about

Published 17.09.2015
The Norwegian Media Cluster is a world ­leader when it comes to ­augmented ­reality, graphics, visuali­zation, ­digitalization, broadcast and tele­vision technology.

The cluster has evolved into an exciting international environment with Vizrt, Vimond, Mediability, Sixty, Highsoft, TV 2, NRK, Bergens Tidende, BA and The University of Bergen (Dept. of Information Science and Media Studies) as key players. 

Large parts of the cluster are located in Media City Bergen™, a leading, international hub for media and technology innovation, with the cluster Media Innovation Lab and a startup lab forming the core of the innovation and research projects for the cluster and cluster partners.

CEO
Anne Jacobsen, anne@ncemedia.no, +47 414 13 341

Board Director 
Henriette Sæther (Sixty), henriette@sixty.no, +47 976 02 236

The board of directors meet four to six times a year and comprises eight members.

The board of directors

  • Chairwoman: Henriette Sæther, Sixty.
  • Knut Helland, University of Bergen
  • Bernt Kåre Johannessen, Vizrt
  • Helge Thorbjørnsen, NHH, Norwegian School og Economics
  • Sigvald Sveinbjørnsson, Bergensavisen
  • Roy Tore Jensen, TV 2
  • Anne Grethe Teigland, NRK
  • Sturle Rasmussen, BT/Schibsted


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 cluster members and has six 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. NCE Media is located in the media lab in Media City Bergen™ (top floor, south tower), and runs the Media Lab as well as other innovation projects and activities in the Media Cluster.