MCB in Angers to talk about cultural clusters

Sylvain Plazy News and events

The  Media Cluster Brussels (MCB) team travelled to Angers in early June to present their on-going research on media clusters in an international seminar on cultural and creative quarters and clusters. The seminar, hosted by the Université d’Angers and the Valeur(s) project gathered around 50 researchers and scholars from all over the world to share their research, their work and …

Collaboration between companies – Media innovation presented at EMMA conference

Marlen Komorowski News and events

The success of media clusters relies on the ability of cluster members to cooperate and create partnerships. MCB has regognized this as essential factor for media clusters. Also, one of the desired outcomes of partnerships and successful clusters as identified by MCB are media innovation for the industry. However, it is not easy to overcome the natural obstacles that exist …

ICT cluster in Brussels – ICAB celebrates its 5th Birthday

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media clusters have one characteristic: they are supposed to bring companies closer to each other, not only on a geographical scale but also in their business practices leading to a flourishing environment for companies to grow in. This describes one of the success factors identified within the MCB project, the communities of practice. Communities of practice are the phenomenon of …

A media city in Reyers? A meeting with François Leclercq

Victor Wiard News and events

This week, François Leclercq was in Brussels for a conference entitled: “de passage en ville” (literally: coming in/going through town), organised by the ADT-ATO (the Agency for Territorial Development). This was an opportunity for us to hear the town planner, urban developer, entrepreneur and teacher on his vision of cities, their evolutions, and the future of Reyers.