IMEM alumnus Thijs van de Wouw and his team from AKQA won a Gold Lion. They did this in the category Innovative Use Of Social Media at the International Festival of Creativity in Cannes.
The Creative Lab focusses on new developments and technologies. Therefore they visited the AR&VR World during the London Tech Week.
From 15 till 18 May the Academy for Digital Entertainment was present at the Media Future Week 2017. A great learning experience for our students.
The International Media and Entertainment Management (IMEM) programme is the first programme in the Netherlands that has been accredited by the European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA).
Last year Arnoud Versluis was already asked to be a member of the research committee of Edcom. This year he is appointed board member.
Dr Svetlana Bialkova (ADE) hosted a workshop on “Shaping the future of VR marketing: perspectives and challenges” at EMAC 2017.
The Dutch broadcaster NTR visited the Academy for Digital Entertainment to participate in workshops on ‘connected audience’.
IMEM alumni Tim Linssen and Federico Ferraro have won major backing for international growth. Their startup Quiqup has raised £20 million (€23 million).
150 second-year students were triggered to take the pressure cooker challenge by The Communication Company.
Kate Edwards will give a guest lecture about ‘Maximising Locales and Managing Mobs: Strategies for Game Culturalisation’. She is Executive Director of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA).