Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, Nilai, Malaysia,

Communication program and New Media Communication program, Faculty of Leadership and Management (FKP), Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) invite submissions for the 3rd International Conference on Islam, Media and Communication #ICIMaC2021. The conference mainly focuses but not limited to this theme:

Communication, Media and its impact in times of crisis

This conference will also be a platform in discussing the role of the media to highlight a genuine dialogue and the dissolution of social and industrial problems and theoretical contribution to the respective fields. Therefore, we encourage original submissions related to, but not limited to, the following topics:

·   Analyses of media content and discourse
·        Audience studies
·        Crisis communication
·        Critical theory
·        Cultural studies
·        Digital media
·        Ethnographic studies
·        Gender studies
·        Health communication
·        Journalism
·        Media and politics Media
and racism/radicalisation
·  Media and racism/radicalisation
·  Media and well-being
·  Media influence and effects
·  Media law, policy, and regulation
·  Media, religion, and religiosity
·  Media Portrayals
·  Negotiation and conflict management
·  New Media
·  Public Relations and Advertising
·  Social Media
·  Media Theories
·  Tourism and media

Review Policy All submissions will be peer-reviewed before acceptance based on originality, rigor, and relevance to the conference themes. All accepted manuscripts will be presented at the conference.

Publication Opportunity All accepted manuscripts after the review process will be published either in Scopus Indexed Journals or refereed journals.

Confirmed journals:

  1. Jurnal Komunikasi: Malaysian Journal of Communication.
  2. Journal of Islamic social sciences and humanities.
  3. Asian journal of applied communication.
  4. Al-I’lam – Journal of Contemporary Islamic Communication and Media.

The conference will have the following awards, which will be announced and bestowed at the conference closing session.

Best Presentations Award.

Best Paper Award

Best Student Paper Award

Virtual Conference Opportunity the conference will held 100% virtually.