MCB supports the official launch of the MediaHub Brussels

Victor Wiard News and events

The MediaHub Brussels was officially launched on Tuesday. Minister of Media and Brussels Sven Gatz and the VUB, together with the business world, set up this new initiative. The launch was accompanied by an event in Brussels in presence of Sven Gatz (Flemish minister of Culture, Youth and Media), Caroline Pauwels (rector of the VUB) as well as professors in …

MCB invites you to the new MediaHub Brussels Conference

Marlen Komorowski News and events

On 19 June 2018 Minister Sven Gatz and VUB Rector Caroline Pauwels will launch the MediaHub Brussels and the new “MediaHub Brussels Conference” that will take place yearly. The MediaHub Brussel wants to stimulate cooperations between media companies, cross-disciplinary academic researchers, and policy makers, to strengthen the media industry. The launch event will also present the new degree “Postgraduate in …

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 …

MCB at VRT’s Media Fast Forward! Come and join us!

Marlen Komorowski News and events

Media Clusters Brussels (MCB) is inviting you to the Media Fast Forward event on 5 December in the Bozar! This year, VRT, Var and BOZAR are organizing a special edition of Media Fast Forward, the yearly networking and inspiration event on media innovation. Media Fast Forward aims to engage entrepreneurs, media professionals, researchers, advertisers and everyone with interest in media …

Event on Brexit: An opportunity for Brussels

Marlen Komorowski News and events

The Brussels State Secretary for Foreign Trade, Cécile Jodogne, and Brussels Invest & Export invited London-based broadcasters to an event titled “Brussels, An ideal place for Media industries in the EU”. MCB researcher Marlen Komorowski presented insights on “Brussels’ Media Industry Environment” integrating results of the MCB research project. The goal of the event was to highlight and promote Brussels …

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 …

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 …

Cluster.Brussels at Screens.Brussels for an anniversary party !

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Screen.Brussels is an association of actors of the audiovisual industry which defines itself as the cluster for audiovisual content production in Brussels. It aims at bringing key institutions and actors of the sector together by hosting networking events, fostering connexions and creating visibility for members. It celebrated its second birthday on the 16th of october. The event The event was …

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 …