May 1, 2013

Media innovations from Europe coming to Stanford

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A work by Elina Brotherus included in the exhibit, “Ars Fennica: Finnish Art Now.”

Overseas projects to focus on mobile, data, journalism

JD LasicaOn Monday I’ll be heading to Stanford University to help judge News Pioneers: Media innovations from Europe.

The participating teams are in different stages in their projects or start-ups. A few already have a working product and a growing customer base. Most, however, are just at the starting point in their development work. Stanford is bringing in a number of new media veterans to offer feedback and guidance to the teams about how to develop their project with innovative new media approaches. I’ll be looking forward to hearing more about each of these interesting efforts. Continue reading