SFI MediaFutures - Newsletter Week 19

Check out our recent news and updates below

Media Forensics Web Repository

PhD Candidate Sohail Ahmed Khan has created a Web repository containing diverse set of resources to assist journalists, fact-checkers, and the public in verifying visual user-generated content. 
Access the Repository

Norwegian Media Survey 2022 presented at the Nordic Media Days 

'Never before have Norwegians had higher trust in the media', shows the recent Norwegian Media Survey 2022. The Survey was presented by MediaFutures’ researcher Erik Knudsen during the Nordic Media Days last week.
The Survey's Results

Visiting Researchers

MediaFutures is delighted to welcome several visiting researchers and master students this year. Let us introduce them to you. 
See Who is Visiting Us

New Publication 


Congratulations to MediaFutures’ WP4 Leader Prof. Morten Fjeld on his recent co-authored publication: "A Collaborative System of Flying and Ground Robots with Universal Physical Coupling Interface (PCI), and the Potential Interactive Applications".

Learn more

MediaFutures Seminar: Fairness—Are algorithms a burden or a solution?

 Recording Available 

The video recording from seminar with Assistant Professor is now available online.
See the recording

When AI is a jerk!

Listen to our researcher Samia Touileb taking about Artificial Intelligence in the UiB’s newest “Popviten” podcast. 
Learn more
Forthcoming MediaFutures meetings, seminars and workshops. To join internal meetings, please check out the internal MediaFutures calendar. Instructions on how to add the calendar can be found on MS Teams.

WP Leader Meeting #30

(closed to the public)
When: Mon. 9 May, 14:00-15:30
Who: WP Leaders 


Executive Group Meeting 

(closed to the public)
When: Wed. 11 May, 09:00-12:00
Who: Executive Group


Work Package 3 Workshop

When: Thu. 27 May, 09:00-16:30
Who: WP 3 Leaders, Researchers & Industry Partners



MediaFutures Seminar: 

Media entertainment experiences among youth on global platforms

When: Fri. 13 May, 12:00-13:00
Who: Open to all 

MediaFutures & Wolftech Joint Seminar: 

Human Interaction and Collaboration with Machine Learning Models

When: Fri. 20 May, 15:00-16:00
Who: Open to all 

MCB Future Week
MediaFutures Workshop: Towards Responsible Media Technology & Innovation

When: Thu. 9 June, 09:30-12:00
Who: Registration will open shortly  
Where: MediaFutures, MCB



Knowledge café 

The monthly Knowledge Café at MediaFutures is a new forum dedicated to early career researchers. The aim is to get together, talk about research related issues, and foster new collaborations. The forum will host presentations of work in progress, dry runs of conference presentations, and invited talks. 

When: May 19th, 14:00 
Where: MediaFutures 
Who: Anyone at MediaFutures & InfoMedia
Contact person: Erik Knudsen 

Administrative Corner

Logos and Templates:

MediaFutures logos and templates can be downloaded from our website. Please use the provided templates or display the logos of MediaFutures when presenting and representing MediaFutures. 

Latest Publications


Yukai Hoshikawa, Kazuyuki Fujita, Kazuki Takashima, Morten Fjeld, Yoshifumi Kitamura (2022): RedirectedDoors: Redirection While Opening Doors in Virtual Reality. Proc. IEEE Virtual Reality 2022.

Ziming Wang, Ziyi Hu, Yemao Man, Morten Fjeld: A Collaborative System of Flying and Ground Robots with Universal Physical Coupling Interface (PCI), and the Potential Interactive Applications. April 2022. 

Mehdi Elahi; Alain D Starke; Nabil El Ioini; Anna Alexander Lambrix; Christoph Trattner. Developing and Evaluating a University Recommender System. Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence. February 2022.  

Latest publication
Have a good week! 
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