eMEDia at the “Shaping the Future of News Media” conference in Barcelona on June 18, 2015

The eMEDia project will be presented at the conference “Shaping the Future of News Media”, the International Conference on Integrated Journalism Education, Research and Innovation which will be held in Barcelona, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Poblenou campus), from June 17th to 19th 2015.

“Shaping the future of News Media” aims at covering new perspectives of media ecosystems and promoting interaction and discussion among academics, professionals and educators interested in fostering quality and innovation in the field of journalism as well as expanding research networks among scholars working in the field of digital journalism, media education and the journalistic practice.

The eMEDia session entitled “An international collaboration on the development of a joint master’s degree in cross‐media journalism: the eMEDia project” will be held on June 18 and will be presented by Seda Atabay, University of Barcelona.

During the same conference, Sergio Villanueva, University of Barcelona, will give a keynote lecture entitle “Towards a citizen storytelling: when transmedia activists and journalists work together”.

The conference programme is available here.