SAA2020

Register to attend the free online SIGNIS Asia Assembly (SAA) 2020 on the theme “Covid-19: The Role of Media & Communication and Moving Beyond”.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s SAA2020 will be conducted online with Study Day Webinars on 18th and 19th of November. SIGNIS Business Day for Members will be held on 20th November. The duration of the Study Days and Business Day will be 3 hours 15 mins on each day.

Register to receive the log-in link and programme schedule, which will be sent to your email closer to the date.

Click to register: SAA2020 REGISTRATION FORM

Asia Log-in Timings:
2pm–5.15pm PAKISTAN
2.30pm–5.45pm INDIA/ SRI LANKA
2.45pm–6pm NEPAL
3pm–6.15pm BANGLADESH
3.30pm–6.45pm MYAMNAR
4pm–7.15pm CAMBODIA/ INDONESIA/ THAILAND/ VIETNAM
5pm–8.15pm HONG KONG/ PHILIPPINES/ MACAO/ MALAYSIA/ SINGAPORE/ TAIWAN
6pm–9.15pm JAPAN/ KOREA/ TIMOR LESTE

Please take note of time differences for other countries not mentioned.


Experienced persons from across Asia will share and discuss on a variety of issues. Objectives of the Webinar include:

  1. To understand the impact of COVID-19 in socio-economic and political spheres in Asia and plan strategies to support the poor and vulnerable sections of the society.
  2. To analyse the role played by media towards containing the spread of COVID-19.
  3. To acquire insights from our interventions as a communication organisation, Church institution and as individuals in containing the spread of COVID-19, and rehabilitation activities.  
  4. To explore the possibilities of converting the challenges posed by COVID-19 into opportunities.

Click to view the synopsis of Webinar.


For further information contact:

SA Secretary:
Bernadetta Widiandayani (Widi) – widiandayani@yahoo.com | +62 815686 5964

SA Study Day Coordinator:
Magimai Pragasam – magimai2005@gmail.com | +91 94441 32111

Other enquiries: signisasia.region@gmail.com