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Medier & demokrati takes the initiative on digitalisation and democracy
29 September 2020
How can we reinforce the democratic perspective as part of the accelerating digitalisation of society? And how can innovation stimulate the development of democratic processes? Medier & demokrati and AI Sweden are now launching a new and significant national initiative to investigate these future issues.
Lindholmen Open Days – Global benefits for this decade
23 September 2020
Between 15 and 17 September, Lindholmen Science Park celebrated its 20th anniversary with a three-day online version of the Lindholmen Open Days. The event, called “Global benefits for this decade”, looked back over the developments that had shaped this productive innovation hub and gave some insights into future progress.
Region Västra Götaland Continues Financing of Medier & demokrati
25 June 2020
The collaboration platform Medier & demokrati will continue to receive funding from Region Västra Götaland . "The Region's long-term commitment to the development of media landscape, and thus democracy, is both gratifying and inspiring", says Tord Hermansson, CEO of Lindholmen Science Park.
A Study of Public Journalism's Sporadic Consumers
23 June 2020
Research in recent decades has indicated that increasing numbers of media users never consume public journalism or only do so infrequently. In the scope of a new Medier & demokrati project, Ulrika Andersson, media researcher at the University of Gothenburg, will investigate how sporadic users in the age group 20-35 are exposed to public journalism.
Data and AI are transforming news media
16 June 2020
Data and AI-driven development are hot. But what opportunities and challenges does this pose for journalism and the media industry? Medier & demokrati's second report for 2020 seeks answers in international research and among innovative key people.
Eva Thorslund joins the Medier & demokrati management team
11 June 2020
There is a new name in the Medier & demokrati management team: Ewa Thorslund, the new CEO of Tidningsutgivarna. "I am really glad." Ewa Thorslund is well acquainted with the development and challenges of the media industry, as well as the impact of digitalisation on society and commercial policy. "Her competence is a valuable addition to Medier & demokrati," says Jonathan Falck, chairman of the management team.
Nominate the 2020 collaborator of the year
4 June 2020
Who do you think has created conditions for successful partnerships during the past year in an open and committed way? Now is the time for nominations! The collaborator of the year will be awarded during Lindholmen Open Days in September.
Continue to collaborate for future opportunities
26 March 2020
Never has collaboration been as important as it is now. Various measures are currently being taken to support the Swedish economy and mitigate the consequences of the coronavirus outbreak. Within the innovation system, we can contribute by continuing to look ahead. "We need to find and establish new ways and forms to quickly get the pace up once the situation has stabilized," says Tord Hermansson, CEO of Lindholmen Science Park.
Anders Thoresson joins Medier & demokrati
24 March 2020
Anders Thoresson is the new project manager for Medier & demokrati's national pilot initiative within media-related AI innovation. The initiative is run together with AI Innovation of Sweden and the media corporations Hall Media, Stampen and Sveriges Television. - It is fun and challenging to be able to combine what I know about technology with what I know about journalism and media, he says.
Five questions for…
6 March 2020
… Jenny Wiik, who will be working as Flexit Researcher at Medier & demokrati from 1 March.
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Film & TV
Arena for film, TV, and gaming
Lindholmen Science Park stimulates innovation and production of new concepts within the media industry.
Audiovisual Talks - Grab Them - on art, democracy, and the technical challenges of working with deep fake
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