Social Media and Web Technologies
Media Technology Master program
Arianit Kurti Marcelo Milrad
arianit.kurti@lnu.se marcel...
Outline
• New Media Landscapes
– The Characteristics
– The Impacts
– Future Trends
• The Need
• Our Offer
– Program Outlin...
New Media Landscapes
Source: http://www.futureexploration.net
The Characteristics
• Innovation
• Personalization
• User Participation
• Content Generation
• Global Presence
• Technolog...
The Impacts
• These new media landscapes have changed and will
change the way people:
– Communicate
– Publish
– Do busines...
Future Trends (Gartner, 2010)
• Social networking services will replace e-mail as the
primary tool for interpersonal commu...
The Need
• There is a need for people with knowledge and skills that
focus on the design, development and deployment of
so...
Our Offer
• A multidisciplinary master program (2 years) that
combines courses and expertise from different areas,
namely:...
Program Outline
Our Vision
• Our master program is closely aligned with the
overall university strategy:
- Our competences and expertise
-...
What can we do together?
• A partnership for building the present:
• New courses based on industrial needs
• Joint lecture...
Our Contact Information
• Undergraduate : http://www.lnu.se/media-technology
• Research: http://www.celekt.info/
• Vimeo C...
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This is a presentation of our master program in Social Media and Web Technologies made to the IT companies in the Vaxjo region.

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  • Social media and web technologies - Master Program

    1. 1. Social Media and Web Technologies Media Technology Master program Arianit Kurti Marcelo Milrad arianit.kurti@lnu.se marcelo.milrad@lnu.se November 25th, 2010
    2. 2. Outline • New Media Landscapes – The Characteristics – The Impacts – Future Trends • The Need • Our Offer – Program Outline • Our Vision • What Can We Do Together?
    3. 3. New Media Landscapes Source: http://www.futureexploration.net
    4. 4. The Characteristics • Innovation • Personalization • User Participation • Content Generation • Global Presence • Technology Integration • Mobility Support • New Business Opportunities
    5. 5. The Impacts • These new media landscapes have changed and will change the way people: – Communicate – Publish – Do business – Share experiences – Share knowledge – Exercise – Entertain – Make friends – Etc.
    6. 6. Future Trends (Gartner, 2010) • Social networking services will replace e-mail as the primary tool for interpersonal communications. • Social microbloging services will be used as streaming channels for enterprises. • Most of social media services that were driven only by technological innovation will fail. • Most of collaboration and communication applications designed on PCs will be modeled after user experience lessons learned from smartphone collaborative applications. • Many of the IT jobs in the future do not exist today.
    7. 7. The Need • There is a need for people with knowledge and skills that focus on the design, development and deployment of social media applications, innovative services and web- based platforms. • There is a need for education programs that will provide people with knowledge and expertise on how to deal with rapid technological changes. • There is a need for dynamic study programs that are capable to adopt to the evolving business needs and requirements.
    8. 8. Our Offer • A multidisciplinary master program (2 years) that combines courses and expertise from different areas, namely: - Web technologies, - Design and interaction, - Social media and IT-business. • A dynamic and flexible study program that enables personalization of the specialization.
    9. 9. Program Outline
    10. 10. Our Vision • Our master program is closely aligned with the overall university strategy: - Our competences and expertise - A learning environment that promotes quality and critical thinking - Outstanding research - A driving force for social and regional development - Global Values
    11. 11. What can we do together? • A partnership for building the present: • New courses based on industrial needs • Joint lectures and seminars • Joint supervision of thesis work. • A partnership for planning the future: • Gaining new insights in future trends in the field of social media and their implications for business • Keeping the pace with the rapid developments in the field of mobile and web technologies • Opportunities to influence the competence development of your current and future employees
    12. 12. Our Contact Information • Undergraduate : http://www.lnu.se/media-technology • Research: http://www.celekt.info/ • Vimeo Channel: http://www.vimeo.com/melnu/ • Facebook Group: http://www.facebook.com/melnu/ • Flickr Pictures: http://www.flickr.com/groups/melnu/ • This presentation can be downloaded from: http://w3.msi.vxu.se/users/akumsi/LNU_Nov25.pdf

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