National Conference
Gender and The Media: Challenges and Opportunities NCGM'18
4th - 6th of January, 2018
The Department of Media Sciences, College of Engineering Guindy (CEG) campus, Anna University, Chennai in association with The Network of Women in Media, Chennai Chapter, is organizing the National Conference on "Gender and The Media: Challenges and Opportunities" from January 4th - 6th, 2018 at Anna University, Chennai. It aims to provide a multi-disciplinary platform for media practitioners, students and academicians to share the ideas and opinions. Also the conference provides greater skill development through various workshops on themes such as Data Visualization, Science, Communication and Digital Media.

About Us

The Department

The Department of Media Sciences was started in January 2002, branching off from the UGC's Educatioal Multimedia Research Centre (EMMRC). In 2008, the Department of Media Sciences started offering M.Sc courses. It offers a 5 years Integrated M.Sc Programme and a 2 years M.Sc programme in Electronic Media, also it offers doctoral program (Ph.D) in Media studies. The courses were efficiently structured to develop individual skills, knowledge base and creativity of students along with technical base for a wide choice of career options


The Network of Women in India, is an association which aims to provide a forum for women in media professions to share information and resources, exchange ideas, promote media awareness and ethics, and work for gender equality and justice within the media and society. Local groups linked to the NWMI are currently functioning in 16 centres across the country.Every year Network of Women in Media hosts a National Conference in different cities. This year Chennai chapter of NWMI has been selected to host the conference.

Important Dates
Abstract Submission Dead lineNovember 24, 2017
Notification of Acceptance-AbstractNovember 30, 2017
Full paper submissionDecember 10, 2017
Notification of Acceptance- Full paperDecember 22, 2017
Last date for RegistrationDecember 26, 2017
Conference dateJanuary 4th - 6 th, 2018
Registration Fees
Participants (Only Certificates & Refreshments)Rs. 200/-
Research Scholars/ StudentsRs. 300/-
Academicians/ Faculty/ NGO's/ IndustriesRs. 750/-
*The fee includes conference kit and refreshments

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Payment Details

  The payment has to be made only through either Demand Draft/ Net Banking.
Demand Draft to be drawn in the favour of "NCGM 2018, ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI"

Account Details (If Net Banking)  8456101114699
Beneficiary Name:  NCGM 2018
Bank Details  Canara Bank, Anna University Branch
IFSC Code:  CNRB0008456
MICR Code:  600015093

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Dr. T. V. Geetha, Dean, CEG Campus, Anna University


Dr. S. Ganesan, Registrar, Anna University


Dr. A. Kannan, Professor & Head, DMS, CEG, Anna University


Dr. Bandita K Panda


  • Ms. M. Kavitha

  • Ms. R. Induja

  • Ms. S. Jency


  • Dr. S. Gowri

  • Dr. S. Lakshmi


Dr. P. Uma Maheswari

Dr. V. R. Revathy

Dr. K. Venkatalakshmi

Dr. D. Sunitha

Dr. S. Arulchelvan

Dr. C. Velayutham

Dr. R. Lavanya

Dr. Sunitha K Swamy

Dr. M. Neelamalar

Mr. J. Dinesh Kumar

Mr. M. Vaageessan

Mr. S. Shanmuga Nathan

Mrs. P. Thenmozhi

Ms. S. Suganya

Mrs. Indira Priyadharshini

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES: Only Selected papers accepted for the conference by the peer review committee, will be published as Conference Proceedings in a CD with ISBN.

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Contact Us

Dr. Bandita K Panda
Assistant Professor
Department of Media Sciences
CEG, Anna University, Chennai

Cell: +91 9840275563    Office: 044 2235 8239/ 8245    E-mail:

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