Welcome to the 5th International New Media Conference,
The 5th International New Media Conference welcomes abstracts from scholars, students and participants from the sector for an international conference, which will be held by Istanbul Gelisim Universitesity New Media Department  and Alanya Hep University Department of Communication Design and Management. The theme of the conference is “Society 5.0.” Submissions must be original and previously unpublished research on all aspects of Society 5.0. Society 5.0 is defined as the integrated cyber world and the physical world, namely the super smart society. While the aim of Industry 4.0 focuses on economic development, society 5.0 focus on how people and societies should keep up with this transformation. The concept of Community 5.0 is based on the idea of creating a new and smart society that helps solve social problems rather than making simple productivity improvements.  Accordingly, among the researches of the society 5.0; producing solutions against the aging world population, finding solutions against global warming, environmental pollution and natural disasters, using the internet of things for the benefit of humanity, finding solutions to unemployment worldwide with digital transformation, creating solutions against legal barriers with digital transformation.

Istanbul Gelisim University has been regularly arranging new media conferences since 2015.  Alanya HEP University  will host the new media conference this year. Istanbul Gelisim University has organized this conference in order to follow the developments in digital transformation and innovation field and to contribute the academic studies in this field.