AKADEMIA - Information technology and new ways of on-line journalism

The Akademia projectwas the seminal project in the genesis of LabCom, in 2000. The mainobjective of Akademia was to explore new types of on-line journalismbased on new information technologies, namely in two fields: 1)Convergence of text, sound and motion pictures (video); 2) Symbiosesbetween journalism and information systems (data bases). This wlas aninterdisciplinary project in the field of communication (journalismand audiovisuals), computing (networks, data bases, streaming) andinformation management.

More information in http://www.labcom.ubi.pt/akademia/akademia.html


Research Coordinator: AntónioFidalgo


Research Team: JorgeBacelar, João Canavilhas, João Carlos Correia, Anabela Gradim,Frederico Lopes, José Geraldes, Frederico Lopes, Manuela Penafria,José Manuel Santos, Joaquim Paulo Serra, Catarina Moura, MarcoOliveira.


Funding: FCT (Begin:05/09/ 2000; End: 31/05/ 2004)

Support:
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
União Europeia
Quadro de Referência Estratégico Nacional
Programa Operacional Factores de Competitividade
Universidade da Beira Interior