International Conference on Media, Communication & Design (ICMCD-2021)

International Conference on Media, Communication & Design (ICMCD-2021) aims to bring together leading academician, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Media, Communication & Design. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary& Intercultural platform for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Media, Journalism, Communication, Film and Design. The primary goal of the ICMCD is to encourage academicians, researcher and scholars to meet and exchange ideas and views in an international forum stimulating respectful dialogue.

Speakers at the ICMCD 2021

Inaugural Ceremony
Mr. Abhishek Mohan Gupta

Presided By Pro - Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopa

Prof K G Suresh

Chief Guest Vice-Chancellor, Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, Bhopal

Prof.(Dr.) Sandeep Shastri

Guest of Honour Vice - Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal

Keynote Speakers
Prof. (Dr.) Biswajit Das

Prof. & Founding Director of Centre for Culture, Media & Governance, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

Prof. (Dr.) Sunil Kant Behera

Professor of Eminence in the Department of MCL, Tezpur University

Prof. (Dr.) Melissa Fitch

Professor, Latin American Cultural Studies & Editor, Studies in Latin American Popular Cultural, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, College of Humanities, University of Arizona

Prof. Daniel

Professor, Universidad Camilo José Cela, Spain

Prof. (Dr.) Prabhat Ranjan

Vice Chancellor, D Y Patil International University, Akurdi, Pune

Dr. Pilar Maria Guerrieri

Professor in History & Theory of Architecture and Planning, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Prof. Simon Hinde

Prof. & Programme Director, Journalism and Publishing, London College of Communication, UAL

Prof. (Dr.) Mrinal Chatterjee

Prof. & Regional Director at IIMC, Dhenkanal, Odisha

Prof. María Gabriela Ortega Jarrin

Professor, Universidad Camilo José Cela, Spain

Valedictory Ceremony
Prof. (Dr.) Sudhir Gavhane

Former Vice - Chancellor, Y.C Maharashtra Open University

Prof. (Dr.) K. V. Nagaraj

Guest of Honour, Former Pro Vice - Chancellor, Asaam University

Prof.(Dr.) Sandeep Shastri

Guest of Honour, Vice-Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal

Conference Schedule

Day-01, Friday, June 25, 2021
Timing Program Details
10.00am - 11.00am Inagural Session
11.15am -11.50am Plenary Session-I
Technical Session-I (Parallel Session TS1A/TS1B/TS1C)
12.00pm - 2.30pm TS1A-Media, Society & Development
TS1B-Social Media: issues, impact & future
TS1C-Changing Landscape of Streaming Media: Online Video, Web Series & Entertainmen
12.45pm - 2.00pm Lakecity Live Launching Ceremony
2.30pm - 3.30pm Plenary Session-II
3.30pm - 4.30pm Plenary Session-III
Technical Session-II (Parallel Session TS1A/TS1B/TS1C)
4.30pm - 6.30pm TS2A-Communication, Culture and Society
TS2B-Impact of Covid-19 on Communication
TS2C-Exploring Gender Identity and Communication
7.30pm - 8.30pm Plenary Session-IV
Day-02, Saturday, June 26, 2021
10.00am - 11.00am Plenary Session-V
Technical Session-III (Parallel Session TS3A/TS3B/TS3C)
11.00am - 1.30pm TS3A-Design and Culture: Paradigms, Challenges and Perspectives
TS3B-Visual Arts & Communication Design
TS3C-Representation, Depiction and Portrayal in Cinema
12-15pm - 1.00pm Plenary Session-VI
1.30pm - 2.15pm Plenary Session-VII
2.15pm - 2.45pm Plenary Session-VIII
3.00pm - 3.30pm Plenary Session-IX
Technical Session-IV (Parallel Session TS4A/TS4B/TS4C)
3.30pm - 6.00pm TS4A-Issues in Contemporary Media & Journalism
TS4B-New Digital Narratives: Reinventing Journalism Storytelling
TS4C-Contemporary Discourse in Communication & Media
6.30pm - 8.00pm Valedictory Ceremony