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Välbesökta slutseminarier för Beta Borås
12 December 2018
Minister for Culture visited Beta Borås
20 August 2018
The Swedish Minister for Culture and Democracy, Alice Bah Kuhnke, was keen to learn about the Beta Borås Media & Democracy project so she visited the test editorial team at Borås Tidning. Her impression: an inspiring and positive venture.
New CEO at Lindholmen Science Park AB
14 August 2018
Lindholmen Science Park’s new CEO, Tord Hermansson, will take office on October 1. “I am proud of and enthusiastic about this new opportunity, and I am looking forward to working to strengthen the power of Swedish innovation.”
From Lindholmen Science Park to the Volvo Group
24 May 2018
After 13 exciting years at Lindholmen Science Park, it is now time for Niklas Wahlberg to leave his post as CEO and take on new challenges in the Volvo Group. “What I’ve been part of for all these years has been fantastic,” Niklas says.
Beta Borås goes live
5 April 2018
Media & Democracy’s test editorial team at Borås Tidning – Beta Borås – has now gone live. This means it is fully operational with new publications characterized by experimental journalistic development.
Facebook catches up with Norwegian local media
26 March 2018
Media & Democracy at Lindholmen Science Park has just published a new report. The report focuses on local media consumption in Norway, where a new study by the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo found that Facebook has, in a short period of time, become as important a source for local information as local newspapers and public service media.
Unique test editorial team launched at Borås Tidning daily
1 March 2018
The Media & Democracy innovation and research program has recruited a test editorial team to the Borås Tidning (BT) daily, tasked with the experiment of researching the kind of local current affairs journalism that appeals to 25-35 year olds. The team started its work on March 1.
Lindholmen Science Park strengthens its strategic management
23 February 2018
Lindholmen Science Park AB is under constant development and growth, and to further strengthen the development of its operational breadth, Martin Svensson has been appointed program manager. In his role, he will lead the strategic development of several of the operations that the company is responsible for.
Media & democracy launches test editorial team for new local journalism
30 January 2018
What kind of local current affairs journalism attracts and is relevant to 25-35-year-olds? During 2018, Media & democracy at Lindholmen Science Park is leading a unique research and innovation project in Borås. “We have just had external financing of more than SEK 2 M approved,” says Program Manager Martin Holmberg.
Fact Checks and Election Coverage engaged the media industry
25 January 2018
1) The term “fake news” is particularly poorly chosen. 2) Fact-checking convinces even Trump voters. 3) Today’s parties and politicians work systematically with social media, thereby having a greater impact. These were the three themes at a Media & Democracy seminar that yielded many exciting perspectives.
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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.