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Day 1 | 20 November 2021
OPENING CEREMONIES
14:00 – 14:20
Introduction
14:20 – 14:30
Welcome Remarks
Crispin C. Maslog, Ph.D.
Chairperson, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC) Board of Directors

Pham Minh Son, PhD
Rector
Academy of Journalism and Communication
14:20 – 14:30
Welcome Remarks
Crispin C. Maslog, PhD
Chairperson, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC) Board of Directors

Pham Minh Son, Ph.D.
Rector
Academy of Journalism and Communication
14:30 – 14:32
Introduction of Keynote Speaker
14:32 – 14:42
Keynote Speech
Audrey Azoulay
Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
14:42 - 15:00
Keynote Speech
Noam Chomsky, Ph.D.

Laureate Professor of Linguistics, University of Arizona Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
14:42 - 15:00
Conference Overview
Prof. Ramon R. Tuazon
Secretary General, AMIC
15:15 - 16:30
PLENARY SESSION 1: AMIC Distinguished Forum –
AMIC @ 50: What We Have Done, What We Can Still Do

Session Moderator
Arun Mahizhnan
Special Research Adviser, Institute of Policy Studies
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
National University of Singapore
Session 1 Plenary Speakers
Crispin C. Maslog, Ph.D.
Chairman, Board of Directors
Asian Media Information & Communication Centre

Sadia Jamil, Ph.D.
Chairperson, Journalism Research and Education Section,
International Association of Media and Communication Research

Martin Hadlow, Ph.D.
Former Secretary General, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC)
Former UNESCO Director
PARALLEL SESSIONS
16:30 –18:30
Parallel Session A: 
Science Communication Theories, Models and Frameworks
Moderator
Dr. Chandrabhanu Pattayanak
Professor and Director
Centurion University of Technology and Management, India

List of Presenters

Science Communication Practitioner versus Academic Commissar: Lament or Cheers for Film-centric Science Communication
Matiur Rahman, PhD Schola
r

Negative Impacts Of Dataism To The Future Society And Some Solutions To The Problem
Dr. Nguyen Van Hanh

Lecturer, Academy of Journalism and Communication

Nguyen Thi Lien
Translator, Academy of Journalism and Communication

Infodemic and The Importance of Science Communication: Between Endangering and Saving Lives During Coronavirus Outbreak
Dr. Percy Fernandez

Professor and Chairperson, School of Media & Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai

Dr. Sabir Haque
Assistant Professor, American University of Ras-Al-Khaimah

Role of Science Communication in Times of Covid-19 in Bangladesh
Mahamudul Haque

Lecturer, Dept. of Mass Communication and Journalism, Begum Roekya University, Rangpur, Bangladesh

Liar of Lies: A quasi-experimental approach to validating deception theories
Apple Grace L. Bonhoc

Faculty Member, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar, India

Effectiveness of Vertical Vs Lateral Reading in evaluating trustworthiness of fake science news
Sanjana Biju

Student, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai

Question to Indonesia’s Communication Study Paradigm (A preliminary study)
Muchammad Nasucha

Lecturer, Universitas Al-Azhar Indonesia (UAI)

Juan Malik Frederick Turpyn
Student, Universitas Al-Azhar Indonesia (UAI)

The Convergence of Science and Philosophy in Stanley Kubrick’s ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ (1968): An Analytical Case Study
Dr. Sunayan Bhattacharjee

Associate Professor and Head of the Department (HoD), Department of Journalism (DoJ), School of Media and Communication (SOMC), Adamas University (AU), Kolkata
Parallel Session B: 
Science and the Mass Media: Enduring Legacies, New Challenges
Moderator
Dr. Christine Faith Avila
Associate Professor in Communication
Ateneo de Davao University, Philippines

List of Presenters

Manufacturing majoritarianism: Identifying propagandist characteristics of Hindu nationalistic discourse in Indian media
Anilesh Kuma
r
PhD Student, Hong Kong Baptist University

A Grounded Analysis of News Consumptions and Preferences Amidst the Pandemic
Carl Ivan V. Linang

Student, Lyceum of the Philippines University-Laguna

Ruth E. Camacho
Student, Lyceum of the Philippines University-Laguna

A Comparative Analysis of the Coverage of Topics Related to Science in Two Leading Indian Newspapers
Dr. Amrita Chakraborty

Assistant Professor, School of Liberal Studies (SLS), Pandit Deendayal Energy University (PDEU), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

Reminiscence of science fiction films of India from 1960 to 2020
Dr. Sharmila Kayal

Associate Professor, Adamas University

Reporter’s Notebook: Description Of Quality TV Content Produced By Journalists During The Pandemic
Jonh Paul R. Seño

Lecturer, Department of Communication, College of Arts and Sciences, Lyceum Of The Philippines-Laguna

Desiring Audience: I will go to the Cinema if...?
Bikash Ch. Bhowmick

Assistant Professor
Media Studies and Journalism (MSJ), University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)

Analysis On The Reporting Of Suicide Cases On Selected Online News Websites
Richardson DR Mojica, Ph.D.

Chairperson, BA Communication Program, St. Dominic College of Asia

SCIENCE JOURNALISM: THE INTERFACE OF INDONESIAN SCIENTISTS AND MASS MEDIA IN A PANDEMIC ERA
Dian Tri Hapsar
i
Communication Lecturer, Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Veteran Jakarta (UPNVJ)

Content Analysis of Social Media Messages from the DOH and CNN Philippines During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Michael Kyanda Kambale

Researcher, Far Eastern University, Manila
Parallel Session C: 
Science Communication Education: Now and Forever
Moderator
Dr. Elaine Llarena
Chairperson, College of Development Communication-Department of Science Communication
University of the Philippines, Los Banos, Laguna

List of Presenters

Usage of mass media for teaching Science by Science teachers of higher secondary government schools of Jharkhand
Ms. Poonam

Research Scholar (PhD), Department of Mass Communication, Central University of Jharkhand

The Science Communication Curriculum under the Development Communication Lens: Exploring Defining Features and Contributions to Asian Science
Garry Jay S. Montemayor

Asst. Professor, University of the Philippines Los Baños

Evaluating the Communication Approaches in Capacity Building Programs through Women’s Standpoints: The SamaKaba Programs and SUCCESS Project in Selected Barangays of Rizal Province
Maurice John E. Ramos

Junior Teacher III, University of Santo Tomas

Social Media for Research and Science: Academics’ Trend and Preference
Nurul Ichsani
Lecturer, Department of Communication, Universitas Hasanuddin, Indonesia

Hafied Cangara
Lecturer, Department of Communication, Universitas Hasanuddin, Indonesia

THE USAGE OF SOCIAL MEDIA BY VIETNAMESE JOURNALISTS AND NEWS ORGANISATIONS
Hang Thi Thuy Dinh

Director of Vietnam Journalists Training Center (VJTC), Vietnam Journalists Association (VJA)

A reflection on the potential of local languages in making science communication (SciCom) culturally grounded: Implications for SciCom education in the Philippines
Romel A. Daya
Assistant Professor, University of the Philippines Los Baños

Autopoietic Self-Reference Approach in Communication Theory: Challenge the Limits of Classical Communication Science
Dr. Hermin Indah Wahyuni

Professor, Communication Department UGM

Developing Dilemmatic Communication Model for Reducing the Spread of Pandemic Diseases
Ibnu Hamad
Lecturer, Universitas Indonesia

Indigenous Scientific Tempers, Social Knowledge and Patent Aspects & Issues
Charu Lata

Professor, VIPS, GGSIP University, Delhi
Parallel Session D: 
Science Communication Strategies and Practices
Moderator
Dr. Bradley Freeman
Professor of Communication
Sunway University, Malaysia

List of Presenters

Community Vulnerabilities and Risk-related behaviors of households in Flood-vulnerable communities of Davao City, Southern Philippines
Assoc. Prof. Karen Joyce G. Cayamanda

Faculty and VC for Administration, UP Mindanao

Factors explaining party support during the pandemic: The leadership role
Tengku Siti Aisha Tengku Mohd Azzman Shariffadee
n
Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, International Islamic University Malaysia

Syed Arabi Idid Syed Abdullah
Professor, Department of Communication, International Islamic University Malaysia

Plugged in Conversations: Participatory Digital Narratives in a Pandemic
Rowena Capulong Reyes, Ph.D
.
Dean, Institute of Arts and Sciences, Far Eastern University

The Age of Science and Popcorn: Understanding the Role of Video Streaming Platforms in Promoting Scientific Temper Through Science Documentaries
Mudita Mishra

Assistant Professor, Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, Pune

Innovative Strategies for Smart Communication in Dubai: Case Study of DEWA
Dr. Puja Mahesh

Associate Professor, Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Dubai

Ms. Wilma Serrao
Assistant Professor, Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Dubai

Method Of Coordination Of Means Mass Communication In The Fight Against Covid-19 Pandemic In Vietnam
Nguyen Huu Dzung

PhD Student, Academy Journalism & Communication

CRISIS IN CRISES: FRAMING AND THE HIERARCHY OF INFLUENCE
Dr Normahfuzah Ahmad

Senior Lecturer, Universiti Utara Malaysia

Scientific communication in public diplomacy: an important factor in implementing Vietnam's comprehensive diplomacy
Ngo Thi Thuy Hien

Lecturer, The Academy of Journalism and Communication

Risk Communication Management towards a modified SARF framework and theory
Assoc. Prof. Karen Joyce G. Cayamanda

Faculty and VC for Administration, UP Mindanao

What is Coronavirus? Science and the COVID-19 Pandemic in Self-Published Picture Books
Dr Shih-Wen Sue Chen

Senior Lecturer in Writing & Literature, School of Communication & Creative Arts/ Deakin University, Burwood, VIC, Australia

Ms. Sowparnika Pavan Kumar Attavar
Assistant Professor – Senior Scale, Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, MAHE, Manipal, India

Dr. Padma Rani
Professor & Director, Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, MAHE, Manipal, India
18:30 –20:00
PLENARY SESSION 2: Asian Youth Voices on Communicating Science
Session Moderator
Dr. Daniel Mahadzir
Research Fellow, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
Youth UNESCO Climate Action Network (YoU-CAN)
Session 2 Plenary Speakers
Jeff Canoy
Journalist, ABS-CBN News (Philippines)

Meng Wang
Senior Geologist in the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) President, Young Earth Scientists (YES) Network
Young UNESCO Climate Action Network (YoU-CAN)

Nina Trang Nguyen
Guest lecturer, Academy of Journalism and Communication
Multimedia Journalists and Strategic designer, UX researcher, and design thinking facilitator
Communications and Marketing Senior Manager, VinFuture Prize Foundation

Kulsoom Siddiqui
Partnership and External Affairs
United Nations Association of Pakistan (UNAP)
Young UNESCO Climate Action Network (YoU-CAN)
20:00 – 20:15
Conference Reminders
Art and Cultural Presentation
Day 2 | 27 November 2021
13:43 – 13:45
Introduction of Keynote Speaker
13:45 – 14:00
Keynote Speech

Hon. Fortunato T. de la Peña, Ph.D.
Secretary, Philippine Department of Science and Technology
14:00 - 15:00
PLENARY SESSION 3: Communicating the COVID-19 Pandemic: 
The Vietnam Story

Session Moderator
Vu Thanh Van, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer and Director
Department of International Cooperation
Academy of Journalism and Communication (Vietnam)
Session 3 
Plenary Speakers
Le Tran Thuy
Director, Center for Media and Development
Vu Thanh Van, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer and Director
Department of International Cooperation
Academy of Journalism and Communication (Vietnam)
Long Nguyen, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Professional Communication
School of Communication & Design (SCD)
RMIT Vietnam
PARALLEL SESSIONS
15:00 – 17:00

Parallel Session F
Science Communication in the ICT Ecosystem: The New Public Sphere
Moderator:
Dr. Anshu Arora 
Associate Professor, Amity School of Communication 
Amity University Utar Pradesh

List of Presenters

Technoscience in Popular Digital Games: Perceptions from Filipino Youth
Edgilyn R. Alcasid
Instructor, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Big Data To Big Impact: A Correlation Analysis Of Customer Analytics And Brand Performance
Dane Marie R. Lacap
Graduate School Student, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines

Challenges and Lessons Learned in Managing Today’s Organization through Virtual Leadership
Yudie Aprianto
Postgraduate Student, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Instagram As Platform for Science Communication Can Support Historical Tourism in Indonesia
Gayatri Atmadi
Lecturer, University of Al Azhar Indonesia

Habit cures habit: Science communication and its use of social media as the cure for information disorder
Huy Nguyen
Product Owner, Zalo Group, Vietnam

The Double-Edged Sword of Social Media in Fostering Affective Communication Regarding National Identity Issues in Indonesia
Dewi Kartika Sari
Lecturer, Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana (UKSW), Indonesia

Better Sure Than Sorry: Examining the Accuracy of Health Information Shared in Facebook Support Groups for Filipino Mothers
Avril Adrianne D. Madrid
Assistant Professor, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Dimensions of environmental organization's Tweets: A Content Analysis
Shalini
Doctorate Scholar, Gautam Buddha University, India

Guarav Kumar
Doctorate Scholar, Gautam Buddha University, India

Science communication and the power of science communication in the COVID – 19 pandemic in Vietnam
THANH HA THI DO
Lecturer, Academy of Journalism and Communication, Vietnam

THANH THUY THI DO
Lecturer
Lecturer, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Vietnam

Mothering in the Digital Milieu: An Autoethnographic Study of a Working Mother’s Rhetorical Practices in Social Media
Christine Faith M. Avila,
DComm
Associate Professor, Ateneo de Davao University, Philippines
Parallel Session H
Climate Change: Communicating for the Future

Moderator:
Dr. Anthony Pennings

Professor, Department of Technology and Society
State University of New York, Korea

List of Presenters

Information Sources, Perceived Personal Experience, and Climate Change Beliefs
Sonny Rosenthal

Assistant Professor, Nanyang Technological University

Public Enlightenment or Political Performance? Examining the Sourcing Patterns of Climate Change News Reporting in China
Jing Guo

Doctoral Student, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Xiaoyun Huang
Research Assistant
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Understanding the Evolution of Green Marketing and Green Washing with reference to Climate Change
Pritha Chkraborty

Assistant Professor
Bennett University, India

Dr. Anvesha Sharma
Assistant Professor
Bennett University, India

Communication, Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice on Climate Change: A Study on University Students of the South-western part of Bangladesh
Mazidul Islam

Assistant Professor
Khulna University

Understanding the Moderating Effect of Filial Piety on Climate Change Educational Video Games in China
Heng Zhang

PhD student
Nanyang Technological University

Yilin Wang
Postgraduate PhD Research Assistant
Nanyang Technological University

A study of perception and attitudes of young people towards environmental and climate change issues post-Covid-19
Geetika Vashishata

PhD Scholar
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology

Narrative Norms in Philippine Climate Change News Stories
Marjorie F. Naguimbing-Manlulu

Assistant Professor/PhD Student
Central Luzon State University/University of the Philippines Open University

News coverage of climate change on Vietnamese online newspapers: a framing analysis
Giang Thi Truong NGUYEN

Lecturer (Associate Professor)
Academy of Journalism and Communication, Vietnam

Nhung Hong DINH
Lecturer
Academy of Journalism and Communication, Vietnam

Journalism on climate change in Vietnam: viewing from the point of concerning the journalism as a social institution
DINH THI THU HANG

Prof/ Lecturer/ Dean
Faculty of Broadcasting, The Academy of Journalism and Communication

NGUYEN THI THU
M.A/ Lecturer
The Academy of Journalism and Communication

Audience analysis of internet media channel on climate change mitigation in India
Bhushan Kankal

Doctoral Student
Mudra Institute of Communication Ahmedabad (MICA)

Leslin Bastian
Assistant Manager - Centre For Media And Entertainment Studies
Mudra Institute of Communication Ahmedabad (MICA)
Parallel Session I1: 
Media and Information Literacy: Think Critically, Click Wisely
Moderator:
Dr. Gwenetha Y. Pusta 
Professor, University of Santo Tomas Philippines
Board Member, Philippine Association of Communication Educators Foundation (PACE)

List of Presenters

Syllabus Development for Media and Gender Elective: Perceptions and Inputs from Media Practitioners
Hemmady S. Mora

Dean
Philippine Association for Media and Information Literacy

Senior Citizen’s Readiness To Adopt Penang Smart Parking Application
Lim Jing Yi

Dr/Senior Lecturer
School of the Arts, Universiti Sains Malaysia

Effectiveness of a Reflective Module towards Students’ Responsible Use of Social Media
Maria Teresa Suzette P. Balgos

Director for Academic Services Department
De La Salle Santiago Zobel School

Philippine Cinema: Factors that Affect the Role of Independent Filipino Film Producers in the Age of Streaming
Mr. Gione Dainelle S. Pagdanganan

Media and Information Literacy Faculty
Senior High School Department, De La Salle University Manila

Incorporating Media Literacy In Science Communications To Improve Scientific Literacy In The Era Of Information Disorder
Trang Kim

Strategic Planner
Golden Communications Group

Comparative Study On The Usage Of Facebook And Twitter (With Special Reference To The Communication Of Child Welfare Policies, Chhattisgarh Govt.)
Ms. Soni Yadav

Assistant Professor
Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal (India)

Rediscovering the Literary Forms of Surigao: A Collection of Legends, Riddles, Sayings, Songs and Poetry
Rowella R. Parrucho

Associate Professor
University of Mindanao

Media and Information Literacy (MIL) drives Science Communication: The #MIL4Ulamah Project Insights
Sorhaila Latip-Yusoph

Associate Professor
Mindanao State University

Integrating Media and Information Literacy in Proposed ASEAN Communication Competency Framework
Dr. Jose Reuben Alagaran II

Development Communication Cluster Director
COMS 360 Inc., PAGEONE GROUP

Policy Communication Research for Ethnic Minorities in Vietnam: An Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Approach
Vi Thi Phuong

Assistant Professor of Communication
Thai Nguyen University
Parallel Session I2: 
Media and Information Literacy: Think Critically, Click Wisely (Focus on Digital Literacy)
Moderator:
Ms. Richelle Sy-Kho 
Secretary and Board Member
Philippine Association of Media and Information Literacy (PAMIL)

List of Presenters

Amplifying Research Skills Through Setting Personal Best Goal In The Course Of Distance Learning
Cladys M. Falcunaya

Special Science Teacher IV
Philippine Science High School CALABARZON Region Campus

THE LOW AWARENESS OF PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION AND DIGITAL LITERACY IN INDONESIA'S GEN Z: An experimental study on gen z perception towards e-commerce data leaks
Rati Sanjaya

Student
University of Indonesia

Dr. Dorien Kartikawangi, M.Si
Head of School of Communication
Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia

A study on the digital social lives of children in India
Dr. Aahana B. Chopra

Assistant Professor
Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi

Post-truth Era Model of Learning in Combating Infodemic: Developing MIL Skills of a Digital Learner
Rosie Jane S. Mosquera

SHS Teacher
University Of Santo Tomas/PAMIL

Jun Carlo O. Duldulao
SHS Teacher
University Of Santo Tomas/PAMIL

Marie Lara Pauline B. Bobier
SHS Teacher
University Of Santo Tomas/PAMIL

‘Media Information Literacy’ for increased time spent on digital technologies by adolescent school girls in pandemic-an updated study.
Anita Sareen Mangal Parihar

Senior Visiting Faculty
Faculty for KES Shroff College of Arts and Commerce affiliated to Mumbai University

Scale Development: Measuring Exposure to News About Facebook’s User Data Analytics Scam and Impact on Privacy Negotiations in Android Applications
Nancy Karthikeyan

Assistant Professor
Kristu Jayanti College

ICT and Innovation: A Must Tool to Drive Digital Health Literacy Among the Ageing Citizens of Thailand
Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat

Director and Founder
The Research Center of Communication and Development Knowledge Management, 
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University

Interconnection of Pedagogical and Popular Science Communication
Nilkamal Chauhan

PhD Research Scholar
Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar, India

Television, Film, And Science Communication: In Memory Of Jacques Cousteau
Huyen, Nguyen Thi (Angela Nguyen)

Researcher
Institution of Journalism and Communication – Academy of Journalism and Communication
Parallel Session J1:
Inoculating the Disinfodemic: Challenges to Truth-telling
Moderator:
Dr. Hermin Indah Wahyuni
Professor, Department of Communications
Universitas Gadjah Mada

List of Presenters

Predicting Perceived Stress During the COVID-19 Infodemic: A Moderated Mediation Analysis
Thomas Hongjie Zhang
Postgraduate Student
Department of Communication, Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Jen Sern Tham
Senior Lecturer
Department of Communication, Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Pandemic Narratives: Foucauldian Discourse Analysis Of Messages Communicating The Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions As Covid-19 Mitigation Strategies
Maria Nornelyn L. Cachuela

Assistant Professor
UPOU/De La Salle University Dasmarinas

Social Scientists’ Legitimacy in Media Discourse Reconfigured‽ The Singapore Select Committee on Deliberate Online Falsehood Case
Gabriel Wong

Master’s Student
Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

PSR Campaign for Helping Others in Facing COVID-19 Pandemic
Leila Mona Ganiem
Lecturer
Mercu Buana University, Jakarta

Ibnu Hamad
Lecturer
Universitas Indonesia

Scientific and Verified Information as Antidote to Information Disorder During the Pandemic
Dr. Shatabdi Som

Assistant Professor
Brainware University

Propagation of Science Communication Through Community Radio in India
Dr Srikanth Bade

Research Scholar
Telangana University

Science and the Role of Mass Media a Clearing House in Combatting Disinfodemic and Disinformations of Covid-19 Pandemic in Indonesia
Dr Irwan Julianto, MPH

Lecturer of Communication Science
Universitas Multimedia Nusantara, Indonesia

The ‘Kerala Model’ of COVID 19 News Coverage: A Study of Print Media
Krishnapriya T K

Senior Research Fellow (UGC)
Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Dr Padma Rani
Director & Professor
Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

“Do we really have to talk about that?” Avoiding COVID-19 topic with close contacts
Tengku Siti Aisha Tengku Mohd Azzman Shariffadeen

Assistant Professor, Department of Communication
International Islamic University Malaysia
Parallel Session J2/J3: 
News Media Coverage and Public Information Campaigns on the COVID-19 Pandemic: Pluses and Minuses

Moderator:
Dr. Leslie Manalo-Medina
Communication Professor and Chairperson, BA Communication Program 
Holy Angel University

List of Presenters

The Impact of People’s Television Network, Inc. (PTV) and its Program, Public Briefing #Laging Handa PH as Government Communication Tools during the Height of the COVID-19 Epidemic
Elizabeth C. Cachin

Producer/ Student- Graduate School
People’s Television Network Inc./University of Santo Tomas

The COVID-19 pandemic and global journalism competencies: Normative visions, debates, and contextual realities
Pauline Gidget Estella

Assistant Professor/PhD candidate
University of the Philippines/ Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany

Perspective On Awareness Of Covid-19 Vaccination Through Entertainment-Education Media
Dr. C.M.Vinaya Kumar

Assistant Professor
Krishna University

Shruti Mehrotra
Assistant Professor
Amity University

The Daily Covid-19 Information From The Publics’ Lens
Zeti Azreen Ahmad

Associate Professor
Department of Communication, AHAS Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge & Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia

Madam Mazni Buyong
Senior Academic Fellow
Department of Communication, AHAS Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge & Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia

Dr Rizwanah Souket
Lecturer
Monash University, Malaysia

Cultural Approach in fighting the Pandemic: The Case of “Don't Go Home” Participatory Video in Indonesia
Dian Arymami

Lecturer
Universitas Gadjah Mada

Representation of Local Experts and Scientists in Community Media: Popularizing the Pandemic Through Local Perspectives and Experiences
Mark Lester M. Chico

Assistant Professor
University of the Philippines Los Baños

Mediatization of Care for Gay PLHIV by Government and Civil Society Organizations in the Philippines during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Randy Jay C. Solis, PhD

Assistant Professor/Chair
Department of Communication Research, College of Mass Communication, University of the Philippines Diliman

Jonalou S. Labor, PhD
Associate Professor
University of the Philippines Diliman

Christian Jaycee Samonte
Instructor
Polytechnic University of the Philippines

Hazard and Outrage in Local Government Social Media: An Infodemiology Study on the Anti-COVID-19 Task Force’s Facebook Page of a Philippine City
Andrei Joshua R. Yu

Student
University of the Philippines Los Baños, College of Development Communication

Avril Adrianne DG. Madrid
Assistant Professor
University of the Philippines Los Baños, College of Development Communication, Department of Science Communication

‘Panacea or Panic: A Study on Media Coverage in India of medicines/procedures used for treating COVID-19 patients’
Noumaan Qureshi

Research Scholar
Department of Communication and Journalism
University of Mumbai

Public Diplomacy in Covid- 19 Emergency: The Practice, Opportunities and Challenges
Trang Huyen Do

Lecturer of PR & International Communication,
Faculty of Culture and International Communication, Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Parallel Session J4: 
Social Media and the Pandemic: Searching for Truth, Discerning Lies
Moderator:
Dr. Muneo Kaigo
Professor, Communication and Media in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences 
University of Tsukuba, Japan

List of Presenters

Telemedicine Communication during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Indonesia
Raihan Muhammad Farhan

College Student
University of Al-Azhar Indonesia

Manik Sunuantari
Lecturer

University of Al-Azhar Indonesia

Imsar Gunawan
Lecturer

University of Al-Azhar Indonesia

Why people circulate unverified information on social media -- The case of China during the COVID-19 lockdown
LIU Yunhao

Student
Hong Kong Baptist University

Huang Zhengying
Student
Hong Kong Baptist University

Li Ziya
Student
Hong Kong Baptist University

Social Media as a platform for Science Communication: A Study on the quality of Science Communication on Facebook in Cambodia
Thim Rachna

Communications Associate
Aide Et Action Southeast Asia and China

A Study on the Use of Mainstream and Social Media by Ethnic Minorities in Vietnam
Hien Thi Minh, NGUYEN

Dean
Public Relations and Advertising Faculty, Academy of Journalism and Communication

Giang Thi Truong, NGUYEN
Vice Director
Academy of Journalism and Communication

Impact of social distancing and role of new media as an equilibrium to overcome cognitive challenges among women during the Pandemic
Dr. Ravia Gupta

Teaching Associate
Indian Institute of Mass Communication

Infodemic Right Ahead! Full Speed astern: Of Goats, Swans-Black and White, Tweeting Birds and (Mis)Informational Flood
Ashish Gosain

PhD Scholar
Centre for Studies in Science Policy, Jawaharlal Nehru University

Comparative study on the prevalence of fake news identified in fact-checkers during the first wave and second wave in India.
Tendral Rajagopal

Research Scholar
Anna University

Does length matter? Investigating the impact of fact-check length in reducing COVID-19 vaccine misinformation
Edson Tandoc, Jr.

Associate Professor
Nanyang Technological University
17:00 - 18:30
PLENARY SESSION 4: Science Communication in Social Media:
Information Order or Disorder?

Session Moderator
Dorien Kartikawangi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Head, School of Communication
Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia
Session 4 
Plenary Speakers
Cheryll Ruth Soriano, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Communication Research Fellow, 
La Salle Institute of Governance
De La Salle University (DLSU)
Masato Kajimoto, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Practice at Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong
Asian Network of News and Information Educators (ANNIE)
Mohamed N. El-Guindy, Ph.D.
Digital Transformation Expert at ‎Egyptian Public Prosecution
Cybercrime Expert, Faculty of Law
The British University in Egypt
Ginny Smith
Science communicator
Founder of Braintastic! Science
18:30
Conference Reminders
DAY 3 - 04 DECEMBER 2021
PARALLEL SESSIONS
12:00 – 14:00
Parallel Session K: 
Risk and Disaster Communication Saves Lives

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Moderator:
Ms. Charmaine V. Villamil
Senior Science Research Specialist
Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS)

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“Uncertainty” and “Technical Knowledge” in Japanese Media Information in Relation to COVID-19 from the Viewpoint of Risk Communication
Kuniko Sakata

Senior Assistant Professor
Tohoku University

Junji Hashimoto, PhD
Lecturer
The Graduate School of Information and Communication

The Effect of Risk Communication on the Happiness of People During the COVID19 Pandemic in Thailand
Panida Jongsuksomsakul

Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Naresuan University

Kevin Roebl
Lecture
Naresuan University

Factors in the Davao City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Communication Strategy and Adoption Level of Residents in Barangay Talomo Proper Davao City
Christine Faith M. Avila, DComm
Associate Professor in Communication
Ateneo de Davao University

Modified ELM-ASSURE Model Using Tsunami Data Visualization in Disaster Communication for Tsunami Risk Reduction. An Experimental Study upon Students in Coastal Areas of Indonesia
Pratiwi Cristin Harnita
Lecturer
Faculty of Social Science and Communication Science, Satya Wacana Christian University

Disaster Resilience as a Social Construct: Stakeholders’ Experiences of a Philippine School-Based Disaster Communication
Dr. Melanie D. Bacuno

Associate Professor
Camarines Norte State College

Socio-Cultural Construction Of Disaster Risk Among Stakeholders In A Riverine Community In Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Kamla Zyra G. Lavadia

University Researcher
University of the Philippines Los Baños

Millennials’ Awareness Regarding IEC Campaigns for Disaster Risk Reduction and Disaster Preparedness in Select Areas of Cavite, Philippines
Jessa Mae Abug

Student Presenter
De La Salle University-Dasmariñas

Nenita Rose Barte
Student Presenter
De La Salle University-Dasmariñas

Understanding How People Understand: Information Seeking and Processing Behavior on Earthquake Risks of Residents Living Near the West Valley Fault in Cabuyao, Laguna. Philippines.
Camille G. Hemedes
Project Staff
University of the Philippines Open University

Information-Seeking about Earthquake Risks and Preparedness of Residents Living Alongside the High-Risk West Valley Fault in Metro Manila, Philippines
Bryan Kenneth D. Jove

Communication Specialist
College of Development Communication, University of the Philippines Los Baños

Avril Adrianne D. Madrid
Assistant Professor
Department of Science Communication, College of Development Communication, University of the Philippines Los Baños

Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development: A study on flood affected Kodagu district in India
Shreeraj Gudi

Assistant Professor
Manipal Institute of Communication

Shubha H S
Associate Professor
Manipal Institute of Communication
Parallel Session L1: 
Health and Wellness Communication: Towards a Good Life
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Moderator:
Ms. Pushpa Chhetri
Director,
Bhutan Media and Communications Institute

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The Notion of Health Information: A Critical Enquiry on the Nutritional Policies & Programmes in India
K. Karthik, PhD

Assistant Professor & Coordinator
Dept. of Journalism & Mass Communication, Central University of Karnataka

Heart to H.E.A.R.T Campaign on HIV/AIDS and its Influence On the Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices of Students of Pooc National High School, Cebu, Philippines
Candice Grace C. Maque

Teacher III
Department of Education

Devising a communication model in raising awareness about bio-toilets and sanitation: A study
Mahak Mehra Arora
Student
Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi

Manushreya Sharma
Student
Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi

Aeshiti Patel
Student
Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi

Exploring Knowledge Management Practices Of City Health Workers In The City Of Dasmariñas, Cavite In The Public Health Issue Of Dengue
Christelle Marie Gonzales Armonio

Alumna
Lyceum of the Philippines University Cavite, Philippines

Alexandra Gregorio Concepcion
Alumna
Lyceum of the Philippines University Cavite, Philippines

Mary Grace Arroyo Vasquez
Faculty Member
Lyceum of the Philippines University Cavite, Philippines

Communication Strategies for Menstrual Hygiene: A Systematic Literature Review (ID-100)
Ms. Nidhi Sharma

P.HD Research Scholar
University Institute of Media studies, Chandigarh University, Mohali, Punjab, India

Prof. Fakira Mohan Nahak
Professor & HOD
University Institute of Media studies, Chandigarh University, Mohali, Punjab, India

Silicosis: Augmenting awareness and communication for a rampant occupational lung disease
Anu
PhD Scholar
CSIR- National Institute of Science Communication and Policy Research; Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research, India

Neither Gray Nor Black: Covidifying Language As A Health Resilience Mechanism
Maria Lilia Reyes

Faculty
UERMMMCI

An Appropriate Innovative Development of Participatory Health Promotion Management for Monks with Health Volunteer Monks
Panida Jongsuksomsakul

Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Naresuan University

Kevin Roebl
Lecture
Naresuan University
Parallel Session L2: 
Mediated Health and Wellness Communication: A Holistic Approach

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Moderator:
Dr. Mahamudul Haque
Lecturer
Dept. of Mass Communication and Journalism, Begum Roekya University, Bangladesh

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Editorial Practices on Specialized Health Contents: A Study on Popular Malayalam Health Magazines
Jais Merlin P. Augustine

Research Scholar, Dept. of Communication & Journalism
University of Kerala, Karyavattom campus, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Reports of health misinformation in Chinese newspapers: A worrying landscape of health communication
Shibo Shao

Ph.D. candidate
School of Journalism, Renmin University of China

Xiaoya Yang
Graduated student
School of Journalism and Communication, Wuhan University

Mass media engagement of frontline health workers in Kerala during the Covid-19 pandemic
Dr. Sangeetha Unnithan

Researcher
Department of Communication & Journalism, University of Kerala

Study of Health Care Professionals Mobile Applications in Covid times
Dr Jaya Surjani

Tutor
Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication

Online Tibetan Bowl Sound as a Mindfulness Practice for Science Communication with University Students: Effects on Attention, Anxiety, and Well-Being
Carmen Lai Jia Weng

Lecturer
HELP University

The Journey of Vaccination: An Analysis of the Health Communication of Immunization Practices in the Late Qing Dynasty and the Republic of China
Sio Junyan Song
MA
School of Journalism, Communication University of China

Communicating Genetically Modified Food Safety: The Role of Debunking Source on Message Effectiveness in Hong Kong
LIN ZHOU

Senior Research Assistant
Hong Kong Baptist University

The Journey of Vaccination: An Analysis of the Health Communication of Immunization Practices in the Late Qing Dynasty and the Republic of China
Peixin Cao

Professor
Hong Kong Baptist University

Song, Junyan
School of Journalism, Communication University of China

The picture of tobacco control publicity in China: content attributes and persuasive strategies of tobacco control
Xiaoya Yang

Graduated student
School of Journalism and Communication, Wuhan University

Xiaping Zhou
Ph.D. candidate
School of Journalism and Communication, Wuhan University

Storytelling about Prevention and Cure to Create Public Awareness and Understanding – Cases in Indonesia
Dr. Nia Sarinastiti, M.A.

Lecturer/ Associate Professor
Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia
Parallel Session M: 
Journalism Issues
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Moderator:
Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat
Associate Professor, School of Communication Arts,
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, Bangkok

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Data journalism in Indonesian online media: exploration on news objectivity
Senja Yustitia

Student
Doctoral Program of Communication Studies Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Indonesia

Communicating the Global Pandemic: A Comparative Analysis on the News Portal of “COVID-19”
Dr. Rupa Rani Sonowal

Assistant Professor
Central University of Karnataka

Dr. K. Karthik
Assistant Professor
Central University of Karnataka

The Journalism Values Morphology in Journalist
Sri Syamsiyah LS

Doctoral Student
Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS) Indonesia

Using multimedia journalism in science communication: A content analysis of multimedia news packages published on vnexpress.net
Ngo Bich Ngoc

Lecturer
Academy of Journalism and Communication

A Paradigm shift in Health Reporting after the impact of Covid-19 in India
Sakshi Verma

Doctoral Research Scholar
Central University of Punjab

Dr. Paramveer Singh
Assistant Professor
Central University of Punjab

Podcast production of Vietnamese press agencies nowaday – from the point of view of science
Kien Truong Thi

Vice Dean of Institute of Journalism; Lecturer
Institute of Journalism – The Academy of Journalism and Communication

Le Tuan Anh
Journalist
Hanoi Radio and Television Station

Scientist As a Communicator-Pros & Cons
Dr. Anshu Arora

Associate Professor
AMITY UNIVERSITY UTTAR PRADESH

Science fiction and science fact: Examining media coverage of the SETI project.
Bradley C. Freeman

Professor of Communication
Sunway University

Science fiction and science fact: Examining media coverage of the SETI project.
Vi Thi Phuong

Assistant Professor of Communication
Thai Nguyen University
14:00 –15:30
PLENARY SESSION 5: Climate Change: From Inconvenient Truth
to Incontrovertible Fact

Session Moderator
Flordeliz L. Abanto
Board Member, Philippines Communication Society
Coordinator for Instructional Video, Far Eastern University
Founding Member, Philippine Academic Society for Climate 
and Disaster Resilience
Session 5 
Plenary Speakers
Jonathan Lynn
Head, Communications and Media Relations
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Jan Servaes, Ph.D.
Former UNESCO Chair, Communication for Sustainable Development
Mohan Dutta, Ph.D.
Dean’s Chair Professor in Communication
School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing
Massey University, New Zealand
Director, Center for Culture-Centered Approach to Research and Evaluation (CARE)
15:30 –17:30
PARALLEL SESSIONS
Parallel Session N:
Online Education in the Pandemic Setting
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Moderator:
Dr. Fraulein Oclarit
Research Director, Holy Trinity College
Vice President (Mindanao), Philippine Association of Communication Educators Foundation

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Creating Value Through Knowledge Management: A Study on the UST Blackboard Learning Management System
John Edrich S. Allarey

College Student
University of Santo Tomas

William David G. Dizon
College Student
University of Santo Tomas

Interaction of Lecturers and Students Through Online Learning in the Perspective of Computer-Mediated Communication
Rosalia Prismarini Nurdiarti

First Author/ Lecturer
University Mercu Buana of Yogyakarta

Kristina Andryani
Second Author/ Lecturer
University Mercu Buana of Yogyakarta

Virtual Senses: Active Cameras in Improving Online Learning Experience of St. Dominic College of Asia SASE Students
John Kenneth A. Talania

St. Dominic College of Asia

Youtube Usage And Its Impact On The Academical Performance Of The Youth Of Sajiktampak, Manipur, India
Patricia Michelle Mathias

Assistant Professor, PhD student
NISCORT, India Sharda University, India

The Present and Future of “Do It Yourself” Online Education - Drivers, Barriers, and Inequalities
Ashish Gosain

PhD Scholar
Centre for Studies in Science Policy, Jawaharlal Nehru University

Bangladeshi Students' Motivation, Aspiration and Satisfaction regarding Journalism Education
Jude William Genilo

Professor
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh
Parallel Session O1:
Environment Communication: Sustainable Strategies that Work

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Moderator:
Dr. Thi Minh Hien Nguyen
Dean, Faculty of Public Relations and Advertising
Senior Lecturer, Academy of Journalism and Communication (AJC)

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Contrasting The Coverage Of Renewable Energy In Malaysian English And Malay Newspapers
Shafizan Mohamed

Assistant Professor
International Islamic University Malaysia

Helmi Yusoh
Assistant Professor
International Islamic University Malaysia

Communicating the Future of Energy Use: Qualitative Approach to Gauging the Efforts of Environmental Groups in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore
Tong Jee Goh

PhD Candidate
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, NTU

Environmental Communication: Mutimedia Outreach Strategies, Participant Advocacy, and Policy Changes between the U.S. and China
Leyi Zhang

Graduate Student
University of Southern California

Science communication in forest and biodiversity conservation: Insights and future prospects
Schenley Anne Belmonte

Communications Officer
Forest Foundation Philippines

Media Framing: Issues in the Coverage of Amendment of Environment Protection Act in India
Dr. Krithika Subramonian

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Visual Communication, Pondicherry University Community College

The Power of Perception on Purchase Decision. Comparing A Local Indonesian and A Global Japanese Brand of Fashion.
Yudi Perbawaningsih

Dr. phil.
Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Communicating Green: College Students Awareness and Behavior Towards Environment Friendly Products and Services
Joshua Tedd M. Amora

College Student/Researcher
De La Salle University- Dasmariñas

John Christian C. Lising
College Student/Researcher
De La Salle University- Dasmariñas

Felisa Faith G. Morales
College Student/Researcher
De La Salle University- Dasmariñas

Covid 19 and Framing of Environment Issues in Indian Newspapers: A Content Analysis of English and Hindi Newspapers of India
Vidhanshu Kumar

MA , Phd Research Scholar
Gautam Buddha University

Prof. Bandana Pandey
Professor, Department of mass communication and media studies, school of social sciences and humanities
Gautam Buddha University

Examining water supply disruption in online news reporting and local community experience in Selangor Malaysia
Siti Nor Amalina Ahmad Tajuddin

Lecturer
Department of Communication and Media, Faculty of Languages and Communication, Sultan Idris Education University (UPSI), Perak Malaysia

Exploring Channels and Gaps in Information Dissemination and Reception among Energy Scientists and the Public: The Southeast Asian Context
Langcheng Zhang
PhD student
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Parallel Session O2: 
Agriculture Communication: Harvesting Strategies that Work
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Moderator:
Ms. Marita A. Carlos
Chief Science Research Specialist
Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development
Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD)

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Co-Creative Media: A Participatory Action Research on Persuading Farmers to Adopt Good Agricultural Standards Practice for People’s Health
Panida Jongsuksomsakul

Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Naresuan University

A Serendipitous Effect of Crop Biotechnology? Theorizing the Adoption Process of a Corn Variety with Perceived Herbicide Tolerance in Mindanao, Philippines
Ulderico B. Alviola, PhDS

Administrative Officer IV / Affiliate Faculty Member
Department of Development Communication, Visayas State University

Adoption and Uptake Pathways of a Corn Variety with Perceived Herbicide Tolerance in Mindanao, Philippines
Ulderico B. Alviola, PhDS

Administrative Officer IV / Affiliate Faculty Member
Department of Development Communication, Visayas State University

Surfacing Women’s Voices Through Gendered Knowledge Products in Ecosystems Approach to Fisheries Management
Dr. Marieta Bañez Sumagaysay

Professor
University of the Philippines Visayas Tacloban College

Cultural Communication in Forest Management Conservation Traditional Ammatoa Kajang Area
Zelfia

Presenter
Hasanuddin University

Unraveling the role of communication processes and strategies for knowledge production multistakeholder learning platform towards sustainable rice production in Vietnam
Reianne M. Quilloy

Assistant Professor
University of the Philippines Los Banos

A Formative Study on Diffusing Vegan Behaviours and Mapping Social Barriers To Diffusion In India
Dr. Manjushree G. Naik

Assistant Professor
Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Education

Dr. Padma Rani
Director and Professor
Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Academy of Education
17:00 –18:30
PLENARY SESSION 6: Scientists, Journalists, and Communication Specialists: Toward a Sustainable Relationship
Session Moderator
Richard P. Burgos
Director, Science and Technology Information Institute
Philippine Department of Science and Technology
Session 6 
Plenary Speakers
Mira Desai, Ph.D.
Professor, Communication Technology
Head, University Department of Extension and Communication SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai
Leon Barkho, Ph.D.
Professor of media and communication sciences
Jönköping University, Sweden

Johanna Son
Editor/Founder, Reporting ASEAN

Ramesh Bhushal
South Asia Coordinator
Internews’ Earth Journalism Network
18:30 –19:30
AMIC Asia Communication Award
19:30 – 19:50
Book Launching
AMIC: A History of the Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (Edited by Dr. Crispin Maslog)
Communication Theory: The Asian Perspective -2nd edition
(Edited by Dr. Wimal Dissanayake)
19:50-20:00
Closing Ceremonies

Closing Remarks
Prof. Ramon R. Tuazon (AMIC Secretary General)
POST-CONFERENCE EVENTS
14 DECEMBER 2021
Free Webinar sponsored by AMIC, AJC, and the
World Journalism Education Council with support from UNESCO
(link to be announced later)
15:00 –16:30
The Future of Journalism Education in the World and in Asia Pacific
16:30 –17:00
Asian Journal of Communication and Media Asia:
Continuing the Tradition of Excellence in Journal Publishing

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