General information

This website informs about the upcoming 2015 conference on Political Communication organised by the Political Communication Section of the European Communication Research and Education Association, ECREA.


Conference theme

The theme of the upcoming conference is “Changing political communication, changing Europe?”. Currently, we are witnessing massive changes in media and political systems all over Europe. This conference will address these changes. We will discuss the normative and empirical implications of these changes for the functioning of our democracies and their political communication practices as well as the implications for our scholarly research and teaching.


Keynote speaker

The ECREA Political Communication Section is proud to present Stefaan Walgrave from the University of Antwerp, Belgium as the keynote speaker at our conference. You can read more about Stefaan here.


ECREA and its Political Communication Section

For more information about the ECREA Political Communication Section, follow this link.

For more information about ECREA, follow this link.



If you have any questions about the conference, you are welcome to send a mail to ecrea [at]