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The International Communication Association (ICA, 1500 21st Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036,Tel.: 202-955-1444; Fax: 202-955-1448, E-mail: icahdq@icahdq.org; http://www.icahdq.org) is an academic association for scholars interested in the study, teaching, and application of all aspects of human and mediated communication. ICA is an international association with over 4500 members. This entry summarizes its history, governance and administration, past presidents, divisions and interest groups, membership, annual conferences, fellows, awards, links with other communication associations, publications, impact factors and local citation environments of ICA, and references.