Media tech companies make the tools for telling your story better, faster, to your target audience in the right context and in the right way. The business is growing fast in Bergen, with activities centres in the giant Media City Bergen building.
Bergen’s media tech cluster included more than 100 members in 2018, and 80% of these companies launched new innovations during the last year.
Media City Bergen
The brand new Media City Bergen acts as a melting pot for developing new, state of the art media technology. Its partners include major companies such as TV2, Vizrt, Vimond and local newspapers. Media City Bergen serves as a leading international hub for media and technology innovation, with an excellent media lab for innovation and research as well as a business development incubator.
Media City Bergen also features Europe’s most modern TV studio. Here you can use a media lab and collaborate with companies in the cluster to test your products and services.
Media tech competence in Greater Bergen
To keep up with progress and changes in technology and markets, companies need to foster innovative thinking. We now see an immense technological development at the intersection between media and ICT. The environment in Bergen is at the forefront of this progress, and the Bergen cluster is home to exciting companies in fields such as:
- Augmented reality (AR)
- Immersive graphics
- Virtual reality (VR)
- Real-time 3D graphics
- Studio automation
- Interactive TV
- IoT/Smart City Tech
The companies in the cluster attract people from all over the world, creating an inspiring and exciting international environment.
R&D and business opportunities
The collaboration between the universities in Bergen and the companies has been vital to developing the media tech cluster, aided by the cluster organisation NCE Media. Greater Bergen holds many investment opportunities and offers an excellent environment for your media tech company.