The association pursues the following aims:

  • To serve the needs and interests of the academic community that is providing education and producing scientific research in media management and economics, especially in Europe but open to membership from anywhere in the world
  • To provide a forum where educators, researches and practitioners share and develop information and documentation about their work in media management and economics
  • To encourage scientific research that is relevant to the field and this community, and to stimulate intellectual interest and development of the field
  • To promote communication, co-operation and collaboration between Association members
  • To spur scientific discourse and publication on all relevant platforms for the circulation of scholarship (online, in print, electronic, etc.)
  • To encourage, support and promote the work and development of young researchers and educators in this field
  • To facilitate links between relevant national and international organisations, professional media firms, and regulatory agencies within and across sectors – public, private and volunteer
  • To encourage and support diversity within the community