Media Clusters Brussels: Four years of research

Marlen Komorowski News and events

On 12 December, Media Clusters Brussels organized the official closing event of the research project. In front of an audience of more than 40 stakeholders of Brussels’ media industry, researchers and the public, MCB presented four years of research. MCB would like to thank everyone involved in the project, its advisory board members and Innoviris for financing the project. Research …

Book Launch: CULTURAL & CREATIVE INDUSTRIES IN BRUSSELS

Marlen Komorowski News and events

MCB contributed to the new book with the title “Cultural and Creative Industries in Brussels – La créativité dans une ville divisée”. The book is out now. Chapter 2 called “Brussels’ Media Industry – A first look into its size and composition” is authored by MCB researchers Marlen Komorowski and Victor Wiard. You can get the book by clicking here. …

Join us at the MCB closing event (Irib Lunch Session) on 12 December

Marlen Komorowski News and events

MCB is delighted to invite you to the closing event of the project. As part of the Lunch Session Series of Irib (L’Institut de recherches interdisciplinaires sur Bruxelles), the MCB research team will present the research findings of the MCB project of almost 4 years of research (including survey findings, data analysis and more). Join us for the presentation, discussion, …

New Deliverable 6.3: Communities of Practice in Brussels

Sabri Derinoz News and events

The new Deliverable 6.3 is available. This report aims to provide a better understanding of the roles of communities of practice (CoPs) for media workers in (and around) the Brussels-Capital Region. It is the third (and last) Deliverable of Work Package 6 on “Media workers as communities of practice”.   Deliverable 6.3 can be found in the section Publications. Click here to download: …

MCB supports the official launch of the MediaHub Brussels

Victor Wiard News and events

The MediaHub Brussels was officially launched on Tuesday. Minister of Media and Brussels Sven Gatz and the VUB, together with the business world, set up this new initiative. The launch was accompanied by an event in Brussels in presence of Sven Gatz (Flemish minister of Culture, Youth and Media), Caroline Pauwels (rector of the VUB) as well as professors in …

MCB invites you to the new MediaHub Brussels Conference

Marlen Komorowski News and events

On 19 June 2018 Minister Sven Gatz and VUB Rector Caroline Pauwels will launch the MediaHub Brussels and the new “MediaHub Brussels Conference” that will take place yearly. The MediaHub Brussel wants to stimulate cooperations between media companies, cross-disciplinary academic researchers, and policy makers, to strengthen the media industry. The launch event will also present the new degree “Postgraduate in …

Cape Town: MCB presents new research insights to the academic community

Marlen Komorowski News and events

This years’ World Media Economics and Management Conference (WMEMC) took place in Cape Town. Hundreds of academics exchanged new research and insights about the media industry in South Africa. On May 9, MCB researcher, Marlen Komorowski, presented the latest insights from the MCB project to an international audience at the conference. Cape Town welcomes media academics The topic of WMEMC …

Screen.brussels welcomes MCB researcher to its board

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Screen.brussels‘ aim is to support audiovisual entrepreneurs in the Brussels-Capital Region. Its role is to provide support and expertise to audiovisual players. In 2018, the Board welcomes a new member: MCB researcher Marlen Komorowski. Since 2016, the screen.brussels cluster is part of the screen.brussels umbrella organisation, which includes four entities: cluster, fund, business and film commission. In two years, screen.brussels …

Building the Future of Brussels: You are invited!

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media Clusters Brussels invites you to join the Night of Knowledge on Brussels 2018. Organized by the Brussels Studies Institute, Brussels Studies and Brussels Academy, this event will bring together researchers and the public to debate about the future of Brussels. You can find out more by clicking here. When? 16 March 2018, 19:00-00:00 Where? Kaaitheater, Brussels What is it …

Do you even publish? MCB publishes about Twitter analysis

Marlen Komorowski News and events

The journal Telematics and Informatics (Elsevier) published online the latest paper of SMIT, called “Twitter data analysis for studying communities of practice in the media industry”. The paper was a collaborative project together with ETRO researchers. Marlen Komorowski together with Nikos Deligiannis and Tien Do Huu, analysed communities of practice in Brussels’ media industry. The research was part of Media …