Welcome to MCB Media Lab

Published 24.08.2017
All members of the media cluster can use the new media lab in Media City Bergen.

Looking to boost your innovation project? Do you need some top equipment for your workshop, or just a place to gather your team? Maybe you want to use our showroom for your presentations or seminars? Or just come for a coffee.

After several years of hard work, we are proud to finally announce that the Media Cluster’s brand new lab, MCB Media Lab, is up and running. Here you will find a wide range of services and state of the art facilities, available for free for all members of the cluster.


The lab has a showroom where the latest cluster innovations can be showcased. The lab will be a vital part of what we present to both our national and international visitors and partners.

 

A multipurpose media lab
The MCB Media Lab is situated in the new science park, Media City Bergen™, at the 9th floor of the south tower. The new lab have a specially equipped project room, dedicated areas for workshops and collaboration projects, an event section for different purposes, a showroom and also guest desks for you to use when in Bergen. The lab represents a vital tool for developing a strong, global industry, enhancing innovation and grow future successes.

 
Gather your team in our project room. From left: Kine Lunde and Magdalena Krajzewicz (Both Vimond) visited us today to check out the new lab.

Go global
In addition to great facillities for you to use, the lab will run several programs, both for innovation, business development, business training, prototyping and research, as well as investor pitch coaching and demo days. Our close collaboration with the global network of Innovation Norway and Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) in NYC, Stanford d.school, as well as other global innovation hubs and accelerators will strengthen the lab programs, and benefit our members in many ways.


A dedicated area for workshops and collaboration for you and your team to use. From left: Magdalena Krajzewicz, Viktor Olson and Sondre Johannessen

Bergen Media Platform
Furthermore, the lab will launch Bergen Media Platform;  open data, APIs and technical platforms from cluster companies and international tech partners that students, startups, researchers, teams and project developers can use as their sandbox.


Showcase your latest innovations or run your demos for your customers or partners.

 

How to use
MCB Media Lab is operated by the cluster organization, NCE Media. As a member of the Norwegian Media Cluster you have access to the lab and all of its facilities. Send a mail to petter@ncemedia.no or anne@ncemedia.no if you or your team want to use the media lab, or if you want to showcase your latest products/innovations in our showroom.



More photos:


Social Zone/ Showroom

The social zone has dynamic, functional and flexible furniture that can be arranged however you like. 


Bar by the window

View from the window bar


Angel Alexandrov and Gisle Njaastad from Vimond visiting the media lab. 



Sondre Johannessen and Angel Alexandrov.

Magdalena Krajzewicz and Viktor Olson

Allekta Ilinca Hatu, Gisle Njaastad and Angel Alexandrov

Our worskhop areas being put to good use. 


Sondre Johannessen and Per-Øystein Zachariassen 

Kine Lunde, Allekta Ilinca Hatu and Magdalena Krajzewicz


Thelo Gaultier and Magdalena Krajzewicz

From left: Anne Jacobsen, Ørjan Hammersland, Ingrid Agasøster, Jan Ole Økland and Kaspar Strømme


Terje Røkenes from Filmtriks, shooting scenes in the media lab. 

Terje Røkenes and our extras.