Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) Student Research Paper Prize

The O.S. Braunstein Prize for the best student research paper in telecommunications and ICTs will again be awarded at the PTC’10 Conference, January 17-20, 2010.  This award is valued at over $1700, and includes $500 in cash, conference registration, and up to $1,000 for travel and accommodation to attend and present at the PTC’10 Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Papers presented at PTC’10 may also be invited for inclusion in a refereed special issue of Telecommunications Policy.

To be considered for this award and possible publication in Telecommunications Policy, please visit and click on the PTC’10 “Call for Participation” tab to see potential topic areas. Click on “Submit a Proposal” to learn more details about the student research paper prize. 

Full paper submissions are due August 3, 2009

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CMI 2nd International Conference in Social Networking and Communities on 26-27 November 2009.

On 26-27 November 2009, Centre for Communication, Media and Information technologies (CMI) is holding its second international conference themed, ‘Social Networking and Communities – the big and the small screen’.

For more information on the conference, venue, fee, signing up etc, please refer to our website or click HERE

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Call for Papers – TPRC, 37th Annual Research Conference on Communication, Information, and Internet Policy, 25 – 27 Sept 2009

TPRC is soliciting abstracts of papers, panel proposals, student papers and posters for the 2009 conference. Proposals should be based on current theoretical or empirical research relevant to communication and information policy, and may be from any disciplinary perspective.

Subject areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to the following:

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Call for papers Mobile2.0: Beyond voice? 2009 International Communication Association (ICA) pre-conference workshop 20-21 May 2009, Chicago, Illinois, USA

The pre-conference is being organized by LIRNEasia (

It will draw together research constituting evidence for and against this emerging Mobile2.0 narrative in the context of the larger social-science understanding of mobile-use behavior.  We welcome abstracts which will contribute to understanding emerging mobile use patterns, under the following areas of interest:

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Call for Papers – 2009 SBMO/IEEE MTT-S International Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference

The International Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference (IMOC) will be held from November 03 -06, 2009 at the HANGAR Convention and Exhibition Center of the Amazon – Belém, Pará, Brazil 

The conference is a traditional biannual event promoted by the Brazilian Microwave and Optoelectronics Society (SBMO) since 1985. Due to its importance as an international event, IMOC has counted, since the beginning of the nineties, with the co-sponsorship of the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE MTT-S).

Deadline for Paper Submission: May 09, 2009.

More details about the conference can be found HERE or visit the website

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