S&T Media and Communicators Conclave promises to be a dynamic and enlightening gathering that unites world of journalism and science communication. In an era where information is disseminated at the speed of light, this intersection of science and media has never been more critical. With a two-day agenda, this conclave seeks to explore, debate, and deliberate on the multifaceted relationship between science and media, with a focus on new trends, challenges, and road ahead. Through a range of engaging sessions, from panel discussions to master classes, this event will dissect topics like 'Science Vs. Media: New Trends, Challenges & Road Ahead,' addressing scourge of fake news, misinformation, and ethical considerations. It will also delve into pivotal role of social media in science communication and its promises and potential of science journalism in Indian languages. With an impressive lineup of invited speakers, experts, and panellists, this conclave aims to foster dialogue, exchange insights, and provide a platform for journalism students to understand the intricacies, responsibilities, and ethics of science reporting. This will facilitate a captivating journey into the realm where science and media converge, shaping the narratives of our everevolving world.
Dates:18 to 19 January 2024
Venue: DBT RCB-THSTI Campus
National Innovation Foundation (NIF) – India
Vijnana Bharati (VIBHA)