Open Science Research Excellence

ICWBJ 2020 : International Conference on Web-Based Journalism

Athens, Greece
October 22 - 23, 2020

Call for Papers

ICWBJ 2020 : International Conference on Web-Based Journalism is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Web-Based Journalism. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Web-based journalism
  • Online journalism
  • Web-based journalism and the new media of communication
  • Digital media and the future of journalism
  • Social media as sources and drivers of news
  • The changing ‘places’ and ‘spaces’ of news production and consumption in the context of digital media
  • News on the move and mobile telephony
  • The personalization of news
  • Business models for funding digital journalism in the digital economy
  • Developments in data journalism and data visualization
  • New research methods to analyze and explore digital journalism
  • Hyperlocalizm and new understandings of community journalism
  • Changing relationships between journalists, sources and audiences
  • Citizen and participatory journalism
  • Machine written news and the automation of journalism
  • The history and evolution of online journalism
  • Changing journalism ethics in a digital setting
  • New challenges and directions for journalism education and training
  • Digital journalism, protest and democracy
  • Journalists’ changing role perceptions
  • Wikileaks and novel forms of investigative journalism