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Faculty of Sociology to hold International Symposium

The Faculty of Sociology will hold an International Symposium. It is open to the public and free of charge. Prior application is necessary.

Date & Time:
July 1, Saturday 17:00-18:30
July 2, Sunday 17:00-18:30
KANDAI Me RISE, Umeda Campus, Kansai University
Are You Second Offline?-The Diversity of Post-Mobile Society-
Send an email to the address below indicating your name, affiliation, contact information and the date of participation as well as whether you will attend the reception on July 1, with "Participation Application for International Symposium on Mobile Communications" in the subject line.
July 1, Saturday * Registration starts at 12:00
12:00 Opening remarks
13:00 Event explanation by Hidenori Tomita, Professor of the Faculty of Sociology
13:20 Keynote Speech "Mobile Communication Technology and the Life-World" by Dr. James E. Katz, Boston University
14:40 Panel Discussion "Are you Second Offline?-Toward the Post-Mobile Society"
18:20 Closing remarks
18:40 Reception Dinner (Fee ¥6,000 per person, at Fourth floor)
July 2, Sunday * Registration starts at 9:30
10:00 Section Meeting 1 "Society Transformed through Mobile Media"
11:45 Lunch break
13:00 Section Meeting 2 "Mobile media as a cultural milieu"
15:00 Section Meeting 3 "Social Media and Mobile Society"
16:45 Summary discussion
17:45 Closing remarks

Click here for leaflet (PDF)

For inquiries, contact the Office of Media Studies Majors, Faculty of Sociology

June 19, 2017 01:48 PM UP

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