ICA 2014 Seattle - Environmental Communication Interest Group

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Event Dates: 
May 22, 2014 to May 26, 2014
Location: 
Seattle Sheraton

 

Website: 
http://www.icahdq.org

The ICA conference in Seattle is just a week away! Here is the list of all Environmental Communication Interest Group (ECIG) sessions including two co-sponsored sessions, with Political Communication and Journalism Studies divisions, and the IECA panel.

Thanks to the generosity of the University of Illinois, Chicago, the University of Koblenz-Landau, Ohiho State University and the Porter School of Environmental Studies at Tel Aviv University we are hosting an RSVP only sponsored breakfast/reception followed by our business meeting on Saturday, May 24. If you didn't RSVP, please come to the Business Meeting at 9:00 AM in the Seattle Sheraton, Jefferson B, where we will celebrate our new Division status, top paper awards, and discuss the Greening of ICA web page and upcoming elections for new vice-chair and secretary. See you there!

For more details on the conference see the ICA Home Page. For more info on the ECIG see our modest page.

Fo more info contact Richard Doherty - Chair, Merav Katz-Kimchi - Vice Chair, Janel Schuh - Secretary ICA ECIG

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ECIG Sessions:

• Public Understanding of Climate Change: From Misperceptions to Engagement // Paper Session -- Fri May 23 2014, 09:00 to 10:15 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Leschi

• Between Science and the Public: Studies in Science Journalism -- Fri, May 23, 9:00 to 10:15, Seattle Sheraton, Willow A (A session of Journalism Studies that we co-sponsor)

• Public Attitudes and Responses to Environmental Messages // Paper Session -- Fri May 23 2014, 10:30 to 11:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Leschi

• Environmental Campaigns: Effects, Rhetoric, and Mobilization // Paper Session -- Sat May 24 2014, 10:30 to 11:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Jefferson B

• Political Communication and the Environment: Framing, Activism, Polarization, and Hyperlinking -- Sat, May 24, 12:00 to 13:15, Seattle Sheraton, Cedar A (A session of Political Communication that we co-sponsor)

• Climate Change in the News: Regional, National, and International Perspectives // Paper Session -- Sat May 24 2014, 13:30 to 14:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Juniper

• Environmental Communication Interactive Poster Session // Interactive Paper Session -- Sat May 24 2014, 16:30 to 17:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Metropolitan Ballroom

• Risk Models and Communities at Risk: From Climate Change to Asbestos // Paper Session -- Sun May 25 2014, 13:30 to 14:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Kirkland

• Critiques of Environmental Discourse and Ideology // Paper Session -- Sun May 25 2014, 15:00 to 16:15 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Greenwood

• Changing the Climate for Communicating About Marine Health // Session Submission type: Panel -- Time: Sun May 25 2014, 16:30 to 17:45 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Greenwood

• Energy Issues: Public Opinion, Attitudes, and Behavior // Paper Session -- Mon May 26 2014, 09:00 to 10:15 Place: Seattle Sheraton, Leschi

Also The IECA will hold a special panel entitled "Unrest as a strategic environmental communication strategy" on Monday, May 26 at the Kirkland room of the Sheraton (10:30-11:45AM)