General purpose of this EU-project is to understand local media actors participatory innovation practices. Of specific importance is: What kind of interests in and motives for co-production activities exist and why and how is that relevant for Living Lab-projects? Following aspects are studied: Local innovation infrastructure; Daily work practices; Challenges; Practices for dealing with challenges; Collaborative strategies and practices. The method is case based and comparative, ranging from literature study to interviews and workshops with local media actors. Project duration is Aug 2009- Dec 2011.