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 …

Lessons from MediaCityUK: Focus on the community

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On Monday September 11, and in the context of the future Media Park at Reyers in Brussels, the social and economic council of the Brussels-Capital Region (Conseil économique et social – economische and sociale raad) invited to a conference named “Reyers: towards a multimedia pole”. Alice Webb, director of BBC Children and BBC North, was invited to share insights from …

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

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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’ …

Publication of D4.1: Theoretical Framework on Media Workers’ Skills and Profiles

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After Deliverable 1.1a, it is time for Work Package 4 to release its first results on the Theoretical Framework on Media Workers’ Skills and Profiles. Within the MCB project, Work Packages 4 and 5 focus on media workers in the city. The framework can be downloaded from our website in the section of Publications. The researchers are working hard on publishing more …