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Below you will find an overview of upcoming and previous conferences of the Section for Media Education. There is also an archive for past events and conferences.

1st conference of the AG Media Didactics

The first conference of the Media Didactics Working Group of the DGfE Division Media Pedagogy will take place on 29/30 August 2024 at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

The Working Group aims to bring together researchers in German-speaking countries who are involved in the design of digital technology for educational purposes.

The event is being organised together with the "EdTech Research Forum" of the BMBF meta-project.

More information about the AG Mediendidaktik can be found here.

Call for Papers (in German) | Submission by mail to ag-mediendidaktikErziehung@learninglabwissenschaft.de until 30.03.2024

Die Gesellschaft der Medienpädagogik. Praktiken, Theorien und kreative Konzepte für menschliches Medienhandeln // The Society of Media Education. Practices, Theories and Creative Concepts for Human Media Action #mpaed2024

Herbsttagung 2024 der Sektion Medienpädagogik (DGfE) am 19./20. September 2024 an der Universität Wien.

The conference is being organised by the Media Pedgagogy Section of the German Association for Educational Research, in cooperation with the Media Pedagogy Section of the ÖFEB (Austrian Association for Research and Development in Education) and the departments of Media Education at the University of Vienna and the PH Vienna.

Conference website | Call for Papers and Call for Papers the PhD forum | Registration via ConfTool from March 1st 2024

Contributions can be submitted until May 17th 2024.

Into the Future with Media Education. Drafts, Approaches, and (inter)disciplinary Exchanges #mpaed2023

Autumn conference of the Division for Media Education on September 21/22, 2023 at the FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany.

Website | Call for Papers
Organized by Claudia de Witt (Department of Educational Theory and Media Education) and Sandra Hofhues (Department of Media Didactics), Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences of the FernUniversität in Hagen

Media*Criticism: On Normativity in the Discourse of the Advanced Information Society

14th Magdeburg Theory Forum, 30.06. to 01.07.23 at the Otto-von-Guericke-University in Magdeburg

Call for Papers (in German)

Media Education and (Media) Socialization in the Mirror of Central Societal Challenges of the 21st Century - #mpaed2023f

Spring conference of the Division for Media Education on Thursday, March 30 and Friday, March 31, 2023 at Leuphana University Lüneburg. Organized by Henrike Friedrichs-Liesenkötter, Jane Müller, Anja Schwedler-Diesener and Mareike Thumel.

A cooperation of Leuphana University Lüneburg and Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU).

Conference website | Call for Papers

Autumn conference 2022 "Inclusive Media Education in a Mediatised World"

September 22 - 23, 2022 at the University of Bielefeld