mcb tech .19 is over. We hope to see you all next year! 

Check out our summary of the conference and the Future Week in the article below.   

How will we communicate post covid? The ten lessons we learned the last year

Just as we used to before, obviously, but still – so different. In only one year, we have seen a forced development and innovation that has pushed digital and virtual communication to new heights, culminating last week as His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway visited California on the first-ever virtual state visit, live-streamed from both Norway and San Francisco.


Et nerdete forum klyngens datajournalister

MCB JoLab: Datajournalistikknettverket er en ny satsing for datajournalister og redaksjonelle utviklere som ligger under MCB JoLab-paraplyen. Målet er å opprette et felles faglig forum for denne faggruppen hvor erfaringsdeling og kompetanseheving står i fokus.

Media City Bergen accepted into the JournalismAI Challenge

– An important and interesting project, and a unique opportunity to work together with leading international publishers, says Lars Helle, Editor in Chief in Stavanger Aftenblad. They will be part of the Norwegian team from the Media Cluster, in good company with The Guardian, Deutsche Welle, Sveriges Radio, and others. The teams will work together to create new tools for the future newsroom.

Medieklyngen tatt opp i det internasjonale JournalismAI-prosjektet

– Et utrolig viktig og interessant prosjekt, og en stor mulighet til å jobbe sammen med internasjonalt ledende mediehus, sier Lars Helle, Sjefredaktør i Stavanger Aftenblad, som nå skal delta som en del av det norske teamet fra medieklyngen. Internasjonale mediehus som The Guardian, Deutche Welle og Sveriges Radio er også tatt opp i programmet, og sammen skal teamene jobbe det neste halve året for å skape nye redaksjonelle verktøy.

A Virtual Royal Visit from Norway to California, Courtesy of Myreze

Exciting new technology, a green screen, and cluster member Myreze with a groundbreaking virtual solution. This is the combination necessary to teleport HRH Crown Prince Haakon to a virtual conference with Nancy Pelosi and leaders in government, industry, and academia in California to debate topics of national interests. – The proudest moment in my entire life, says CEO & Founder of Myreze, Björn Myreze.



mcb tech .19 is a joint initiative between the Norwegian Media Cluster (NCE Media) and The Norwegian Fintech Cluster (NCE Finance Innovation). Mcb tech is organized for the second time, after a successful inaugural conference in the summer of 2018. Read more here

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