SPAIN 2018 Conference
The 13th Annual Global Communication Association Conference
The Global Communication Association invites you to submit your abstracts for the 13th annual convention to be held in Madrid, Spain, on May 19-22, 2018.
The GCA invites research papers exploring any aspect of issues related to global communication including, but not limited, to the following broad topics:
A 400-word abstract of the paper or panel proposal should be sent ELECTRONICALLY to Dr. José María
Alvarez-Monzoncillo at firstname.lastname@example.org. All submissions must be received by February 15, 2018 to be considered. Acceptance of a paper or panel proposal obligates authors to attend the conference and present the paper. Poster presentations on topics related to the conference theme are also encouraged. Complete panel proposals maybe submitted to Dr. Yahya R. Kamalipour at email@example.com.
Abstracts will be peer reviewed by at least two scholars. Authors of the abstracts will be notified of acceptance by March 15, 2018. Full-length papers must be submitted by May 15, 2018.
Call for Papers
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All submissions should include two separate attachments in either Word format.
The conference will take place in the conference center of the Rey Juan Carlos University (https://www.urjc.es/en/) in Madrid, Spain.
Room availability is based on a first-come-first-served concept; therefore, participants are encouraged to register for the conference as early as possible. A registration fee with a limited number of hotel rooms at a reduced conference price will be available for the:
St. de Claudio Coello, 139, 28006 Madrid
912 76 47 47
We also recommended two other hotels, where the participants should book their hotel rooms directly. But to access the reduced conference price, indicate that you are with the Global Communication Association conference. The hotels are the following:
NH Madrid Zurbano
St. Zurbano, 79-81, 28003 Madrid
+34 91 441 45 00
NH Madrid Balboa
St. Núñez de Balboa, 112, 28006 Madrid
+34 91 563 03 24
There are daily flights from major cities in the United States, Europe and elsewhere to Madrid International Airport Barajas (MAD) (http://madrid-airport.info). Upon arrival at the airport, a conference representative will greet and transport participants to the conference hotel/s. Please note that the opening reception will be on May 19, 2018, at
6:00 pm. Please plan accordingly.
Conference Registration Fees
Attractive and favorable packages (including lodging, round-trip airport transportation, hors-d'oeuvre, and conference fees) will be offered to all participants. Graduate students presenting papers will be given a 50% registration discount. You may direct your conference-related questions to Dr. Yahya R. Kamalipour at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Important dates and deadlines
15 February 2018: Last date for abstract submission
15 March 2018: GCA will send abstract receipt notification latest by this date
15 May 2018: Last date for full-length paper submission
25 March 2018: Last date for all registrations
19 May 2018: Conference Reception (Evening)
20-21 May 2018: Conference Panels
22 May 2018 (Tentative): Cultural tour/ program (optional)