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Embedded, networked, and growing

The UT-Austin-Portugal Digital Media program, now in its 10th year, is evolving.  Even as Portugal adopts new goals and new projects, our joint program is finding new ways to explore, study and create digital media projects and developments.  Sponsoring research projects, special workshops, short and long semester courses, and supporting numerous events over the years,…

From a “future shock” to a digital innovation ecosystem

Welcome to iNOVA Media Lab, an applied research laboratory at FCSH/NOVA devoted to the interdisciplinary convergence of digital media and emerging technologies. The lab is organized around four research lines: immersive and interactive storytelling, visualization and data analysis, digital journalism and science communication. Its mission is to translate scientific knowledge into real solutions for contemporary…

Embracing social media and data

Last January, the first Smart Data Sprint took place at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), in Lisbon, Portugal. SMART Data Sprint is an intensive hands-on work, driven by social media data on a particular topic. The first data sprint was dedicated to the current debate of Data Journalism on Social Media and it was organized…

Digital Media Summer Institute 2017

Applications now open

The annual event brings the best specialists from University of Texas, at Austin, to share new techniques, approaches and insights. This edition has three courses in our lab at Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas – Universidade Nova de Lisboa: Producing VR Documentaries in Unity 3D, Entrepreneurial Journalism and Producing Augmented Reality for Storytelling Projects.

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