The aim of the annual IMED is to mobilize media professionals, IT experts, bloggers, students and interested citizens to discuss ethical dilemmas locally. Participants will examine case studies, and take part in role-plays and debates related to the various ethical dilemmas they might expect to face on the job and in life.
From the first IMED in 2011 with only 300 participants from 11 countries, the event has grown a popular worldwide initiative with more than 800 participants from 32 countries in 2013.
The 2014 edition will have a special focus on digital media ethics and IT security, including, but not limited to:
As every year, CIME is looking for organizations, individuals or entities willing to host local workshops for IMED 2014.
If you are interested in hosting a local workshop, please fill out this registration form. We will send further details of the event to those who expressed their interest by filling the form. Please note that by registering, you are not obliged to organize the event. We welcome registration from any organization or individual who would possibly be able to host the event but is not certain yet.
For further information you can also contact Milica Markovic (firstname.lastname@example.org) , International Media Ethics Day Director.
Conference website: http://cimethics.org/home/?view=article&id=88