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Future Week. MediaFutures Workshop: Towards Responsible Media Technology & Innovation

9 June, 2022 @ 09:30 - 12:00

As part of the Media City Bergen Future Week, MediaFutures will hold workshop on June 9. 

TITLE: Towards Responsible Media Technology & Innovation

WHEN: Thursday 9 June, 09:30-12:00
WHERE: Media City Bergen

REGISTRATION: https://mediacitybergen.no/future-week-22/

In this workshop, you will learn from MediaFutures’ young researchers in five work packages how new media technologies for media user engagement, media content production, media content interaction and accessibility, and audience understanding are developed and advanced to the next level. No matter if you are a journalist, a media practitioner, a developer, a researcher, or a curious individual, you will open a new horizon before you on responsible media technology and innovation.
The topics we’ll touch upon during the workshop are:
– Understanding media experience
– User Modeling, Personalization & – Engagement
– Media Content Analysis and – Production
– Media Content Interaction & Accessibility
– Norwegian Language Technologies
1. Christoph Trattner (Center Director): Opening and welcome speech
2. Mehdi Elahi (Associate Prof./WP Leader, WP2): “Research on Responsible Recommendation”
3. Jonathan Geffen (PhD Candidate, WP4): “Playing the News – Newsgames 101”
4. Ana Milojevic (Postdoc Fellow, WP1): “Connecting Media and Users – Analytics and Metrics ”
5. Coffee Break
6. Sohail Ahmed Khan (PhD Candidate, WP3): “Visual Content Verification in Era of Deepfakes”
7. Huiling You (PhD Candidate, WP5): “Event Extraction from News Articles”
8. Round table discussion
9. Wrap-up



9 June, 2022
09:30 - 12:00
Event Category:


NCE Media/Media City Bergen & MediaFutures