MCB presented research in the Bozar

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media Clusters Brussels (MCB) was at this year’s VRT’s Media Fast Forward event on 5 December in the Bozar with a booth. More than 1.500 participants of the event networked and listened to talks and panels of media professionals. And, they had the chance to check out MCB’s latest research results in the so-called Future Zone. The programme in the …

MCB at Brussels Academy

Victor Wiard News and events

Members of MCB have recently participated in a series of conferences and debates coordinated by Brussels Academy. The event series was called “Which Media for Brussels?”.Brussels Academy is a project that aims at putting together recent research on Brussels with academics and citizens from the Brussels Capital. The program was a developed together with Brussels Academy members: Tout Autre Information, the …

New Research of MCB presented in Ghent

Marlen Komorowski News and events

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

Marlen Komorowski News and events

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 …

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 the Big Apple

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media Clusters Brussels (MCB) had the opportunity to present at the international World Media Economics and Management Conference (WMEMC) in New York City, the Big Apple. The presentation offered the audience of more than 60 media researchers from all around the world insights into the conceptual research framework developed by MCB in Deliverable 1.1b in Work Package 1. The presentation …

Conference presentation 2016 at WMEMC NY

Marlen Komorowski Publications

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 at Angers

Victor Wiard Publications

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.

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 …