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First Steering Board Meeting

First Steering Board Meeting

On 25 March, MediaFutures' Steering Board assembled for their first meeting. The Steering Board consists of members from all 14 consortium participants and an observer from the Research Council of Norway. Professor Christoph Trattner, the Centre...

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RAM-funding awarded to news research

RAM-funding awarded to news research

Professor Hallvard Moe is awarded 420.000 NOK in research funding from the Norwegian Media Authority for his project “Payment for news: Reluctance, evasive manoeuvre and inequality in the digital news landscape”.

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Kicking off MediaFutures

Kicking off MediaFutures

On Friday 21th of January, MediaFutures arranged an internal kick-off meeting for all partners as the first major event at the centre.

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Working at MediaFutures

Working at MediaFutures

Activities at MediaFutures are increasing and the center has just announced seven new positions. The positions in questions are all recruitement positions within media studies and information science.

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Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Date: April 20, 2021Time: @ 14:00- @ 15:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The increasing digitization of our society radically changes how we use digital media, exchange information, and make decisions. This development also changes how social scientists collect data on human behavior and experience in the field. One new form of dat...

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Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Date: April 22, 2021Time: @ 12:00- @ 13:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The interest around automated fact-checking has increased as misinformation has become a major problem online. A typical pipeline for an automated fact-checking system consists of four steps: (1) detecting check-worthy claims, (2) retrieving relevant document...

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Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection

Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection

MediaFutures researcher, Duc Tien Dang Nguyen, is co-organising a Cheapfakes detection challenge together with YouTube, TUM and SimulaMet.  The University of Bergen, YouTube, TUM and SimulaMet have announced a Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection as part of...

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First Steering Board Meeting

First Steering Board Meeting

On 25 March, MediaFutures' Steering Board assembled for their first meeting. The Steering Board consists of members from all 14 consortium participants and an observer from the Research Council of Norway. Professor Christoph Trattner, the Centre Director, gave an...

read more
RAM-funding awarded to news research

RAM-funding awarded to news research

Professor Hallvard Moe is awarded 420.000 NOK in research funding from the Norwegian Media Authority for his project “Payment for news: Reluctance, evasive manoeuvre and inequality in the digital news landscape”.

read more
Kicking off MediaFutures

Kicking off MediaFutures

On Friday 21th of January, MediaFutures arranged an internal kick-off meeting for all partners as the first major event at the centre.

read more
Working at MediaFutures

Working at MediaFutures

Activities at MediaFutures are increasing and the center has just announced seven new positions. The positions in questions are all recruitement positions within media studies and information science.

read more

/ Upcoming events

Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Date: April 20, 2021Time: @ 14:00- @ 15:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The increasing digitization of our society radically changes how we use digital media, exchange information, and make decisions. This development also changes how social scientists collect data on human behavior and experience in the field. One new form of dat...

More Info

Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Date: April 22, 2021Time: @ 12:00- @ 13:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The interest around automated fact-checking has increased as misinformation has become a major problem online. A typical pipeline for an automated fact-checking system consists of four steps: (1) detecting check-worthy claims, (2) retrieving relevant document...

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Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection

Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection

MediaFutures researcher, Duc Tien Dang Nguyen, is co-organising a Cheapfakes detection challenge together with YouTube, TUM and SimulaMet.  The University of Bergen, YouTube, TUM and SimulaMet have announced a Grand Challenge on Cheapfakes Detection as part of...

read more
First Steering Board Meeting

First Steering Board Meeting

On 25 March, MediaFutures' Steering Board assembled for their first meeting. The Steering Board consists of members from all 14 consortium participants and an observer from the Research Council of Norway. Professor Christoph Trattner, the Centre Director, gave an...

read more
RAM-funding awarded to news research

RAM-funding awarded to news research

Professor Hallvard Moe is awarded 420.000 NOK in research funding from the Norwegian Media Authority for his project “Payment for news: Reluctance, evasive manoeuvre and inequality in the digital news landscape”.

read more
Kicking off MediaFutures

Kicking off MediaFutures

On Friday 21th of January, MediaFutures arranged an internal kick-off meeting for all partners as the first major event at the centre.

read more
Working at MediaFutures

Working at MediaFutures

Activities at MediaFutures are increasing and the center has just announced seven new positions. The positions in questions are all recruitement positions within media studies and information science.

read more

/ Upcoming events

Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Seminar: Reflections of Ourselves – Mobile Psychological Assessment with Smartphones. Clemens Stachl, Stanford University

Date: April 20, 2021Time: @ 14:00- @ 15:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The increasing digitization of our society radically changes how we use digital media, exchange information, and make decisions. This development also changes how social scientists collect data on human behavior and experience in the field. One new form of dat...

More Info

Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Seminar: DeepFact: Deep Learning for Automated Fact Checking. Vinay Setty, University of Stavanger

Date: April 22, 2021Time: @ 12:00- @ 13:00 Venue: at Online

ABSTRACT: The interest around automated fact-checking has increased as misinformation has become a major problem online. A typical pipeline for an automated fact-checking system consists of four steps: (1) detecting check-worthy claims, (2) retrieving relevant document...

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