BEA’s On-Location conference accepts the following types of research:

– General research and research-in-progress submissions related to any area of media or media education, with particular emphasis on broadcasting or multi-platform will be accepted for the 2021 conference.

– Mini-Symposium Research Call — Triaging the Streaming Wars: The theme of the Mini-Symposium mirrors the topic of the national BEA Research Symposium that take place at BEA’s annual convention each spring in Las Vegas.  Our goals for the Mini-Symposium include promoting the national Symposium and expanding research opportunities about Triaging the Streaming Wars at the regional level.  CLICK HERE to read the full call for this year’s Mini-Symposium.

The mini-symposium gives accepted presenters the opportunity to gain valuable feedback before submitting their research paper in December for consideration for in the 2022 Research Symposium at BEA2022.  

These paper competitions are BLIND REVIEWED, Do NOT include a cover page with author and contact information and remove ALL author information from internal pages. Judges need to blindly review your papers. Your paper information will be directly linked to your profile.

Completed research papers and research-in-progress must be submitted electronically. 

Submission Deadline: June 15, 2021

Notification of acceptance on or before July 15, 2021

CLICK HERE to submit your research.


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