an academia-industry alliance to foster media innovation

Mission

The IMI drives the future of media through open innovation and at the interface between technology and people

Topics of
interest

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Building new business models to reach digital audiences

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Fighting misinformation and restoring trust in the media

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Harnessing data in a way that respects users privacy

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Leveraging technology for creative purposes

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Enriching the cultural and social aspects of media

About the Initiative for Media Innovation

The IMI brings together academic, public and private partners who have joined forces to support and develop innovation in the media and IT sector. The aim of this alliance is to initiate research projects with partner universities, and to gather and interact with a wider community that involves researchers, media professionals and investors.

The IMI is open to all private and public organizations, in Switzerland or abroad, who wish to join and are active in the relevant fields

Founding members

EPFL
Ringier
SRG SSR
Triangle Azur
IMI - Initiative for Media Innovation

c/o EPFL I MEDIA
EPFL Innovation Park, Building J
CH - 1015 Lausanne

info@media-initiative.ch