"Automation of communication and automated media: challenges for communication and media studies" (#DGPuK23)

68. Annual Conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) from May 18-20, 2023

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"Agency in a Datafied Society: Communication between and across humans, platforms and machines"

International conference in cooperation with the Communicative Figurations research network, the Mediated Communication, Public Opinion & Society Section of the International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) and the Media Sociology Division of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) from July 28-30, 2021.


"Communication history of International Organizations and NGOs"

In cooperation with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK) and Institut für Zeitungsforschung Dortmund the lab History of Communication is organising a conference on Communication history of International Organizations and NGOs on 22 and 23 April 2021.


"Pro-Democratic Propaganda. Press Culture and political Communication in the Weimar Republic"

Conference of the Lab "Communication History and Medi Change" on 21. und 22. November 2019 at the University of Bremen.

“DATA POWER: global in/securities”

International Conference on September 12-13, 2019 at the University of Bremen. 


"Justice and order in the datafied society: Connecting communications and legal theory"

Preconference zur Jahrestagung der International Communication Association (ICA) am 24. Mai 2019 in Washington D.C., USA


"Digital Communication and Communication History: Perspectives, Potentials, Problem Areas"

Joined annual conference of the sections „Digital Communication“ and „Communication History“ of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) from 16. to 18. January 2019 at the University of Bremen


"Global Interdependencies: What’s new in the human society of individuals?"

International Conference from 5. to 8. December 2018, Brussels

GMK-Forum Kommunikationskultur

"Media Education for All – Digitalization. Participation. Diversity."

35. Forum Communication Culture 2018 of the German Society for Media Pedagogics and Communication Culture (GMK) from 16. to 18. November 2018 at the University of Bremen

"Research in Film and History: New Approaches, Debates and Projects"

International Conference from 28. to 30. November 2018, Bremen

Medienpädagogik in tiefgreifend mediatisierten Zeiten

"Media Pedagogics in Times of Deep Mediatization"

Fall conference of the secion Media Pedagogy on 21. and 22. September 2018 at the University of Bremen

rural communities mediatization infrastructures

"The Digitalization of Rural Communities: Media, Communication, Infrastructure"

International Workshop in cooperation with the "Communicative Figurations" research network on 20. and 21. September 2018 at the University of Bremen

"Kommunikation in Netzwerken – Netzwerke der Kommunikation"

"Communikation in Networks – Networks of Communication"

Workshop from 20. to 21. April 2018 at the University of Bremen

Articulating Voice

“Articulating Voice. The Expressivity and Performativity of Media Practices”

International Preconference to the European Communication Conference of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) on 24. May 2018, Prague

Mediatization of Time

"The Mediatization of Time: New perspectives on media, data and temporality"

International Conference from 7. to 8. December 2017 in Bremen


"Data and the Future of Critical Social Research"

"Data and the Future of Critical Social Research"

Preconference to the annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) on 25. May 2017 in San Diego, California, USA

Communicative Figurations

"Communicative Figurations"

International Conference of the Creative Unit "Communikative Figurations" from 7. to 9. December 2016 in Bremen

Acting on Media

"Acting on Media: pioneer communities, social movements and civil society organizations"

Annual conference of the section "Sociology of Media Communication" of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) in cooperation with the Creative Unit "Communicative Figurations" from 13. to 14. October 2016 at the University of Bremen

Critical Mediatization Research

"Critical Mediatization Research: Power, inequality and social change in a mediatized age"

International Conference of the section "Mediatization" of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), organized by the DFG-Priority Programme "Mediatized Worlds" in cooperation with the "Communicative Figurations" research network from 30. August to 1. September 2016 at the University of Bremen

Medien, Stadt, Bewegung

"Media, City, Movement: Media Change and Communicative Figurations of Urban Life"

Workshop of the Creative Unit "Communikative Figurations" on 4. and 5. December 2015 at the University of Bremen

Selbstexpertisierung und Laien

"Self-Expertization and Laypeople"

Workshop of the Creative Unit "Communicative Figurations" on 9. and 10. February 2015 at the University of Bremen

Diversity in Transcultural and International Communication

"Diversity in Transcultural and International Communication"

International Conference of the section "International and Intercultural Communication" and of the "Intercultural and International Communication" network on 2. and 3. October 2014 at the University of Bremen

Rethinking the Mediatization of Politics

"Rethinking the mediatization of politics: Politics and policy, government and governmentality, citizenship and activism"

International Workshop on 25. and 26. April 2014 at the London School of Economics and Political Science

Visualisierung - Mediatisierung

"Visualisierung & Mediatisierung"

Annual conference of the section "Visual Communication" of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) in cooperation with the DFG-Priority Programme 1505 „Mediatized Worlds“ from 21. to 23. November 2013 at the Universität Bremen

Mediale Veränderung erforschen

"Researching Media Changes: On the empirical conceptionalization of media and communication change in research networks"

International Conference on 24. and 25. October 2013 at the University of Bremen

Communicative Figurations Symposium

"Communicative Figurations"

International Symposium of  the "Communikative Figurations" research network on 30. November 2012 at the University of Bremen

"Networks of transnational and transcultural communication"

"Networks of transnational and transcultural communication"

International Conference of section "International and Intercultural Communication" of the German Communication Association (DGPuK) on 22. and 23. November 2012 at the Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism at the TU Dortmund

Media and Communication Outside of Europe

"Media and Cultural Change Outside of Europe"

International Workshop on 28. September 2012 at the University of Bremen

"Comparing Communication Research – Transnational Perspectives"

"Comparing Communication Research – Transnational Perspectives"

International Workshop on 27. September 2012 at the University of Bremen

Media Evolution and Cultural Change

"Media Evolution and Cultural Change: Discussing Medium Theory and Mediatization"

International Workshop of the DFG-Priority Programme "Mediatized Worlds" in cooperation with the scientific journal Communications - the European Journal of Communication Research and the Temporary Working Group "Mediatization" of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) on 3. September 2011 at the University of Bremen