Publications

DELIVERABLES, REPORTS, PRESENTATIONS AND OTHER PUBLICATIONS: On this page, you can download all publications of the MCB project.

Deliverables

4.3a – Methodological Report on the Survey of Workers and Communities of Practice in Brussels’ Media Industry

Wiard, V., et al. (2018) “Methodological Report on the Survey of Workers and Communities of Practice in Brussels’ Media Industry”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 4: Media workers’ skills, profiles and social networks, Deliverable 4.3a, 2018.

4.2b – Database on media employees and self-employed in Brussels

Wiard, V., et al. (2018) “Database on media employees and self-employed in Brussels”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 4: Media workers’ skills, profiles and social networks, Deliverable 4.2b, 2018.

1.1d – Report on Structured Literature Review: CCI and Media Cluster Literature

Komorowski, M. (2017) “Report on Structured Literature Review: CCI and Media Cluster Literature”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 2: Media organizations’ characteristics and value chain, Deliverable 1.1d, June 2017.

6.2 – Report on Communities of Practice: Overview and Preliminary Trends

Derinöz, S., Plazy, S. and Patriarche, G. (2017) “Communities of Practice in the Brussels Media Sector: Overview and Preliminary Trends”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 6: Media workers as communities of practice, Deliverable 6.2, September 2017.

2.3a – Report on Data Analysis: Brussels’ media industry

Komorowski, M. (2017) “Report on Data Analysis: Brussels’ media industry”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 2: Media organizations’ characteristics and value chain, Deliverable 2.3a, April 2017.

4.2a – Report of Analysis: First Census of Media Workers in Brussels

Wiard, V. and Domingo, D. (2017) “Report of analysis: first census of media workers in Brussels”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 4: Media workers‘ skills, profiles and social networks, Deliverable 4.2a, April 2017.

2.1 – Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Institutions’ Activities and Networks

Komorowski, M. (2015) “Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Institutions’ Activities and Networks”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 2: Media organizations’ characteristics and value chain, Deliverable 2.1, February 2015.

1.1c – Report on Classifying Media Clusters into a Typology

Komorowski, M. (2016) “Report on Classifying Media Clusters into a Typology”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 1: Conceptual coordination of mapping Brussels’ media industry, Deliverable 1.1c, June 2016.

2.2b – Database on media organisations within Belgium (UPDATE)

Komorowski, M. (2016) “Database on media organisations within Belgium (UPDATE)”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 2: Media organizations’ characteristics and value chain, Deliverable 2.2b, April 2016.

1.1b – Report Towards a Common Framework for Media Clusters Brussels

Komorowski, M. (2015) “Report Towards a Common Framework for Media Clusters Brussels”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 1: Conceptual coordination of mapping Brussels’ media industry, Deliverable 1.1b, October 2015.

5.1 – Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Workers’ Mobility and Attachment

Wiard, V. (2015) “Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Workers’ Mobility and Attachment”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 5: Media workers’ mobility and local attachment, Deliverable 5.1, October 2015.

6.1 – Report on Theoretical Framework: Communities of Practice

Plazy, S. and Patriarche, G. (2015) “Report on Theoretical Framework: Communities of Practice in a Media Cluster Context”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 6: Media workers as communities of practice, Deliverable 6.1, July 2015.

2.2a – Database on media organisations within Belgium

Komorowski, M. (2015) “Database on media organisations within Belgium”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 2: Media organizations’ characteristics and value chain, Deliverable 2.2a, June 2015.

1.1a: Report on Scoping the Research of Media Clusters Brussels

Komorowski, M. (2015) “Report on Scoping the Research of Media Clusters Brussels”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 1: Conceptual coordination of mapping Brussels’ media industry, Deliverable 1.1a, May 2015.

4.1 – Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Workers’ Skills and Profiles

Wiard, V. (2015) “Report on Theoretical Framework: Media Workers’ Skills and Profiles”, Media Clusters Brussels, Work Package 4: Media workers‘ skills, profiles and social networks, Deliverable 4.1, April 2015.

Presentations

MediaHub Brussels Launch 2018 in Brussels: “THE BRUSSELS’ MEDIA ECOSYSTEM”

Komorowski, M., (2018) “The Brussels’ media ecosystem”, Presentation at MediaHub Brussels Launch event, Thon Hotel, Brussels (BE), 19 June 2018.

Conference presentation 2018 in Cape Town: “Working paper: THE ECONOMICS OF MEDIA CLUSTERS – Localities of media activities in a globalized world”

Komorowski, M. & Fodor, M. (2018) “Working paper: THE ECONOMICS OF MEDIA CLUSTERS – Localities of media activities in a globalized world”, Presentation at the World Media Economis and Management Conference: MEDIA MANAGEMENT IN THE AGE OF TECH GIANTS: COLLABORATION OR CO-OPETITION? Rhodes University, Cape Town (South Africa) 6-9 May 2018.

Presentation 2018 in Brussels: “SMIT and Brussels’ media industry research”

Komorowski, M., (2018) “SMIT and Brussels’ media industry research”, Presentation at screen.brussels cluster board meeting, screen.brussels, Brussels (BE), 6 March 2018.

Seminar presentation 2017 in London: “Brussels’ Media Industry Environment”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “Brussels’ Media Industry Environment”, Presentation at Brussels, An ideal place for Media industries in the EU, Brussels Invest & Export, Brussels State Secretary for Foreign Trade and Association for International Broadcasting, Cadogan Hall, London (UK) 8 November 2017.

Summer School presentation 2017 in Porto: “The Clustering of Media in Localities”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “The Clustering of Media in Localities: Strengthening Media Clusters in Brussels and Beyond”, Presentation at the CREIMA Summer School: The Creative Industries and Media Management Course, University of Porto, Porto (Portugal), 06 July 2017.

Conference presentation 2017 in Ghent: “The multidisciplinarity of media and CCI clusters – A structured literature review”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “The multidisciplinarity of media and CCI clusters – A structured literature review”, Presentation at the European Media Management Association (emma) annual conference: Value Creation in Media Markets: Business Models, Clusters and Ecosystems, VUB, University of Ghent, Ghent (Brussels) 11-13 May 2017.

Pre-conference emma Presentation in Ghent 2017: “The Case of the Future Mediapark.brussels”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “The Case of the Future Mediapark.brussels”, Presentation at the Pre-Conference of the European Media Management Association (emma) annual conference: Creative Clusters, Media Hubs and everything in between. Putting theory to the test, VUB, University of Ghent, Ghent (Brussels) 10 May 2017.

Pre-conference emma Presentation in Ghent 2017: “An Introduction to the Theory”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “An Introduction to the Theory”, Presentation at the Pre-Conference of the European Media Management Association (emma) annual conference: Creative Clusters, Media Hubs and everything in between. Putting theory to the test, VUB, University of Ghent, Ghent (Brussels) 10 May 2017.

Seminar Presentation 2017 in Almaty: “A Typology for a New Research Discourse”

Komorowski, M., (2017) “Media Clusters: A Typology for a New Research Discourse”, Presentation, Seminar at International School of Economics and Social Sciences (ISE), Almaty (Kazakhstan), 14 February 2017.

Seminar presentation 2016 in Brussels: “Brussels’ media industry”

Komorowski, M., Wiard, V. and Plazy, S. (2016) “Brussels’ media industry – The place to be for institutions, workers and communities?”, Workshop: Understanding Culture and Creativity in Brussels, VUB, ULB, USL-B, Brussels (Belgium), Royal library of Belgium, 8 December 2016.

Conference presentation 2016 in Porto: “Untangling media clusters”

Komorowski, M., (2016) “Untangling media clusters: Towards a new typology”, Presentation at the European Media Management Association (emma) annual conference: Creativity, Coopetition and Uncertainty in Media, Faculty of Arts (FLUP), Porto University, Porto (Portugal) 2-5 June 2016.

Conference presentation 2016 in NY: “The Characteristics of Local Media Clusters”

Komorowski, M., (2016) “The Characteristics of Local Media Clusters: An Integrated Approach”, Presentation, World Media Economics and Management Conference (WMEMC): Gobal Media & Local Entrepreneurs at Fordham University, New York (USA), 2-6 May 2016.

Conference presentation 2015 in Angers: “A New Approach to Media Cluster Research”

Komorowski, M., Plazy, S., Wiard, V. (2015) “A New Approach to Media Cluster Research: Bringing the Human Factor back into Scope”, Séminaire International – Cultural and Creative Quarters and Clusters at University of Angers “Developing a Global Perspective”, Angers (France), 8-9 June 2015. – Click here to download the abstract.

Others

SMIT POLICY BRIEF #11 (EN)

Komorowski, M. (2017) “The Brexit, the media industry and Belgium: Time is running out for policy action”, SMIT – VUB, Studies on Media, Innovation and Technology, Policy Brief Series, 20 September 2017.

SMIT POLICY BRIEF #10 (NL)

Komorowski, M.  and Picone, I. (2017) “De vorming van een Mediacluster in Brussel. Welke rol kan en moet beleid spelen?”, SMIT – VUB, Studies on Media, Innovation and Technology, Policy Brief Series, 7 March 2017.

Academic poster at Anticipate Symposium

Komorowski, M. (2016) “Media Clusters Brussels – Project Summary”, Anticipate Symposium by INNOVIRIS, Brussels (Belgium), 15 April 2016.

Academic Publications

Observatorio: To be or not to be the media industry – Delineation to a fuzzy concept

Final published version (free access) to: Komorowski, M. & Ranaivoson, H. (2018) “To be or not to be the media industry – Delineation to a fuzzy concept”, Observatorio, 12(2), pp. 001-022, doi: 1646-5954/ERC123483/2018 001. Click here for the Journal access.

Telematics & Informatics: “Twitter data analysis for studying communities of practice in the media industry”

Preprint version of: Komorowski, M., Huu, T.D. and Deligiannis, N. (2018) “Twitter data analysis for studying communities of practice in the media industry”, Telematics and Informatics 35(1), 195-212, doi: 10.1016/j.tele.2017.11.001. Click here for the journal version.

European Planning Studies: “A novel typology of media clusters”

Pre-publish version of: Komorowski, M. (2017) “A novel typology of media clusters”, European Planning Studies 25(8), pp. 1334-1356, doi: 10.1080/09654313.2017.1303823. Click here for the Journal version.

International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics: “The seven parameters of media clusters”

Pre-publish version of: Komorowski, M. (2016) “The seven parameters of media clusters: An integrated approach for local cluster analysis”, International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics, 12(2), 171-191, doi: 10.1386/macp.12.2.171_1. Click here for the Journal version.