Conferences

  • 2013 Mar 07

    News, Satire, and Politics

    (All day)

    The MA program in political communication in collaboration with the Smart Institute, held a panel on “News, Satire, and Politics,” as part of the program’s yearly graduate meeting. Haim Yavin, winner of Israel Prize for Communication represented the news, Guri Alfi, a popular comedian and a participant in the tv political satire “Matzav Hauma” (the status of the nation) represented political satire, and MK Shelly Yachimovitch, the leader of the Labor party, represented politics. The panel was moderated by Dr. Gadi Taub of the communication department.
  • 2013 Jan 02

    The Many Faces of Public Opinion

    Location: 

    Maiersdorf Faculty Club on Mount Scopus
    (All day)

    International Conference in honor of Prof. Yaacov Shamir, upon his retirement from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The conference was held on the 2nd of January 2013 at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel (at the Beit Meirsdorf Faculty Club). Prof.

  • 2012 Jul 12

    Hebrew University- Freie Universität Berlin Workshop: Politics, Identities and Political Communication

    12:20pm

    In the framework of the Einstein Project cooperation in the domain of political communication between the Smart Communication Instittute, the department of communication at the Hebrew University (HU) and the Institute for Media Studies at the Freie Universitat (FU) Berlin,these partners are conducted together a Doctoral Students workshop on "Politics, Identities and Political Communication". 

  • 2012 Jul 11

    A Look from the Inside, A Look from the Outside Conference Program

    Location: 

    Maiersdorf Faculty Club on Mount Scopus
    (All day)

    The first conference to focus on Israeli documentary cinema. 

     

    The conference brought together Israeli and International scholars from various disciplines: ethics, philosophy, phenomenology, cultural criticism and film theory. Through congruent, intersecting and oppositional glances, from the inside and from the outside, the conference offered new possibilities to know Israeli documentary cinema and decipher its  unique charm

  • 2012 Jun 06

    Conflict and Moral Concern: Media, Psychology, Rationality and Emotion

    (All day)

    This international workshop, was held at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, aimed at identifying the most important theoretical and empirical work that is relevant for understanding dynamics that initiate conflict as well as dynamics that resolve conflict and bring reconciliation.

  • 2012 Jan 04

    Political Communication in Israel and in the International Arena

    Location: 

    Maiersdorf Faculty Club on Mount Scopus
    (All day)

    International Conference in honor of Prof. Gadi Wolfsfeld, upon his retirement from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The conference was held on the 4th of January 2012 at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel (at the Beit Meirsdorf Faculty Club). Prof. Wolfsfeld is one of the founders of the academic study of political communication in Israel and a leading scholar in the world in this domain.

  • 2012 Jan 01

    Lecture Series in Cooperation with the Swiss Center for Conflict Research, Management and Resolution 2012-13

    Jan 1 (All day) to Jun 20 (All day)

    During the academic year 2012-13 the following lecture series was held in the framework of the cooperation between the Smart Communication Institute and the Swiss Center for Conflict Research colloquium. These lectures cover a variety of topics, relevant to conflict, communication, peace, and inter-group relations from psychological, political, media related and sociological perspectives.
  • 2010 May 26

    Media, Psychology and Representations in Asymmetric Conflict

    Location: 

    Maiersdorf Faculty Club on Mount Scopus
    (All day)

    The "Media, Psychology and Representations in Asymmetric Conflict" conference was held on May 26th, 2010 at the Maiersdorf Faculty Club at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

  • 2008 Apr 09

    Media in the Middle-East: Community, Nation and State

    Location: 

    Van Leer Jerusalem Institute
    (All day)

    Organized with The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute and The Nehemia Levtzion Center for Islamic Studies, this two-day conference held at The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute on April  9-10th 2008, was the first Israeli academic framework to enable communication scholars and graduate students to discuss their methodologies and research findings with colleagues from Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies. Over seven sessions this cross-disciplinary gathering of experts explored a range of the most pressing contemporary questions concerning communications in the …

  • 2007 Jun 25

    WAWAPOR- Regional Seminar: Public Opinion, Communication and Elections

    Jun 25 (All day) to Jun 29 (All day)

    June 25 and 29, 2007. The organizers, Dr Lilach Nir and Dr. Tamir Sheafer of the Hebrew University and Dr. Yariv Tsfati of Haifa University, brought more than 30 members of the World Association for Public Opinion Research from all over the world to Jerusalem. They joined more than 20 Israeli scholars from communications and political science for rigorous debate on the nexus of communications and public opinion. The keynote speaker was Professor Larry Bartels of Princeton University.

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