11 Nov 2015
Arab Gulf Media Forum for Political Media "Media and Civil Peace"
The Gulf Hotel – the Kingdom of Bahrain

8:00 Registration

9:00 Opening Session

  • Statement by Media Affairs Advisor to HM the King and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Bahrain Institute for Political Development, Mr. Nabil Ben Yaqoub Al Hamer
  • Statement by Keynote Speaker, Turki al-Dakhil - General Manager - Al Arabiya
  • Distribution of the Awards of the Gulf Forum for Political Media

10:00 Break

10:45 The First Session: Role of Conventional Media in Reinforcing the Culture of Civil Peace

• Press • Radio • Television


12:00 Break 

12:15 The Second Session: The New Media ... Between Exclusion and Assimilation

• Exclusion • Assimilation


13:30 Lunch 

14:30 The Third Session: Reinforcing the culture of Civil Peace

• Mechanisms and Elements of Media Discourse • The Legislations that Regulate Civil Peace


15:45 The Final Session

  • Suggestions and Recommendations

16:00 Conclusion