Where did he go? MCB researcher on academic stay in Finland

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One of MCB’s researchers was away from the ULB for a while. Indeed, Victor Wiard (ULB) had the opportunity to stay four months at the COMET research center of the University of Tampere (Finland) with the help of Innoviris and the FNRS. COMET combines practical orientation with an ambitious theoretical approach to the field of media and communication research. It has gained …

MCB and emma bring experts together

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On May 10, leading experts were invited to present their research and insights on different media clusters from all over Europe and world-wide. This unique seminar was co-organized by Media Clusters Brussels and took place in Ghent. As part of this years’ conference of the European Media Management Association (emma), the seminar had the title “Creative Clusters, Media Hubs and …

Really? 16.000 media workers in Brussels?

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Yes! The new research results of the MCB project show high concentrations of media workers in the Belgian capital. Researchers Victor Wiard and David Domingo authored the new Deliverable (4.2a), which presents various data of a census on media workers in Brussels that is now available for download on our website. The Deliverable named “First census of media workers in …

New Research of MCB presented in Ghent

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The Media Clusters Brussels (MCB) project co-organized last week the pre-conference of emma (10.05.2017) and presented new research at the conference (11.05-13.03.2017) in Ghent. The conference and pre-conference gave MCB the opportunity to extend their network in the field of Media Cluster research and disseminate the latest research results of the project. Emma, the European Media Management Association, is an international …

MCB invites you to Seminar in Ghent

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We invite you cordially to the Seminar “Creative Clusters, Media Hubs and everything in between. Putting theory to the test” on May 10 at the new Krook building in Ghent. The seminar is hosted by Ghent University and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, in collaboration with Media Clusters Brussels and De Krook as part of the 2017 conference of the European Media …

Almaty invites MCB for research seminar

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This year, MCB researcher Marlen Komorowski travelled to Kazakhstan, Almaty. The researcher was invited to present and discuss the newest research results of the project with the professors and faculty members of the International School of Economics and Social Sciences (ISE). ISE is a joint project between the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and the Kazakh-British Technical …

Media Clusters Brussels in the news

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After last week’s press event, newspapers, magazines, radio and TV channels reported on the first insights of the Media Clusters Brussels project. The headlines of the news read: “Brussels is the media capital”. More than 30 journalists and representatives of local organizations and institutions attended the event. The Media Clusters Brussels researchers, Marlen Komorowski and Victor Wiard presented the quantitative …

Press Event: New insights revealed on the plans of VRT, RTBF and SAU-MSI

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On Thursday March 16th, the Media Clusters Brussels project organized as part of the press event a short debate between Geert De Preeter (Project Director VRT), Bauduin Auquier (Senior Project Leader Reyers 2020), Jan Verheyen (SAU-MSI, Urban Development Corporation) and Florence Le Cam (Chair in Journalism at ULB) about the new media park in Reyerslaan in Brussels, where big national …

PRESS EVENT / ÉVÉNEMENT PRESSE / PERS EVENT

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REGISTRATION / INSCRIPTION / INSCHRIJVEN Find more information below (ENGLISH)! Plus d’informations ci-dessous (FRANÇAIS)! Meer informatie onderaan (NEDERLANDS)! ENGLISH WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF MEDIA IN THE BELGIAN CAPITAL? Join us for a press event! The media industry in Brussels is in transition and the Brussels Regional Government wants to make the city the new media capital starting with a …

MCB presents at seminar in Brussels

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Media Clusters Brussels had the opportuntity to present in Brussels the first research results at a seminar. The presentation was titled “Brussels’ media industry – The place to be for institutions, workers and communities?”. The research seminar “Understanding culture and creativity in Brussels: is Brussels the new Berlin?” was held in Brussels on December 8th, 2016. This seminar was organized …