MEC (former NBE) is an informal and friendly conference, which participants attend to exchange ideas and information dealing with media education, educational use of ICTs and learning environments. MEC is organized by the Media Education Hub at the University of Lapland.
MEC is organized every second year and MEC 2023 will be the tenth media education conference. The previous conferences:
• MEC 2021, Media Education Conference in Autumn Colors
• MEC 2019, Media Education Conference on the Top, Rovaniemi
• MEC 2017, Under the Northern Lights, Rovaniemi (in connection with the FERA Conference on Education)
• MEC 2015, In the Light of the Midnight Sun, Sallatunturi, Salla
• NBE 2013, Media Education in No Man’s Land, Pyhätunturi
• NBE 2011, The Social Media in the Middle of Nowhere, Sallatunturi, Salla
• NBE 2009, Rovaniemi (in connection with the ISATT 2009 Conference)
• NBE 2007, The Power of Media in Education, Rovaniemi
• NBE 2005, Rovaniemi
In 2023 MEC will be back in Salla. Conference dates are 25 - 27 September 2023. The theme of MEC 2023 is “Media Education Meets Wilderness”.
MEC 2023 participants will be invited to submit their proposals to be considered for publication in a special issue in seminar.net (JUFO1).
Welcome to join MEC 2023!