POLObs Seminar: “Public Policies for Social Communication” with Alberto Arons de Carvalho

The POLObs Seminar dedicated to “Public Policies for the Media: evolution and perspectives” will be held on February 16, at 4.30 p.m., via Zoom. The guest of this seminar is Alberto Arons de Carvalho, a university professor.

Alberto Arons de Carvalho* has a PhD in Communication Sciences from the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences of the NOVA University of Lisbon and a degree in Law from the Lisbon Law Faculty.
He was a lecturer in the Department of Communication Sciences at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the New University of Lisbon between 1981 and 1995 and between 2002 and 2016.
He was Secretary of State for the Media between 1995 and 2002 in the XIII and XIV constitutional governments and deputy to the Constituent Assembly and to the Assembly of the Republic (1975 to 1983, 1987 to 1995 and 2002 to 2009).
He was a journalist in República (1974/5) and in A Luta (1975/6) and a member of the Press Council (in 1975 and between 1985 and 1988) and of the Information Councils for the Press (1977-80) and for RDP (1980-84).
He was vice president of the ERC Regulatory Board (Entidade Reguladora para a Comunicação Social) between 2012 and 2017. He is the author or co-author of eight books and numerous articles on media-related topics.

The event is organised by POLObs and Sopcom’s Media Policy, Regulation and Economics Working Group.



* Biographical note is taken from https://autonoma.pt/docentes/alberto-arons-de-carvalho/
[Posted: 30-01-2023]