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Transmedia Bayern

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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Wednesday, 20 March, 2013
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
1-5
Regions: 
Oberbayern
Membership to European Strategic Cluster Partnerships (ESCP-4i or ESCP-S3): 
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
NameWebsite
Mediennetzwerk Bayern
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneEmail
Egbert
Van Wyngaarden
Project Manager
+491793644086
wyngaarden@gmx.net
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Communications Equipment and Services
Education and Knowledge Creation
Technology fields: 
Cultural Heritage
E-Publishing, Digital Content
S3 EU priority areas: 
Creative, arts & entertainment activities
New media & easier access to cultural contents (e.g. heritage)
Emerging industries: 
Creative Industries
Digital Industries
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
48
Number of SME members: 
40
Number of larger company members: 
4
Number of research organisations/universities/technology centres: 
2
Number of other ecosystem actors : 
2
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Name and link of major players: 
NameWebsiteType
Pro7Sat1
Larger Company
Bayerische Rundfunk
Larger Company
Telefonica Germany
Larger Company
Megaherz GmbH
Larger Company
Hochschule Macromedia
University
Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film
University
Bayerisches Filmzentrum
Mediennetzwerk Bayern
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

Interdisciplinary Network of Media Professionals and Compagnies focussing on Media Innovation.

Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Access to technology services
Facilitation of collaboration between members
Facilitation of cross-sectorial cooperation
Trend-scouting (Ideas for innovative projects)
Support of knowledge transfer
Details of support services: 

Transmedia Bayern engages in networking, media innovation, knowledge transfer on media value creation, promotion its member SMEs. It (co-)organises meetings, conferences, hackathons and publications. It also acts as a lobby with regional funding institutions and start up hubs.

Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
United States
Our cluster organisation undertook the following international activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Austria
France
Italy
Netherlands
Switzerland
Our cluster organisation undertook the following trans-national activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Please explain: 

Presentation of Transmedia Bayern and its activities at festivals and conferences throughout Europe (KIKK Festival, Cartoon Digital, Crossvideo Days, Power to the Pixel, Cannes Festival, etc.)

Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
Clobal Content (EU)
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
European ProgrammesProject NameName & Description (Regional/National)
CIP/COSME

Global Content

Global Content

Promotion
Success Story / Achievements: 

Organisation of networking events, conferences, meetings, hackathons, book publications.

Why should partners choose you for cooperation?: 

European SME and regional clusters dedicated to media innovation and media value creation.