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Over the course of the MediaFutures project we developped a number of resources for data-savvy entrepreneurs, creatives and artists and anyone else interested in using data responsibly in the media sector. These include information about outcomes and experiences of the MediaFutures acceleration and residencies support programme, results of the pilots, strategies, tutorials and webinars, datasets and tools, self-training resources, academic outputs such as research deliverables and scientific articles, as well as dissemination resources such as videos and other materials.

Little or no programming skills - willing to learn and develop some code in your project
  • Training resources on responsible innovation, data skills, storytelling with data, art-science collaboration: improve your awareness on data ethics issues, your skills with data and your ability to use data for storytelling or learn from previous experiences on the collaboration between art and science
  • Datasets: find datasets relevant to your project from our catalogue
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia
  • Data science: check Python packages for data science that can help you process data to extract information for your artistic project
  • Digital art tools: experiment with tools and technologies that support your creative process and increase its potential
Good technical skills - want to obtain and process data for developing your project
  • Training resources on data skills, responsible innovation, data access: improve your data skills and your awareness on data ethics and data access issues
  • Datasets: find datasets relevant to your project from our catalogue
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia
  • Data science: check Python packages for data science that can help you turn data into information and knowledge
You know how to code, but you need data
  • Datasets: browse the datasets catalogue and find datasets relevant to your project
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia

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D6.6 – Sustainability implementation roadmap

This report provides an extensive overview of the sustainability activities undertaken by the
MediaFutures consortium throughout the programme. 

Released in September 2023.

D6.2 – Exploitation Implementation

The objective of this report is to make the ongoing enhancement of exploitation activities both by the
MediaFutures consortium as well as individual partners visible and disseminate the achieved results
and acquired knowledge to relevant audience.

Release in September 2023

D4.2 – Data innovation toolkit v2

This deliverable outlines the methodology and development process of the MediaFutures toolkit,
including how it has been adapted over time, the engagement of users for testing and a link to the
live toolkit.

Release in September 2023

D6.4: Impact Report

The report summarises the results of impact assessment of the MediaFutures programme on the supported teams and on citizens, while emphasising aspects of the cross-sectoral collaboration between start-ups and artists.

Released in September 2023.

D6.5 – Success Stories

This report presents projects acquired in the scope of the MediaFutures Support Programme that
have been selected as success story cases.

Release in September 2023

D3.4: Report on Artistic Residencies – Year 3

This document is an opportunity to look back over three years of support to artists and startups. Its purpose is to present the results of this third year of the residency programme for the tracks including artists.

Release in September 2023

D2.6 – Peer Networking and Alumni Services

This report provides an overview of the services offered by MediaFutures including peer networking and supporting alumni. 

Release in September 2023

D4.6: Report on training and experiment
support v3

Third version of the report on training and experiment support. It provides an update on the training and experiment support from the BUILD phase of cohort 2 (OC2 projects) up to the end of the programme.

Release in August 2023

D5.5: Final dissemination report

The report collects, analyses, and reviews of the communication and dissemination activities and the achievements of the MediaFutures ecosystems, undertaken by the consortium as a whole.

Released in August 2023.

D 1.2: Summary of evaluations

Summary of the evaluation processes and results of the three MediaFutures open calls.

D2.4: Round 2 Final review

Summary of the 2nd cohort of the MediaFutures Support Programme with a focus on the acceleration part, the lessons learned and the best practices that can be extracted and applied in the third and final cohort.

Released in November 2022.

D3.3: Report on Artistic Residencies Year 2

This report is intended for especially for potential organisers of residencies of artists collaborating with SMEs and startups, or working with data. Its object is to present the results of the second year of the MediaFutures artist residency programme.

Released in November 2022.

D1.6 – Summary of Calls v3

This deliverable provides a summary of the results of MediaFutures’ third Open Call (OC), including
relevant statistics and findings, which was open between June and August 2022.

Released in January 2023.

D5.4: Intermediary dissemination report v.2

Presentation of achievements of the MediaFutures ecosystem building, dissemination and communication activities after 23 months of the project.

Released in September 2022.

D4.5: Report on training and experiment support v.2

Description of the experiment support and training courses that the projects has performed during the START and BUILD stages of the 1st and 2nd cohort until August 2022.

Released in August 2022.

D4.1: Data Innovation Toolkit v1

Description of methodology and development process of the MediaFutures toolkit, including how it has been adapted over time, and a preview of the live toolkit that will be published in July 2022.

Released in June 2022.

D1.5: Summary of Open Calls v2

The objective of this report is to present in detail the results of the second MediaFutures Open Call, which was open between November 25th 2021 and  January the 27th 2022.

Released in April 2022.

D3.2: Report on artistic residencies year 1

Results of the first year of the residency programme for the MediaFutures tracks including artists, i.e. Startups meet Artists and Artists for Media.

Released in December 2021.

D2.3: MediaFutures Round 1: Final review

Summary of the first cohort of the MediaFutures Support Programme with a focus on the acceleration part, lessons learned and best practices.

Released in September 2021.

General Privacy Policy of the project activities

Privacy policy for MediaFutures activities, to be considered by applicants, selected participants and stakeholders.

Released in September 2021, updates in November 2021 and June 2022.

D5.3: Intermediary dissemination report v.1

Presentation of achievements of the MediaFutures ecosystem building, dissemination and communication activities after 11 months of the project.

Released in August 2021.

D4.4: Report on training and experiment support v.1

Description of the experiment support and training courses that the projects has performed during the START and BUILD stages of the 1st Open Call.

Released in August 2021.

D6.1: Exploitation and Sustainability Strategy

1st version of overall strategy for exploitation and sustainability and supporting measures.

Released in August 2021.

D6.3: Impact Assessment Framework
This report presents the MediaFutures impact assessment framework, i.e., the methodology that will be used for mapping the outputs and impacts of the MediaFutures project.

Released in May 2021.

D1.4: Summary of Calls v1

The objective of this report is to present in detail the results of the first MediaFutures Open Call, which was open between November 23rd 2020 and January 28th 2021.

Released in April 2021.

D4.3: Datal, tools and infrastructure for experimental support

Description of the technical infrastructure of MediaFutures for experiment support of the projects. More information of its different parts can be found here.

Released in February 2021.

D2.1: Incubation and Acceleration Service
This report describes the service portfolio for startups and SMEs joining the MediaFutures Accelerator.

Released in February 2021.

D5.1: Dissemination and communication strategy and instruments
The communication and dissemination strategy provides guidance for all MediaFutures communication with external actors.

Released in February 2021.

D7.3: Data Management Plan
This document provides information on the MediaFutures data management policy.

Released in February 2021.

D2.2: Experiments oversight tools

Presentation of processes and tools to document and assess progress in the experimentation pilots of the Accelerator.

Released in November 2020.

D1.1: Call documentation

Open Call documentation with (1) guidelines for applicants, including text of the call and evaluation criteria, (2) template for the sub-grantee agreement, (3) application form for applicants, (4) Q&A section.

Released in November 2020.

D1.3: Subgrantee agreement template

Template of legal contractual document to be signed by the selected pilot teams of the Open Calls and the consortium.

Released in November 2020.

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MediaFutures was part of the S+T+ARTS ecosystem.

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