Internationalisation activities and other project-related collaborations


Integration of project members (Francisco Campos Freire, José Miguel Túñez López, Olga Blasco, Carmen Costa-Sánchez, Xosé Soengas Pérez and Marta Rodríguez Castro in the InnoNews Network (UAB) which “seeks to generate a space of convergence around the study of innovation in news in the digital society, systematically and jointly analysing the contributions that technologies, changes in formats, new narratives and current consumer trends generate in a widely changing scenario” ( Planning of joint activities with the Communication Theory and Technology Research Group of the University of Seville and the I.T.A.C.A. Group (Research in Technologies Applied to Audiovisual Communication) of the Jaume I University.


Scientific journal of strategies, trends and innovation in communication, scheduled for January 2021, on Public media and citizen participation. Coordinators: Francisco Campos Freire (University of Santiago de Compostela) and Antonio Loriguillo López (Universitat Jaume I).


Coordination of the monograph of the journal Doxa Comunicación (Ceu San Pablo, Madrid) on Artificial Intelligence and journalism. Coordinated by José Miguel Túñez López and Santiago Tejedor Calvo, director of the Department of Journalism and Communication Sciences of the UAB. Published In December 2019.


During the period of the state of alarm in Spain due to the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual relations were intensified and working meetings and online interviews were held with heads of innovation and strategy from public television stations in Germany (ARD and ZDF), Austria (ORF), Belgium (VRT and RTBF), Denmark (DR), Spain (RTVE), Finland (YLE), France (France TV), Great Britain (BBC), the Netherlands (NPO), Ireland (RTÉ), Italy (Rai), Portugal (RTP), Sweden (SVT), Switzerland (RTS) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU): Italy (Rai), Portugal (RTP), Sweden (SVT), Switzerland (RTS),
Netherlands (NPO), Ireland (RTÉ), Italy (Rai), Portugal (RTP), Sweden (SVT), Switzerland (RTS) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU):

Conversaciones con


1) Estancia 30/01/2019 a 27/03/2019 de Olga Blasco Blasco en School of Culture & Creative Arts. Centre for Cultural Policy Research. University of Glasgow, con Philip Schlesinger y Gillian Doyle. Documento de preparación Analysing Western Media Systems with Multicriteria ranking methods, firmado por Olga Blasco-Blasco y Vicente Liern.

2) Researcher Manuel Goyanes Martínez, from the research team, at the Media Innovation Lab (MiLab), College of Social Sciences, University of Vienna (Austria) from 13/09/2020 to 13/12/2020. Paper Beyond Social Media News Use Algorithms: How Political Discussion and Heterogeneity Networks Clarify Incidental News Exposure.

3) Stay of Ana López Cepeda at Center of the University of UT Capitole Toulouse (01/03/2020-30/04/2020).- Review of European PSM values and preparation of papers for Scopus journals.

4) Three-month stay of FPU Sabela Direito Rebollal at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Brussels, Belgium) with Professors Karen Donders and Tim Raats at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, from January to March 2020.

5) Stay of FPU researcher Marta Rodríguez Castro at Leibniz Institute for Media Research │ Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) (Hamburg, Germany) Arrival and departure dates: From 01-03-2020 to 16-03-2020 (initially planned until 30-04-2020, interrupted by crisis Covid-19). Scientific contact: Hermann-Dieter Schröder. And at Ecrea Summer School 2019 (Tartu, Estonia). Arrival 07-07-2019, departure 18-07-2019. Start of the programme on 08-07-2019, end on 17-07-2019.