Registration for more info see http://www.mics.org.il/184388/Registration Deadline for application is July 1st, 2011.
The "Media in Conflicts Seminar" (MICS) is an academic and professional journalist seminar taking place in Israel. MICS exposes future media leaders to the fascinating world of conflict-journalism. During the seminar the participants will develop skills to deal with the challenges of media in conflicts, create a priceless professional network and experience the world's most covered conflict zone.
MICS 2011 is a subsidized seminar. The participants stay in Israel is fully funded including accommodation in Israel during the seminar, transportation and meals. However, participants are asked to pay for their own flight accommodations.
The 5-day seminar will include:
* Lectures by experts in the field of conflict journalism
* Strategic tours around Israel and the conflict areas
* Hands-on workshops
* A 5-day fully subsidized stay in Israel (Not including airfare)
The conference will be held in English at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya (10 Minutes from Tel Aviv) during the week of September 4th-8th, 2011.
If you would like to apply to MICS 2011 please send a CV/resume to mics.application(at)gmail.com
After submitting your application, the MICS 2011 Staff will contact you within two weeks.The application process includes a few stages. The stages include an application form, a short essay and an online interview.
If accepted to MICS 2011, the participants are asked to send a copy of a purchased flight ticket to Israel within 2 weeks to the MICS 2011 staff in order to confirm the participation in the seminar.
Don't miss this opportunity of a lifetime to immerse yourself in the field of conflict-journalism. This promises to be an event that will further you in your career opportunities and to give you professional tools to excel in this field.We are waiting to meet you in Israel at the Media in Conflicts Seminar!