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Looking to boost your innovation project?
Do you need some top equipment for your workshop, or just a place to gather your team?
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As a member of the Media Cluster, you have access to the lab and all of its facilities.
Sixty CEO, Kjetil Horneland, is coming to mcb tech .18 to give a talk on what the next generation of TV viewing experiences will look like.
Keynote Speaker: Petter Lee-Johannessen
EVP & Head of Strategic Partnerships, DNB
On day two of mcb tech .18, EVP & Head of Strategic Partnerships at DNB, Petter Lee-Johannessen, will give a keynote talk on "When Cooperation Becomes the Best Business Model".
General Manager EMEA, GrayMeta
At mcb tech .18, Matt Eaton, General Manager EMEA at GrayMeta will present Storytelling the Royal Wedding with AI – ‘Who’s Who’ among Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Invited Guests.
CTO of IBM Norway, Loek Vredenberg, is coming to mcb tech .18 to talk about AI and Cognitive Technologies, and how they will change the way we work and live
Accessibility: Why you need to care
Accessibility: The most future-focused and cutting edge web tech you may have ignored. Highsoft Core Developer Øystein Moseng is coming to mcb tech .18 to tell you why you need to care about accessibility.
Man vs. Machine: Applications of Machine Learning in Finance
Walt Pohl, Associate Professor at NHH, is coming to mcb tech .18 to talk about applications of machine learning in finance.
Tor Saltveit & Linn K. Klausen
Is your Business Ready for a Cyber Attack? Deloitte's Cyber Security experts is coming to mcb tech .18 to get you up to speed on what you need to know.
CEO & CO-Founder, 7 Fjell Bryggeri
How Beer Became Intelligent.
Technology in Future Journalism and Storytelling
At mcb tech .18 you will learn how engineers at Vimond Media Solutions use new technologies to improve the workflow for news room and video editors to meet the new demands from the digital generation.
Partner and Head of VR/AR, Sonat Consulting Bergen
Exploring the Future of Collaboration: At mcb tech .18 you will meet Ricki Sickenger, Partner and head of VR/AR at Sonat Consulting Bergen AS, who will talk about exciting opportunities for collaboration within the fields of VR/AR.
Demystifying Robotics and AI: AVO Consulting utilize Robotics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to design and automate business processes and build the organizations of the future on a large scale.
Marianne Wik Sætre
Director of Innovation & Digital Channels, Fana Sparebank
The Future Bank: On mcb tech .18, Marianne Wik Sætre, Director of Innovation & Digital Channels at Fana Sparebank, will share how they use cutting edge technology and new tools to create new banking services, launching one disruptive solution after another. But the customer is always at center.
Senior Scientist CMR / Associate Professor HVL.
Daniel Patel is coming to mcb tech .18 to give a talk on sketch-based modelling: What is it? Where has it been applied? How could it be used for fast creation of news?
PROGRAM: All keynotes, presentations, and sessions at mcb tech .18 are listed below.
How Estonia has Digitalized a whole Country: Estonia MP, Kalle Palling, is coming to mcb tech .18 to tell us how they have digitalized a whole country.
Senior Strategic Advisor, NRK Beta
The Walking OB Van for "Monsen Minutt for Minutt": What will users expect from tomorrow´s media? How can content and experiences be best designed for interactivity and engagement?
You are now a Professional 3D Modeler: You may not know it, but by the help of newly developed computer tools, you are now a competent user of one of the most training heavy disciplines in modern business. Join Tenklabs in this mcb tech .18 talk to find out how this is possible, and how it will change modern industries.
Arash Pendari & Patrick Danckwardt
Create with Humans, Scale with Machines: Arash Pendari and Patrick Danckwardt from Vionlabs is coming to the mcb tech .18 conference to show you how modern technologies like AI, machine learning and computer vision can bring back the passion for content.
Tom Georg Olsen
Chairman and Enterprise Servant Leader, Miles
Without Trust there will be no Innovation: Miles have built a successful business on a trust based organizational structure, and were named one of the most innovative companies the last three years by Innomag. Chairman and Enterprise Servant Leader, Tom Georg Olsen, is coming to mcb tech .18 to tell us how to build a successful business for the future.
Everything is a Story and your Story is Everything: Renowned speaker Kate Adams is confirmed for mcb tech .18. Adams has a unique combination of talents, with a background in tech, focused on storytelling.
VP Analytics Program, BAMTech Media
EVP & COO, Future Hunters
How can you use AI to Unlock Human Talent: Roland Becker from JUST ADD AI is coming to mcb tech .18 to tell us how AI was used to scout and analyze new players in the german Bundesliga.
How Will the Emerging Trends Affect YOU?: Erica Orange makes you think in ways you never have before. She evaluates the global trends that are shaping the landscape today, and identifies the strategic implications (the “So what?”) that you need to be aware of. How can you think differently about the future?
The Digital Dragon
Tom Xiong, founder Move Shanghai & Jacob Lovén, Head of Innovation OMD
A Digital Dragon Rises, and it will Affect us all: The second wave of digital innovation is about to hit us - but instead of looking to Silicon valley, you should look east!
Day One: June 21
Richard Rumelt, Erica Orange, The Digital Dragon, Roland Becker, and MORE!
Full schedule will be released shortly.
Day Two: June 22
Exclusive keynotes, exciting demos, popup talks, and more. Full schedule will be released shortly.
Product Manager, Vimond Media Solutions
CTO and Technical Leader, IBM Norway
Keynote Speaker: Richard Rumelt
Professor of Business & Society, UCLA Anderson Business.
About mcb tech .18
A new, future focused conference in Bergen, the media tech capital of Norway, June 21-22.
Venue & Conference Information
An overview of everything you will need to know about the conference.
Become a Trainee at Vimond
Vimond Media Solutions is looking for talented developers finishing their degrees in the summer.
Årsrapport Media Region Bergen 2017
Vi legger bak oss et spennende år for medieklyngen og Media Region Bergen. Media City Bergen er offisielt åpnet, og vi har lansert en fremtidsrettet medielab i klyngens nye hovedkvarter.
Business Associates Program
Our Business Associate Program is open to companies outside the media industry, such as finance, health care, public utilities, consulting, maritime, offshore and more. See how your company can take part!
As a member of the media cluster you’ll get access to all services and deliveries provided by NCE Media, and full access to Media City Bergen Media Lab.
Industry Associates Program
The Industry Associate Program offers companies outside of the Cluster the opportunity to join one of the world’s leading ecosystems for media and media technology innovation and solution development.
The new Medialab has opened
A world class media lab for cutting edge innovation and research – available to all members of the media cluster
The brand new incubator in Media City Bergen.
About the venue
A landmark building in Bergen, and a world-class hub for innovation and science for the Norwegian Media Cluster
The Norwegian Media Cluster is a world leader when it comes to augmented reality, graphics, visualization, digitalization, broadcast and television technology.
For innovative startups or projects with potential for growth
NCE Media – the Media Innovation Engine
The Norwegian Media Cluster has been awarded a Centre of Expertise status from Innovation Norway, and has its own cluster organization, NCE Media (Norwegian Center of Expertise in Media).
NCE Media is the innovation engine for the Norwegian Media Cluster and has five full time employees that actively work to enhance activity in the cluster and facilitate innovation processes among members, as well as programs for partners and sponsors.