Media Education Today: New challenges, new opportunities?

An IAMCR 2019 post-conference event

The Media Education Today: New challenges, new opportunities? post-conference event will be held in Segovia, Spain, sponsored by IAMCR's Media Education Research Section and with the participation of Universidad de Valladolid (Campus María Zambrano, Segovia). The aim of this post-conference is to take stock of media literacy education in 2019, over 35 years after the Grunwald Declaration, and at a time of cultural and political shifts in an era of populism and “post-truth.”

Date and time: 12 July 2019, 09:00 to 20:00

Location: Universidad de Valladolid 
                 Plaza de la Universidad, 1. 40005 Segovia, Spain.

Participation and registration: A fee of 50 € (Euros) will cover registration and will include lunch and beverages for the day. The fee will be reduced to 30 € for IAMCR and UVA members, as well as for graduate students and colleagues from low-income countries.
Please send abstracts (in English or Spanish) of 300 to 500 words by 12 May 2019 to contacto [at] and meriamcr2019 [at]



  • Alfonso Gutiérrez Martín, University of Valladolid
  • Michael Hoechsmann, Lakehead University, Faculty of Education
  • Stuart Poyntz, Simon Fraser University, School of Communication

Email: contacto [at]

Tel: +34 664578336