media140 was founded in as an independent organisation
focusing on the future of social technologies and media
communications in a world where technology is impacting the way
we engage, create and share as consumers and business owners.
Quick to recognise the impact of
real-time technologies media140 built on early successes and
quickly grew as a forum to explore what’s new and
what’s next in media communications. Social tools are
driving innovation in consumer engagement across industry and
We help organisations connect
the dots between the rapidly changing technology landscape and the
world of media where journalists, broadcasters, public bodies,
academia, business and commerce meet. Exploring the social,
political and economic impacts technology is having on all aspects
of media through our international events and workshops.
We believe in sharing knowledge
to get the best out of social tools and have a growing global
community and have already hosted events and workshops in
UK, Australia and mainland Europe.
media140 has hosted over 6
events in Australia since 2009 in Sydney, Perth and Canberra.
partnering with ABC on two occasions.
Images have been taken from our media140 Flickr group
Who are we?
We are a group of professionals
who love the disruptive nature of real-time technology and are
excited about the potential for innovation it offers.
Members of our community are
respected practitioners and commentators in all aspects of
technology and engagement in our social, political and economic
lives. Through our global network we help organisations understand
the practical application of technology to benefit their business
To play a part in the media140
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