The principal objectivesof International New Media Conference are:
The conference attempts to reveal inter- and intra-disciplinary research of new media texts and technologies.
1. The mobilization of local, national, and transnational social movements through the use of social network sites, tweets, texting, and other forms of networked and instantaneous communication forms.
2. The rhetoric of digital equality and unequal access to digital culture: class, race, region, and gender, and access to social media and digital communication technologies.
3. The impact of digital culture on collective memory, conceptions of the historical, historical research methods, and the writing of history.
4. The role of history in digital humanities: archival practices, collecting history online, historical text mining, and digital storytelling.