The Visual Media Lab proudly presents the Media Research Conference 2023, a pivotal event embedded within the Innovation Day
as part of the esteemed International Week at Stuttgart Media University. Curated by Prof. Katja Schmid, the Media Research Conference 2023
is designed to be a crucible for educators and researchers in the dynamic field of visual media.
Addressing the pressing challenges of our time this symposium is designed to explore innovative strategies
to prepare the next generation of media professionals.
Focusing on topics such as narration, visual aesthetics, innovative teaching methods, and the evolution of teaching content,
the conference aims to catalyze collaborative efforts and explore avenues for joint research projects.
Date: November 29, 2023 from 9 am - 6pm, and November 30, from 10 am - 1pm
Location: Room S105 (Nov 29) and M030 (Nov 30), Stuttgart Media University
Wednesday, November 29
All-day lectures in Room S105, offered by fourteen speakers from seven countries to provide in-depth insights
into the latest developments in media research. All speakers are educators and researchers from HdM partner universites.
Thursday, November 30
Moderated discussions on "Re-Thinking Visual Narratives in Higher Education and Media Research,"
providing a platform for thought-provoking exchanges among participants, students, and guests.
Presentation of research projects by Master students enrolled in the newly inaugurated Master program,
Audiovisual Media Creation and Technology (M.Sc.). These students will pitch their projects slated for 2024,
seeking guidance and feedback from esteemed conference participants and guests attending the International Week.
Who Should Attend
The Media Research Conference 2023 is an invaluable opportunity for educators, researchers,
and students interested in the multifaceted world of visual media.
Whether you are looking to stay abreast of the latest trends,
collaborate on research projects, or engage in stimulating discussions,
this conference is tailored for you.