Since 1994, performs research on the media and their contents.
- Spoken Languages Italian, English
OssCom – the Observatory on Communication- was born in 1994 from a specific request of the Archbishop of Milan, Carlo Maria Martini.
In 1999, the Observatory is extended through the allocation of dedicated spaces within the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, involving new employees and is redefining its research activities to meet the growing demand coming from the publishing companies.
Direction and management staff: Fausto Colombo, Piermarco Aroldi, Barbara Scifo, Nicoletta Vittadini, Francesca Pasquali, Angelica Dadomo.
Fausto Colombo, sociologist, author of the article: “The events in the Internet era”
International Scientific Committee: Giovanni Boccia Artieri, Gustavo Cardoso, Leslie Haddon, Francesca Pasquali, Charo Sadaba.