The book ‘Media and Gender: A Scholarly Agenda for the Global Alliance on Media and Gender‘ (edited by Aimée Vega Montiel) will be launched today at the IAMCR 2014 Conference, in Hyderabad, India. Katharine has contributed the article ‘Power, patriarchy, profit: Barriers to gender mainstreaming in media policy’.
The Press Freedom, Privacy and Propaganda Conference on Citizenship and Digital Freedom will be held in Athens, Greece on June 2, 2014. Katharine will be participating as a keynote speaker.
The event is co-organized by the QJNT Synergy, the Press and Media Secretariat of the Hellenic State, the Kathimerini Group and the European Communication Sponsor Euronews.
An interview on Press Freedom by NERIT in the context of the Greek Presidency of the Council of Europe can be accessed here.
Katharine is invited to participate in a panel discussion dealing with privacy and freedom of information in the digital age (German title: Zwischen Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit – Wie politisch ist das Private im digitalen Zeitalter?). The panel discussion will be held at the TU Vienna on May 15, 2014.
Further details (in German) can be seen here.
The Academic Council on the United Nations Systems (ACUNS) has invited Katharine to participate as one of the panelists at the official side event on ‘The Safety of Journalists’, hosted by ACUNS on May 15, 2014. The event is jointly organized with the Austrian Foreign Ministry (BMEIA) and the International Press Institute (IPI).
The LMU Munich has invited Katharine to give a lecture on ‘The epistemology of Media governance‘ at the Munich Center on Governance, Communication, Public Policy and Law on April 28, 2014, 18:00.
The ORF (Austrian National Public Service Broadcaster) is organizing the upcoming Dialogforum on ‘Der europäische Horizont der öffentlich-rechtlichen Medien‘, located at the ORF-RadioKulturhaus in Vienna’s 4th district. Katharine will be one of the panelists discussing ‘Public-Service-Medien zwischen Überleben, Veränderung und Neustart‘.
The full programme can be accessed here.
Katharine has been invited to give a speech on the shutdown of the Greek public broadcaster ERT, to be held at the European Parliament in Brussels on April 8, 2014. The event will also include a screening of the documentary ERT: The Lost Signal of Democracy (by Giorgos Avgeropoulos) and a panel discussion.
Katharine is invited to speak at the event ‘Image of women and men in advertisements’, taking place at the Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland in Warsaw on April 7, 2014. As Council of Europe Expert she will talk about ‘Findings of the Council of Europe conference on Media and the Image of Women‘