news media in Germany

12.15 am to 1 pm – Keynote speech 2
Oscar Westlund, Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway
Journalism in an age of platforms: reorientation towards platform counterbalancing

1 - 2 pm – Parallel panels, Session 1
Panel 01 Zoom 01
Panel 02 Zoom 02
Panel 03 Zoom 03

2 – 3 pm – Lunch

3 – 4.30 pm – Invited panels, Session 2
Panel 04 Zoom 01
Panel 05 Zoom 02
Panel 06 Zoom 03

4.30 - 5.45 pm – Parallel panels, Session 3
Panel 07 Zoom 01
Panel 08 Zoom 02

5.45 - 6 pm – Zooming in: networking session in Zoom 01 / Coffee break

Zoom 01
6 - 6.45 pm – Keynote speech 3
Noshir Contractor, Northwestern University, USA
Emerging Communication Architectures and the Changing Nature of Work

7 - 9 pm – Virtual socializing with real drinks
Guided virtual tour to the State Hermitage: introduction and the Golden Treasury
Zoom-based socializing


April 21, 2021 - Moscow time, UTC+2

Zoom 01
10 - 10.30 am - Zooming into publishing your paper: Q&As on how to publish your paper in best journals
Consultants:
Olessia Koltsova, Head, SCILA Lab, National Research University - Higher School of Economics, Russia
Svetlana S. Bodrunova, Head, CIMRES, St.Petersburg State University, Russia

10.30 - 11.45 am

Zoom 01
Russian-German round table on media literacy and digital platforms
Dedicated to the 75th anniversary of media education in St.Petersburg State University
Moderator: Anna Litvinenko, Germany
Zoom 02
Parallel session 09

11.45 - 12 am - Coffee break

12 am - 2 pm - Invited panels, Session 4
Panel 10 Zoom 01
Panel 11 Zoom 02
Panel 12 Zoom 03

2 - 3 pm - Lunch

Zoom 01

3 - 4.15 pm – Book presentation session
Participants:
Darren Lilleker, Bournemouth University, UK
Silvio Waisbord, George Washington University, USA
Anna Gladkova, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Massimo Ragnedda, Northumbria University, UK (tbc)
Svetlana S. Bodrunova, St. Petersburg State University, Russia
Moderator: Anna Smoliarova, Russia

4.15 - 4.30 pm – Coffee break

4.30 am - 5.30 pm – Parallel panels, Session 5
Panel 13 Zoom 01
Panel 14 Zoom 02
Panel 15 Zoom 03

Zoom 01
5.30 - 6.15 pm - Closing keynote speech
Barbie Zelizer
, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Memory Architectures: The Cold War mindset in today's reporting in the USA

6.15 - 6.45 pm - Awards Ceremony
Presentation of CIMRES - Center for International Media Research
Presentation of ICA Regional Hub

6.45 - 7.15 pm - Zooming in: Discussing future publications / Get-together
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