IMMAA’s conference program and welcome message

We are pleased to share with you final version of the IMMAA’s conference program. It looks like it is going to be an extremely interesting and enriching event, bringing together over 90 participants from 20 countries. We look forward to lively discussions and exchange of ideas across cultures and continents, and we hope you will enjoy your stay in Moscow and meeting colleagues from all across the world here.

Please find attached two additional files: a brochure with practical information for IMMAA’s participants and a brochure with general information about the Faculty of Journalism, MSU. You can also check out a video about the Faculty of Journalism in the English language to familiarize yourself with the host institution prior to the arrival.

If there are any questions regarding visa issues or accommodation in Moscow, or anything else, we are always ready to help. Please contact Local Organizing Committe at or by phone +7 (495) 629 52 76.

We wish you a great summer and look forward to meeting you soon.

Conference in Moscow: details of accommodating

Dear colleagues,

Here is information about hotel options in Moscow. Hotels listed below belong to different price categories, so you can choose which one you prefer in terms of budget. International visitors coming to the Faculty of Journalism, MSU usually stay at these three places; the most popular among them is “Izmailovo” hotel, which has a wonderful location (close to the metro station, with a nice park area nearby and lots of cafes, shops, etc.). The other two are good places to stay too.

You can make reservations via online booking system at hotel official websites or via services like

Let us know if you have any questions.

Best regards,
IMMAA-2015 Organizing Committee,
125009 Mokhovaya str. 9, Moscow, Russia
tel. +7 (495) 629 52 76
fax +7 (495) 629 49 54

Room rates from: 8 500 rub/night
The road to the Faculty takes: 10 min
How to get to the Faculty: on foot

Room rates from: 2200 rub/night
The road to the Faculty takes: 25 min
How to get to the Faculty: by subway

BM Hostel
Room rates from: 700 rub/night
The road to the Faculty takes: 15 min
How to get to the Faculty: on foot

Deadline for submissions is extended till June 7th

Dear colleagues,

IMMAA’s has received quite many papers so far and has already started reviewing process. Authors, who submitted extended abstracts or poster sessions proposals will be notified about acceptance / rejection of their papers soon. However, due to technical problems with IMMAA’s website during the last week that complicated the submission process, IMMAA’s Board decided to extend the deadline for submitting abstracts till June 7th. Please be aware that this deadline will not be extended.

We encourage those of you who have not sent the papers yet, to do so, and we look forward to seeing many of you in Moscow soon!