The just released ORF Public Value Report 2019 makes prominent mention of EPOS. Under Remit #14 Innovation it gives excerpts from the Annual Public Value Study “Alliances, cooperations, platforms” that will be published in fall 2019. We document in English translation the contribution by Barbara Thomass, Professor for International Comparison of Media Systems at the Institute for Media Studies, University of Bochum, Germany. Continue reading “The Broadcast System of Society 3.0”, Barbara Thomass in the ORF Public Value Report
The technological possibilities of digitisation, networking, in particular the (mobile) Internet as well as mobile apps and terminals, require a new understanding of a public law approach to interactive and/or audiovisual media. In order to do justice to the digital potential for the generation and distribution of specific and general public content, we call for a separate Internet fund to be allocated from the broadcasting fee. Continue reading An Internet Directorate – a path towards EPOS?
On 10 November 2018, the concept of Public Open Space (POS) was explored at a workshop by the Public Value Centre of ORF. Scholars and practitioners from Switzerland, Austria and Germany participated.
The second EPOS meeting took place on Monday, 3d September 2018. We were invited by Heinrich-Böll-Foundation Berlin, Schumannstraße 8, 10117 Berlin. Details will follow.