Invited Speakers

Prof. Abhijit Bora, HoD, Mass Communication and Journalism, Tezpur University

Prof. Ambrish Saxena,
Dean-DME Media School,
Director-DME Studios and Production,
Director-International Collaborations, Delhi Metropolitan Education

Prof. Anjan Bera,

Professor, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication,

Calcutta University,

West Bengal

Prof. Archana R. Singh,Professor,

School of Communication Studies,

Panjab University,

Chandigarh

Prof. Arul Aram,

Professor and Head of the Department of Media Sciences,

Anna University,

Chennai

Prof. AS Balasubramanya,

Former Head, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication,

Karnataka University,

Dharwad

Prof. Ashok Ogra,

Advisor (Mass Communication),

Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication (AIMC),

New Delhi

Prof. B. K. Ravi,

Professor, Department of Communication,

Banglore University

Bengaluru

Prof. Biplab Loha Choudhury,

Professor Centre for Journalism & Mass Communication,

Visva-Bharati, Shantiniketan

Prof. Biswajit Das,

Founding Director of Centre for Culture, Media & Governance,

Jamia Millia Islamia,

New Delhi

Father C. M. Paul,

Vice-Principal & Campus Minister Salesian College,

Sonada

Darjeeling

Dr. Deb Aikat

Associate Professor

UNC-Chapel Hill’s Hussman School of Journalism and Media

USA

Prof. Devesh Kishore,

Dean, Journalism Mass Communication at IMS, Noida

Professor Emeritus, MC National University of Journalism & Communication

Prof. D.V.R. Murthy, HoD, Journalism and Mass Communication Andhra University

Dr. Fatma Elzahraa Elsayed,

Associate Professor, Journalism Department of Mass Communication Faculty,

Cairo University,

Egypt

Prof G. Balasubramania Raja,

Professor & Head, Department of Communication,

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University,

Tirunelveli

Prof. Gita Bamezai,

Professor and Head (Rtd.) of the Communication Research Department,

IIMC, New Delhi

Prof. Golam Rahman, Former Chief Information Comissioner, Bangladesh.

Prof. Ingrid Volkmer,

Professor and Head, Media and Communications Program,

University of Melbourne,

Australia

Dr Jatin Srivastava,

Associate Professor, Scripps School of journalism,

Ohio University, USA

Prof. J.S.Yadava,

Former Director, IIMC,

New Delhi

Prof. Jyotika Ramprasad,

Professor, School of Communication,

University of Miami,

USA

Dr Kalinga Seneveratne,

Former Head of Research,

Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC)

Singapore

Prof. Kanchan K Malik,

Professor & Head, Department of Communication,

University of Hyderabad,

Telangana

Prof. Kh Kabi Maram,

HoD, Dept of Mass Communication,

Rajiv Gandhi University,

Itanagar

Prof. K G Suresh,

Hon’ble Vice Chancellor,

Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication,

Bhopal

Krishnamurthy Sriramesh, PhD Professor of Public Relations

Director, 

Professional Master of Arts in Corporate Communication.

College of Media, Communication and Information, University of Colorado,Boulder, USA.

Dr. KS Arul Selvan,Associate Professor, School of Journalism and New Media Studies, IGNOU,New Delhi

Prof. Krishnapuram Venugopal Nagaraj, Former Pro-Vice Chancellor, Assam University; Retired Professor, Universities of Mangalore, Mizoram, Mysore, India

Prof. Manoj Kumar Patairiya,

Adviser, Science & Engineering Research Council, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt of India

Dr. Mausumi Bhattacharyya,

Associate Professor, Centre for Journalism & Mass Communication,

Visva-Bharati,

Santiniketan

Mr. M. B. Jayaram,

Mentor-in-chief and Chairman Emeritus,

Public Relations Council of India,

Bangalore

Prof. Mira K Desai,

HoD, Department of Extension & Communication,

SNDT Women's University, Mumbai

Prof. Mohammad Sahid Ullah,

Professor in Communication and Journalism,

University of Chittagong,

Bangladesh

Prof. Mohan J Dutta,

Dean's Chair Professor of Communication and Director of the Center for

Culture-Centered Approach to Research and Evaluation (CARE)

Massey University

Prof. Mrinal Chatterjee,

Professor and Head IIMC,

Dhenkanal

Mr. Nimish Kapoor, Director, Science Film Division,Vigyan Prasar,Noida .

Prof. Padma Rani,

Director and Professor at School of Communication,

Manipal Institute of Communication,

Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Prof. P Wanigesundera,

Rtd. Professor, University of Peradeniya

Actg. CEO, Sri Lanka Development Journalist Forum (SDJF),

Sri Lanka

Mr. Ramon Guillermo R. Tuazon,

Secretary General,

Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC),

Philippines

Prof. Ravindran Gopalan,

Head (Retd.) Dept.of Journalism and Communication,

University of Madras,

Chennai

Prof. Satyakam Barthakur,

Chairperson, Centre for Studies in Journalism and Mass Communication

Dibrugarh University, Assam

Dr. Sanjaya Mishra,

Education Specialist: eLearning

Commonwealth of Learning,

Canada

Prof. Sanjeev Bhanawat,

Former Head, Centre for Mass Communication,

University of Rajasthan,

Jaipur

Dr. Sara Chinnaswami,

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Media and Communication Studies,

Mara University of Technology,

Malaysia

Prof. Shahid Rasool,

Professor, Department of Mass Communication

Central University of Kashmir

Prof. Sharon Wilson (Ramendran),

Assistant Professor, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR),

Malaysia

Prof. Subhash Dhuliya,

Former Vice Chancellor,

Uttarakhand Open University

Prof. Sunil Kanta Behera,

Professor of Eminence, Department of Mass Communication and Journalism,

Tezpur University

Prof. Sumit Narula,

Director, Amity School of Communication,

Amity University Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior

Dr. Sundeep Muppidi,

Special Assistant Provost for Strategic Initiatives & Professor of Communication,

University of Hartford

Prof. T K Thomas,

Former Professor, Sikkim Central University,

Gangtok

Prof. Ujjwal K Choudhury,

Hon’ble Pro-Vice Chancellor, Adamas University,

West Bengal

Prof. Ujjwala Barve, Associate Professor, Dept of Communication and Journalism, Pune University

Prof. Vinod Pandey,

Professor and Head, Department of Journalism & Mass Communication,

Gujrat Vidyapeeth, Ahmedabad

Prof. Vinod Pavarala,

Senior Professor of Communication,

University of Hyderabad,

Telangana       

Dr. V. Vijay Kumar,

Dean (Acting), School of Communications,

Xavier University,

Bhubaneswar

Prof. Vir Bala Aggarwal,

Prof. and Chairperson (Rtd.), Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

Himachal Pradesh University,

Shimla