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Rhodes University’s SPI wins landmark media summit for Africa

By Heide Khuhlane GRAHAMSTOWN, South Africa – Fifteen years ago, Rhodes University’s Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership in South Africa introduced the study of media management and leadership for newsrooms in Africa and the developing world, making it the first

Upcoming Conference Research Themes

Conference Research Themes: ◘ Strategic Management ◘ A Globalized World ◘ Education, Teaching and Learning ◘ Measuring Media Consumption Trends and Impact ◘ Media and Journalism Ethics ◘ Big Data and Media Management and Journalism The submission tool will be open from

FINALLY; the World Media Economics and Management Conference (WMEMC) is coming to Africa

The conference seeks to interrogate the business, management and leadership strategies, tactics and policies of the current media industry in Africa and globally to gauge their relevance and effectiveness in an age where international digital media conglomerates are increasingly displacing traditional media

WMEMC 2018 Conference delegates

WMEMC Media Management in the Age of Tech Giants: Collaboration or Co-opetition? History has shown that the advent of advertising in the media landscape had a significant impact on content, audiences, management, revenue streams, culture and consumption. The advertising boom saw the