IM Alumn – the alumni society at the Department of Informatics and Media

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Stay in touch with prior class mates and colleagues – join the informatics and media alumni society. The society is part of Uppsala University Alumni Network.

The IM Alumn was formed on 3 December 2010. The society open to you who are or have been a student at our department. IM Alumn is also for those who work or have worked at the Department of Informatics and Media.

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Alumni Seminar Wednesday April 17, 16.15-18.00: What are former master students and students from our international educations doing when they leave Uppsala University?

The Alumni Society at the Department of Informatic and Media together with the student organizations at the department organize a seminar where you will meet former students and learn from their experiences, gained from their education and their jobs! We will offer short presentations by three former master’s students, where one of them now has a doctoral degree.


  • Madeleine Silverbratt, Master in Human-Computer Interaction, Bachelor in Information Systems
    Madeleine Silverbratt works with applied user-centered research and project management at Skogforsk (The Research Institute for Forestry). Madeleine has been utilizing user-centered methods in various research and development projects at the institute. Incorporating these perspectives into the projects has proven to be both resource-efficient and result-oriented regarding end users´ needs and requirements! She will tell us about this in the seminar Experiences from utilizing user-centered methods for forestry research.

  • Anna Pettersson, Master in Management, Communication and IT, Bachelor in Business and administration
    Anna Pettersson is working as a management consultant at Deloitte. When Anna started at Deloitte, she joined the Finance, Strategy & Performance team, a team mainly working with CFOs (Chief Finance Officer). After one and a half years, she wanted to try something new and decided to do an internal transfer to the Human Capital team. Anna is now mainly working with CHROs (Chief Human Resources Officer) but also doing a lot of work within the change management field. Her title for the seminar is Working as management consultant.
  • Kirill Filimonov, PhD in Media and Communication Studies, Master in Media and Communication Studies – Digital Media and Society
    Kirill Filimonov is a Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellow at Uppsala University. He is currently working on the role of media in transformation of military conflicts in collaboration with École des hautes études en sciences sociales (France), exploring contemporary Russian newsrooms in exile. Furthermore, he is a researcher at the Horizon Europe project Mapping Media for Future Democracies at Charles University (Czechia). In recent years, Kirill has intensified collaboration with news media and has contributed to SVT, Sveriges Radio, and independent Russian outlets, among others. The title for his seminar is From reporting to researching… and back? The journey into academia of an international Master’s graduate.

The alumni seminar will be held on Zoom April 17, 16.15-18.00:

You are most welcome to join the meeting!
Göran Svensson, Anneli Edman
Chairpersons of IM Alumn

Become a member in IM Alumn

Keep in touch with prior class mates and create new contacts with alumni at Uppsala University. All who are or have been students, or work or have worked at the Department of Informatics and Media are welcome. This also applies to those who studied or worked at the department earlier when the department was known under other names such as department of information science, ADB and computing science, information processing, and sociology.

Register as a member of IM Alumn by choosing the group that suits you best:

Read more about Uppsala University Alumni Network

Subjects and programmes

IM Alumn is for all who study or have studied our subjects or programmes:

  • Master Programme in Management, Communication and IT (MKIT)
  • information systems
  • media and communication studies
  • human-computer interaction 
  • journalism 
  • computer and systems science (DSV)
  • administrative data management (ADB)
  • information technology
  • information studies
  • Software Engineering
Last modified: 2024-04-03