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 2012 Seoul International Media Conference




















 International Media Conference

Hong Kong
April 25-28, 2010


Join the Asia Pacific Center for Journalists and co-sponsor Journalism and Media Studies Centreat the University of Hong Kong for the East-West Center's second biennial international media conference.


The conference, hosted on the University of Hong Kong campus, is open to all media professionals. Build new networks and information sources among an anticipated 200 plus journalists and other professionals from the United States and countries throughout Asia and the Pacific.


This event will provide on-the-ground updates on news and media issues in the world's most dynamic region through keynote speakers, panels of journalists and other professionals, media workshops, a pre-conference study tour to Southern China, and a post-conference excursion that will examine important issues in Hong Kong today.


Continue to check this website for new updates on speakers and other details about the Second International Media Conference 2010.







Conference Speakers, Panelists & Workshop Leaders


Confirmed speakers include editors of leading economic news publications in China and India, an internationally recognized expert on global energy, an infectious disease specialist, and the director of a team looking at new media business models that will thrive in the Internet age while still maintaining quality journalism.


Continue to check this website for updates on new speakers, panelists and workshop leaders.




Program Tracks


Program tracks will follow developments in China and its regional and global role in the wake of the global economic crisis; trade and economies in the region; evolving issues in terrorism and security, health, environment, energy and other important areas; Obama policy in Asia; regional updates from South Asia, Southeast Asia and Northeast Asia; and issues important to all journalists in the Internet age.






Full Conference Registration


US$175 by March 22, 2010
US$225 starting March 23, 2010


Register now


Your registration fee includes conference materials, the Gala Dinner, three lunches, admission to all conference sessions, and a choice of a 1/2 day field tripin Hong Kong. All conference sessions will take place on the University of Hong Kong campus.


Daily rates now available for Hong Kong residents.






Our conference hotel is the  Hotel Jen . All standard rooms at HK$620 (US$80) have been filled, but the hotel is offering Jen Harborview Rooms at a special rate of HK$920 (US$118). This rate includes breakfast and Internet access. Please contact Hotel Jen via email at  info@hoteljen.comfor more information.





For more information contact:


East-West Center
1601 East-West Road
Honolulu, Hawaii 96848-1601
Phone: +1-808-944-7332