MCB and emma bring experts together

Marlen Komorowski News and events

On May 10, leading experts were invited to present their research and insights on different media clusters from all over Europe and world-wide. This unique seminar was co-organized by Media Clusters Brussels and took place in Ghent. As part of this years’ conference of the European Media Management Association (emma), the seminar had the title “Creative Clusters, Media Hubs and …

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 …

Almaty invites MCB for research seminar

Marlen Komorowski News and events

This year, MCB researcher Marlen Komorowski travelled to Kazakhstan, Almaty. The researcher was invited to present and discuss the newest research results of the project with the professors and faculty members of the International School of Economics and Social Sciences (ISE). ISE is a joint project between the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and the Kazakh-British Technical …

Media Clusters Brussels in the news

Marlen Komorowski News and events

After last week’s press event, newspapers, magazines, radio and TV channels reported on the first insights of the Media Clusters Brussels project. The headlines of the news read: “Brussels is the media capital”. More than 30 journalists and representatives of local organizations and institutions attended the event. The Media Clusters Brussels researchers, Marlen Komorowski and Victor Wiard presented the quantitative …

Press Event: New insights revealed on the plans of VRT, RTBF and SAU-MSI

Marlen Komorowski News and events

On Thursday March 16th, the Media Clusters Brussels project organized as part of the press event a short debate between Geert De Preeter (Project Director VRT), Bauduin Auquier (Senior Project Leader Reyers 2020), Jan Verheyen (SAU-MSI, Urban Development Corporation) and Florence Le Cam (Chair in Journalism at ULB) about the new media park in Reyerslaan in Brussels, where big national …

PRESS EVENT / ÉVÉNEMENT PRESSE / PERS EVENT

Victor Wiard News and events

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 …

Find more Deliverables: D 5.1 on media workers’ mobility and attachment

Victor Wiard News and events

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’ …

Video presentation of BROTARU: an example of a media community of practice in Brussels

Sylvain Plazy News and events

As part of the ongoing research on media communities of practice in Brussels we went and filmed a BROTARU session on May 2, 2016. The aim of this video (in French, version with translation to be uploaded soon) is to provide an insight of the goals and challenges of communities of practice. BROTARU is a monthly gathering of video games developers …

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 …