Organising Committee

 Chairman:

  • Vasily Buchelnikov, Vice-Rector for Research of Chelyabinsk State University, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Professor;

Vice-chairwomen:

  • Marina Zagidullina, Professor of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Doctor of Philology, Professor;
  • Svetlana Simakova, Head of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor.

Members of the organizing committee:

  • Boris Kirshin, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philology;
  • Lilia Nefedova, Dean of the Faculty of Linguistics and Translation, Chelyabinsk State University, Doctor of Philology;
  • Sergey Korkonosenko, Head of the Department of Theory of Journalism and Mass Communication, St. Petersburg State University, Doctor of Political Sciences;
  • Vladimir Oleshko, Head of the Department of Periodicals and Network Publications of the Ural Federal University. the first President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin, Doctor of Philosophy;
  • Boris Lozovsky, Director of the Department of Journalism at the Ural Federal University. the first President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin, Doctor of Philology;
  • Alexander Kiklevich, professor of the University of Warmia and Mazury (Poland), doctor of philological sciences;
  • Dr. Paolo Batistafrom CIDEHUS.UÉ-Interdisciplinary Center for History, Cultures and Societies of the University of Évora, Portugal;
  • Alla Grosheva, Lecturer, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University;
  • Svetlana Panyukova, Assistant of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University;
  • Irina Topchii, Lecturer, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University;
  • Irina Arkhipova, a student of the Faculty of Journalism of Chelyabinsk State University (by agreement);
  • Elena Shumakova, a student of journalism at Chelyabinsk State University (by agreement).

program committee

 Chairwoman:

  • Marina Zagidullina, Professor, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Doctor of Philology, Professor.

Vice-chairwoman:

  • Svetlana Simakova, Head of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor.

Program Committee Members:

  • Antropova Vera, Associate Professor of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor;
  • Kiuru Konstantin, Professor of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Doctor of Philology, Professor;
  • Anna Morozova, Associate Professor, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philology;
  • Elena Panova, Associate Professor of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philology;
  • Vasily Fedorov, Associate Professor of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Faculty of Journalism, Chelyabinsk State University, Candidate of Philology.