The future of audience research: Agenda, theory and societal significance

Open Conference of the COST Action IS0906 Transforming Audiences, Transforming Societies:

The future of audience research: Agenda, theory and societal significance

Presented in collaboration with ECREA (Audience and Reception Studies section), IAMCR (Audience section) and ICA (Communication and Technology division & Mass Communication division)

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, February 5-7, 2014

Since March 2010, the COST Action Transforming Audiences, Transforming Societies ( has been coordinating and stimulating research efforts into the transformations of European audiences within a changing media and communication environment, identifying their complex interrelationships with the social, cultural and political areas of European societies.

The final conference of the COST Action will be held in Ljubljana on February 5-7, 2014. This is an open conference and the COST Action invites members as well as non-members to attend the conference.

The conference will feature three keynote panels and about 65 paper presentations addressing the conference theme.

See the PROGRAMME and the BOOK OF ABSTRACTS in attachment to this webpage.

Photo album:

Igor Vobic,

Local organising team: Igor Vobic, Boris Mance, Irena Brinar and Irena Jelen
COST organising team: Geoffroy Patriarche, Helena Bilandzic and the Steering Group of the Action


Program COST conference Ljubljana final 30 Jan 2014.pdf424.96 KB
Book of abstracts COST conference Ljubljana 2014.pdf300.44 KB
call_COST_final_conf_FINAL.pdf140.45 KB
Ljubljana 2014 - Travel and practical information (4).pdf951.29 KB