MCB presents at seminar in Brussels

Marlen Komorowski News and events

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 …

Do you even publish? MCB’s first journal article is out

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Marlen Komorowski, researcher of MCB and doctoral student of the VUB, published her first MCB article in the International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics. The 12th Volume (2) of the journal published in June this year by Intellect, features a number of high quality articles in the area on politics of communication and cultural processes in their local, international …

Find more Deliverables: D 5.1 on media workers’ mobility and attachment

Victor Wiard News and events

More Deliverables on media workers can be found on the MCB website. After D4.1, it is the turn of D5.1. As you might remember, D4.1. set the basis for the study of media workers in Brussels by defining the differences between media professionals, media companies’ employees and media producers. It also explained why and how to study media workers’ profiles and skills. …

More Deliverables are online: D 2.1 – Media Institutions in Media Clusters

Marlen Komorowski News and events

After the summer break and the beginning of the new academic year 2016-2017, Media Clusters Brussels is happy to make more Deliverables available within the coming weeks. The first one is Deliverable 2.1 – Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Institutions’ Activities and Networks about Media Institutions in Media Clusters. Deliverable 2.1 is dedicated to Work Package 2 – Media organisations’ …

Brussels’ Media Survey: a survey for all media workers in and around Brussels!

Victor Wiard News and events

With the start of the 2016-2017 academic year, Media Clusters Brussels is launching the Brussels’ Media Survey. With this questionnaire, MCB hopes to gather data regarding media workers and professionals, students and enthusiasts working in and around Brussels in the area of news, new and digital media, TV, movies, advertising, public relations, print media, etc. The purpose of the survey is …

Participez à l’enquête sur les médias Bruxellois!

Victor Wiard News and events

Vous travaillez dans le domaine des médias ? Vous êtes journaliste, publicitaire, web designer, cameraman, attaché de presse, manager, producteur, créateur de jeux vidéos, community manager, … ? Alors aidez-nous à vous aider ! En remplissant l’enquête sur les travailleurs médiatiques bruxellois et en la partageant, vous participez à un projet de recherche fondamentale soutenu par les trois université de …

Video presentation of BROTARU: an example of a media community of practice in Brussels

Sylvain Plazy News and events

As part of the ongoing research on media communities of practice in Brussels we went and filmed a BROTARU session on May 2, 2016. The aim of this video (in French, version with translation to be uploaded soon) is to provide an insight of the goals and challenges of communities of practice. BROTARU is a monthly gathering of video games developers …

The Brussels’ Media Survey is online!

Victor Wiard News and events

Media Clusters Brussels is launching the Brussels’ Media Survey. The MCB project seeks input from the media sector via an online survey. With this questionnaire, MCB targets media professionals, students and enthusiasts working in and around Brussels in the area of news, new and digital media, TV, movies, advertising, public relations, print media, etc. The purpose of the survey is …

MCB presents in Porto at the emma conference

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media Cluster Brussels (MCB) travelled last week to Porto in Portugal. On-going research was presented at the annual conference (2-5 June, 2016) of the European Media Management Association (emma). The European Media Management Association (emma) is an international not-for-profit academic organisation that was founded in 2003. The goals of the association is to support growth in media management research, scholarship and practice throughout Europe …

MCB at BMiX seminar

Victor Wiard News and events

Last week, Media Clusters Brussels went to the BMiX seminar (which to be honest wasn’t very difficult as the seminar was happening at the VUB). BMiX or “Brussels: Mixity and X-essibility for liveable urbanization”, is a research project funded by Innoviris. It organized a seminar entitled “Perspectives on Functional Mixing and Accessibility for a Livable Metropolitan Region”, in collaboration with the …