We are very excited to announce that Dr. James E. Katz  will be the Keynote Speaker for this year’s pre-conference.


Dr. Katz is the Feld Professor of Emerging Media Studies, the Director of Division of Emerging Studies, and the Director of the Center for Mobile Communication Studies at Boston University. His  research career has produced an incredible number of academic presentations, publications, and books on individual and societal effects of emerging media technologies. This success has resulted in a number of distinguished professional awards, including the 2011 Ogburn career achievement award from the American Sociological Association  and 2009 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Twentieth Century Communications History and many others.



12th Annual ICA Mobile Pre-Conference