2nd International Conference on Academic Communication Journals (ACJ-2017)





The main objective of the lnternational Conferences on Academic Communication Journals  is to explore and debate one of the basic activities of researchers and scholars in Communication Studies : publishing in scientific journals.

After the research activity, scientific journals represent the necessary step to make research visible and valuable. Also, academic journal publishing has become an essential element of the academic career and funding opportunities.

According to this reality, this conference brings together the research community, publishers, editors and academic institutions offering an opportunity to discuss and understand the role and importance of Academic Journal publishing in the Communication field.

The conference is organised by the Pompeu Fabra University every two years with the specific goals specified hereafter.



1- Analyze and reflect upon the current changes in the way communication research is published and disseminated.

2- Considerer the augmented influence of social academic networks in the collaborative work of researchers and academics.

3- Discuss good practices in the paper diffusion process and to consider innovative digital publication models.

4- Analyze the effects caused by scientific journals upon research in Communication, e.g., tapies and methodologies selection, PhD dissertation models, or  nature and approach of funded projects.

5- Identify problems and promote solutions to the strategies for the national or regional Communication journals.

2nd International Conference On Academis Communication Journals


WHEN Friday February 17th  HOURS 8:30 to 17:30

WHERE Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Edificio Roc Boronat (campus de la Comunicación-Poblenou) Roc Boronat, 138. 08018 Barcelona


 AFTERNOON SESSIONS:  International Journals session 55.309 (In English)

& National Journals session 55.410 (In Spanish)