Data Infrastructure for Experiment Support

MediaFutures is an EU-funded virtual data innovation hub, supporting innovative entrepreneurial and artistic projects in reshaping the media value chain. This repository provides a selection of datasets, tools and training resources that may be useful for applicants:

A catalogue of third party data assets that may be of interest for the applicants.

Datasets

A selection of open source tools and technologies suggested by Mediafutures mentors for startups and artists to obtain, process and visualize data within their projects.

Tools

A collection of self-training resources on different aspects of dealing with data.

Training


A guide is available on the project's web site for exploring this catalogue and finding relevant resources for a specific user profile.

Find the right data, tools and training for you

Want to obtain and manipulate data with minimal or no coding.

Willing to learn and develop some code in your project

  • Training resources on responsible innovation, data skills, storytelling with data, art-science collaboration: improve your awareness on data ethics issues, your skills with data and your ability to use data for storytelling or learn from previous experiences on the collaboration between art and science
  • Datasets: find datasets relevant to your project from our catalogue.
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia
  • Data science: check Python packages for data science that can help you process data to extract information for your artistic project
  • Digital art tools: experiment with tools and technologies that support your creative process and increase its potential

Want to obtain and process data for developing your project

  • Training resources on responsible innovation, data skills, data access: improve your data skills and your awareness on data ethics and data access issues
  • Datasets: find datasets relevant to your project from our catalogue.
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia
  • Data science: check Python packages for data science that can help you process data to extract information for your artistic project

You know how to code, but you need data

  • Datasets: find datasets relevant to your project from our catalogue.
  • Data scraping: explore open tools and APIs to obtain data from online platforms such as Twitter, Reddit or Wikipedia