MediaFutures runs a support programme for startups, SMEs and artists, selected through a total of three Open Calls and divided in three tracks: Startups for Citizens, Startup meets Artist, and Artists for Media.
The 1st cohort graduated in September 2021, the 2nd cohort has started in April and will end with a DemoDay in October 2022.
A 3rd cohort will start in November 2022: applications are currently open.
START phase: artists and startups selected to work and refine projects (1 month)
BUILD phase: artists selected for a 6-months residency programme
GRADUATED: artists and startups that reached the required percentage of KPI and showcased the artworks during a demo day
730 Hours of Violence
Atmospheres – Hum Studio interactive
B-Ray: a SaaS solution to reveal the social media bots anatomy
Citizens Economy Dashboard
Community of Conversation
Critical Climate Machine
Cut the BS out
Open the Box
EPIPHANY: this reality does not exist
FACTIVERSE – Searching for the truth
Startups for Citizens track
How many heartbeats to send a love email?
How to read a Library
infodote – the antidote to misinformation
ISKA42 – OWN
Museum of misinformation and disinformation
OCHI – Media literacy edutainment App
People Supported Intelligence
Polltix: building trust in democracies and measuring the effects of disinformation on public opinion
PONTE – Participative Open Narrative Transformation and Exchange
PTOLEMY: a history application for a deeper tourism
Relevanzreporter: Community and data-driven research with the citizens in our city
SciArt Checker: The Stage on the Screen
SINE: Internalizing Science through Art and Visualization of Data from the Natural World
Best artists in
Artists for Media track