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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.
AI challenges the Media industry
25 February 2020
Artificial intelligence and automated services are precipitating major changes. For society and for industries. And journalism and the media are no exception. Data and AI-based technology are growing in importance for innovation and development. What opportunities and challenges does this pose to the news media?
Unique media initiative within AI innovation
19 December 2019
Medier & demokrati and AI Innovation of Sweden are starting a national pilot initiative with a focus on media-specific AI innovation. Three media companies are on board from day one: Hall Media, Stampen Media and Sveriges Television. - We're very happy about the initiative, says Martin Holmberg, Programme Manager at Medier & demokrati.
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