Tools & Methodology
If you want to excel at innovation, you must also master innovation methodology.
MCB Media Lab Sandbox
The Media Lab holds technical platforms and resources available to members; A wide range of different tech for all kind of purposes, as well as open data and APIs from cluster companies and international tech partners that students, startups, researchers, teams and project developers can use as their sandbox.
NCE Media stimulates and contributes to specific development projects between different players in the media cluster and R&D environments. Annually, we facilitate around 40 projects of different sizes in and around the cluster.
– Diversity is the Core of Innovation
This was one of the key messages from Justin Ferrell, one of the world's most renowned Design Thinking coaches, who held a number of workshops during his visit to MCB and MCB Media Lab last week.
A Trip Down a Royal Memory Lane With Motiview
Motitech gave the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge a trip down memory lane during the Royal Visit to Norway last week. (Photo: Mads Oftedal Schwencke)
Dirtybit puts the Media Cluster on the Map at PGC London
Dirtybit's VP of Business & Marketing, Anette Ståløy, was one of the speakers at last week's Pocket Gamer Connects in London. (Photo: Aurora Berg)
Get ready for an eventful spring in the Media Cluster
SVG Nordic Summit, Justin Ferrell from Stanford d:school, breakfast meetings, Show & Tells and several new concepts. If 2017 was an eventful year, 2018 will be even busier!
Håvard Myklebust is the Media Cluster Ambassador of 2017
Received the Award at NCE Media’s first-ever Christmas Special in the Media Lab.
Labcast – Powered by Deloitte Digital
Labcast is Deloitte Digital's brand new podcast from the Media Lab in Media City Bergen. The podcast will explore innovation, technology and creativity – the main activities in the Media Lab.
This was the Future Week
An eventful week in the Media Lab has come to an end. Hundreds of people have visited the lab and witnessed first hand the solutions that are being created in the Media Cluster.
'Tjommi' and 'SPV Town' won the hackathon
The very first hackathon in Media City Bergen Media Lab has come to an end, and ten teams have been working around the clock to come up with the solutions of the future. And boy did they deliver!
– We have a lot to learn from the media cluster
120 editors from all over the country visited Bergen this week for their annual conference. Included in this event was a tour of Media City Bergen, and a visit to the media lab.
Future Week in the Media Lab
November 6-10: Artificial Monday, a two day hackathon with students and entrepreneurs, a virtual Thursday. And yes - Thank God, it will be Friday. Don't miss out on all the activities during Future Week in MCB Media Lab – see the full schedule here!
Future Week - and WHAT a Week
November 6-10: Artificial Monday, a student Tuesday, an entrepreneurial Wednesday, and a virtual Thursday. And yes - Thank God, it will be Friday.
The Norwegian Media Cluster at Cutting Edge 2017
The Norwegian Media Cluster and VR Oslo exhibited together at Cutting Edge, the largest event of Oslo Innovation Week.
Study Tour: IBC Amsterdam
The day after our media lab launch in Amsterdam, we organized a guided NCE Media study tour at IBC, Europe’s largest broadcast show. 20 guests were introduced to the latest innovations coming out of the Norwegian Media Cluster.
The media lab officially opened
Around eighty people attended the launch of the Norwegian Media Cluster’s brand new Media Lab, as chairman of the Media Cluster board officially declared the lab for opened.
NCE Media partners with Deloitte
– We believe the media industry will be a frontrunner in developing exciting solutions for the next generation of business. The Norwegian Media Cluster is a leading example of this, says Dan Ison, partner and media industry lead in Deloitte North West Europe.
Vizrt brings AR to election night
Election night is not only a hugely important event for the Norwegian people, it is also a chance for companies in the media cluster to shine.
IBM selected partner for Media City Bergen Media Lab
IBM has been selected as the lead technology partner for NCE Media. The Norwegian Media Cluster will build their innovation platform on IBM Cloud. In addition, all IBMs 60+ employees in the Bergen area will be moving to Media City Bergen in January 2018.
– An outstanding environment for media startups
Mediekuben, a brand new, two year program for startups and established companies, has just launched in Media City Bergen. The aim is to identify truly disruptive projects.
This is the Media Lab
MCB Media Lab - the Innovation Pulse of the Norwegian Media Cluster.
Motion Corporations prototype vil gjøre NRK web-TV mer tilgjengelig for alle
– Med vår prototype gir vi brukeren mulighet til å tilpasse strømmingen til eget behov.
The Vidden project
The use of sensors and beacons scattered on the mountain plateau Vidden, combined with AR technology, context and geolocation-based services will make it the tourist destination of the future.
NCE Media Study: IBC Amsterdam
Sep. 16-17: We are proud to invite you to the official launch of our brand new media lab, as well as an organized study tour at IBC, Europe's largest broadcast show. Meet the Norwegian Media Cluster companies, visit their booths at IBC and be updated on the latest media trends.
– Working hard on getting uncomfortable and learning from the best
Once again it was a great pleasure having Justin Ferrell from Stanford d.school back in Bergen to visit the media cluster. This time to work with our startups.
Straight from the Labs 2017
Tapas, bobler og show stod på menyen da rundt 200 gjester var med på uoffisiell lansering av fremtidens digitale løsninger.
– Utrolig nyttig
– Her var det muligheter jeg overhodet ikke kjente til, sa Hilde Gudvangen, gründer og CEO i oppstartsselskapet MUML. Hilde var en av deltakerne på dagens SkatteFUNN-kurs i regi NCE Media.
Media City Bergen™ is a leading, international hub for media and technology innovation, powered by the Norwegian Media Cluster, at last count, consisting of over 100 members.
NCE Media is the innovation engine for the more than hundred cluster members. The Norwegian Media Cluster is a world leader in augmented reality, graphics, AI, virtual studios, robotics, broadcast & IP based video, and tools for workflow and visual storytelling.