The ISNM was established in 2000 in the north of Germany, near the Baltic Sea. ISNM is an affiliated institute of the University of Luebeck, which main mission is research and education on an international level.
The institute is largely supported by a good number of regional sponsors from politics, business, academia, foundations and private persons. Their activities are all focused around the research and education in the field of New Media. On top of that, the school organizes summer schools for international students in cooperation with north German universities like Rostock, Lubeck,... See full description.