When: April 5-9, 2017
Where: Perugia, Italy
What is it? A Mecca for journalists, journalisms students, media scholars, and media agencies who convene to discuss new ideas, concepts, and tools that can improve their work. The festival and its keynotes and workshops are free of charge.
DateTuesday, March 28th, 2017
When: March 21st and 22nd
Where: Geneva, EBU headquarters
What is it? The Big Data Conference hosted by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) brings together journalists, academics, tech people, legal experts and marketers to discuss the different challenges and opportunities that arise in the context of using big data for public service media in Europe.
DateFriday, March 10th, 2017
When: February 17th
Where: Deutsche Welle, Bonn
What is it? A conference and networking event for both journalists and media managers interested in new tech, tools, and strategies in the realm of multi-platform publishing. Crossmedia-Tag is organized by netzwerk medien-trainer.
DateWednesday, February 15th, 2017
Tagscrossmedia-tag, multi-platform publishing, netzwerk medien-trainer, truly media, ugc verification
When: January 18th
Where: Luxembourg Congrès, Luxembourg
What is it? A get-together of various European big data stakeholders.
DateTuesday, January 17th, 2017
When: January 10th
Where: European Parliament, Brussels
What is it? A meeting of experts dedicated to putting HLT (Human Language Technologies) on the European political agenda.
DateFriday, January 6th, 2017
On December 8, 2016, Flemish Radio and Television company VRT hosted yet another instalment of its innovation conference Media Fast Forward in Brussels. Peggy van der Kreeft from DW Innovation attended the event.
DateWednesday, January 4th, 2017
Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2016
When: October 31st – November 6th
Where: University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
What is it?
Launched in 2012 the Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week is the annual highlight event for a number of worldwide initiatives hosted and coordinated by UNESCO. It includes the Media and Information Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue Conference (MILID) as well as the first General Assembly of the Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy (GAPMIL). It it furthermore the stage for the Global MIL Awards honouring innovative media and information literacy related projects and activities.
DateMonday, October 31st, 2016
VR AND 360° FILMING FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTERS
When: October 19th, 20th 2016
Where: London, GB
What is it?
VR & AR World brings together the leading exponents of Virtual and Augmented Reality worldwide, featuring technology case studies, debates and demonstrations to unite the ecosystem and maximise the full commercial potential of this rapidly developing new technology.
DateMonday, October 17th, 2016
Virtual Reality’s biggest bet
When: October 1st 2016
Where: Lampedusa , Italy
What is it?
Prix Italia, originally launched in 1948, is one of Italy’s most important Media and Culture events. Lasting from September 30th to October 2nd, Prix Italia 2016 again gathers media and culture actors from all over the World “to promote and celebrate the best quality, innovation and creativity in the production of Radio and Television programmes and content for the Web.” This year’s edition chose a radical approach to draw attention to one of the major challenges of our time: the refugee crisis. All of Prix Italia 2016 numerous cultural events, workshops and expert discussions will focus on this topic.
DateThursday, September 29th, 2016
Electronic Media & Entertainment
When: 11 – 12 September 2016
Where: Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands
What is it?
The IBC is a key platform to meet with companies and people active in the international electronic media and entertainment industry. The IBC Exhibition takes place from 9 – 13 September 2016 in Amsterdam with the IBC Conference running from 8 – 12 September. According to the organisers, in 2015, the event attracted more than 55,000 attendees from 170 countries around the world, exhibiting more than 1,600 technology suppliers.
DateTuesday, September 6th, 2016