Research group at imec & Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Studies in Media, Innovation and Technology

Making your technology society-proof

Smart Media

Understanding contemporary media in a digital age

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Smart Cities

Making cities smarter by co-creating solutions for urban issues

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Smart Health and work

Integrating digital tools in the daily practice of healthcare and work

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We offer services for living lab, market & policy, and privacy, ethics & literacy research

Areas we work in

Our research focuses on three domains of digital innovation: Media, Cities and Health & work. Within those domains, projects can take on a variety of topics.

Latest News Posts News Archive

Policy Brief
10 Mar 2020
Policy Brief #35: Finally beyond the status quo? An analysis of steps taken to improve gender equality in the European audiovisual sector.
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Policy Brief
10 Mar 2020
Policy Brief #34: Vlaams middenveld en mediasector voor een sterke en slagvaardige VRT, maar wel één die zich op alle vlakken onderscheidt
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Policy Brief
10 Mar 2020
Policy Brief #33: Three main regulatory challenges for 5G roll-out in Belgium
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Policy Brief
10 Mar 2020
Policy Brief #32: Does it hurt? The sensitivity of health data
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Policy Brief
10 Mar 2020
Policy brief #31: Vrouwen in de Vlaamse filmsector: gezocht…en gevonden?
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Upcoming Events Event Archive

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25 Sep 2019 — 15 May 2020

The Media Economics Programme by SMIT

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25 Sep 2019 — 27 Sep 2019

Training 1: Basics and transformations of media economics

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23 Oct 2019 — 25 Oct 2019

Training 2: Trending technologies, blockchain and Media Economics (23/10 – 25/10)

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27 Nov 2019 — 29 Nov 2019

Training 3: The interplay of Media Economics And Europan policy in a digital age (27/11 – 29/11)

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11 Dec 2019 — 13 Dec 2019

Training 4: Copyright Economics before and after the new copyright directive (11/12 – 13/12)

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12 Feb 2020 — 13 Dec 2019

Training 5: Mergers and acquisitions in media, telecommunications and ICT markets (12/02 – 14/02)

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11 Mar 2020 — 13 Mar 2020

Training 6: Advertising in a Digital era (11/03 – 13/03)

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25 Mar 2020 — 27 Mar 2020

Training 7: Cyber Security and privacy in relation to Marketing and Media Economics (25/03 – 27/03)

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22 Apr 2020 — 24 Apr 2020

Training 8: Economics of Journalism (22/04 – 24/04)

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