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“The national conference of cognitive sciences and media” is the title of an event that will be held by the support of the knowledge-based economy and culture-building technologies development headquarter to accelerate science production in this area and develop cognitive technologies in the media of the country.
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, the first national conference of cognitive sciences and media will be held by Fars News Agency and with the support of the knowledge-based economy and culture-building technologies development headquarter and the cognitive sciences and technologies development headquarter.
Recognizing the general capacities of experts in this field is one of the goals for holding the event, so that a new step could be taken toward effective media activities in the country. In addition, familiarization with the latest findings of cognitive sciences tools in the media, use of rehabilitation and information methods to prevent the promotion of media delusions, effects of media training on healthy governors, application of media linguistics tools for the dissemination and control of information and its consequences, and use of artificial intelligence in cognitive sciences for updating the exchange of information are other purposes of holding this conference.
Research topics in cognitive and media sciences, philosophy of mind and media, neuroscience and media, artificial intelligence and media, behavioral and media economics, personal and media education, cognitive and media sociology, and neuroscience and media marketing are some of the topics of this conference that promotes the methods of cognitive science in the media.
In today’s world, the cyberspace and media are the primary notions in life. The media has a special place since it presents all components through films, music, news and art, especially when valid information are presented through radio and TV. Therefore, it is important to learn about the development of cognitive technologies in the field of media and production of science in this field.
Another program is holding educational workshops by prominent professors. In addition, re-training privilege will be given to the participants of the workshops by the organization of psychological and counseling system of the country.
Enthusiasts of the field can send their articles until September 7th, 2019, and the evaluation results will be announced on September 28th, 2019. The conference will be held on October 3rd, 2019 in Hafez Hall of international conference hall of Milad Tower.