October 10th, 2011: Focus on quality - media critics and ombudsmen

The German initiative for quality in journalism (“Qualität im Journalismus”) invites to its conference in the city of Berlin. Experts from media and science will discuss the influence of media critics and ombudsmen on German media.


February 23th, 2011: Journalistic culture in different media systems

The Department of Communication and Journalism - Institute of Political Science at the University of Wroclaw invites to a conference examining the development of journalistic culture in an era of market competition.


February 17th & 18th, 2011: Media and civil society – problems and perspectives

The German Media Ethics Network (“Netzwerk Medienethik”) invites to its annual conference in the city of Munich. Media researchers and journalists will discuss the problems and perspectives of “Media and civil society”.


June 18th, 2010: Journalism in the digital age

A German newspaper research association organizes a public conference at Dortmund. Media researchers from Dortmund, Münster and Stuttgart will talk about the challenges of journalism in the digital age.


April 29th & 30th, 2010: Media journalism - problems and perspectives

"Message", the International Journal for Journalism, turns 10 and celebrates its birthday with a conference on the state of media journalism, co-organized by the Erich Brost Institute and the European Journalism Observatory.


March 26th & 27th, 2010: Online communication - current tendencies and dynamics

Members of the MediaAcT consortium present their findings at the annual conference of the Swiss Association of Communication and Media Research at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.


February 18th, 2010: Wild west in the WWW? The digital revolution as a problem of media ethics

In a public panel discussion at the Erich Brost Institute, international experts from practical journalism and communication studies adress ethical challenges of online communication and media convergence.


February 18th to 21st, 2010: MediaAcT Inauguration Workshop

The kick-off meeting marks the official start of the MediaAcT project and brings researchers from 13 different countries to Dortmund's Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism.


About MediaAcT

MediaAcT is a comparative research project on media accountability systems in EU member states as indicators for media pluralism in Europe.


Funded by the EC

Project funded under the Socio-economic Sciences and Humanties


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