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Program

Nordic VR Forum 2018

Main topic for the conference is “immersive learning” – how to use new and immersive technologies like VR & AR to accelerate learning, training, education, storytelling and knowledge transfer.

Joint session (Kristin Flagstad Hall)

08.30 – 09.30 Registration, networking, coffee, tea and snack
09.30 – 09.35 Opening and welcome
09.35 – 10.45 Sessions
10.45 – 11.15 Coffee break, refreshments, visit stands
11.15 – 12.15 Sessions
12.15 – 13.15 Lunch

Track 1 – “immersive learning” (Kristin Flagstad Hall)

13.15 – 14.30 Sessions
14.30 – 15.00 Coffee break, refreshments, visit stands
15.00 – 16.45 Sessions & panel discussion

Track 2 – “immersive storytelling” (Multisal Pauline Hall)

13.15 – 14.30 Sessions
14.30 – 15.00 Coffee break, refreshments, visit stands
15.00 – 16.45 Sessions & workshop

16.45 – 17.45 Coffee, refreshments, networking, visit stands

18.00 – 21.00 Conference dinner at Valuta (optional – requires booking)

* Sessions to be announced closer to the conference date. Final program is under construction.

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Photo: Hamar kommune / Bjørnar Fjeldberg

Practical information

Nordic VR Forum is held in Hamar kulturhus. The city of Hamar is beautifully located located in the greater Oslo Region by the shores of Mjøsa, Norways biggest lake – 1 hour from Oslo Airport Gardermoen and 1 hour and 30 minutes from Norway’s capital Oslo.

How to get here
Train from Oslo and/or Gardermoen is recommended. From Oslo Central Station, catch the R10 line at 07.34 and arrive at Hamar station 08.50 (1t 16 min). Then walk 500 meters westwards (approx. 5 minutes) from the train station in Hamar to Hamar Kulturhus (see map).

Otherwise Hamar is close to the main road connecting the souther’n and the norther’n parts of Norway, E6. Arriving by car, you may park next door in the Vestre Torg P-hus or 200 meter away by the big parking space next to lake Mjøsa (“Brygga”).

Arriving at the conference
In Hamar kulturhus the conference will use the rooms Kirsten Flagstad-salen (joint track before lunch and track 1 after lunch) and Multisal Pauline Hall (track 2, after lunch). When arriving, please pick up your name tag at the check-in counter in the ground floor. Registration time is from 08.30. See the full program for the day.

Need accommodation?
Nordic VR Forum has rebated hotel deals. Drop us a line and we will help you out.

Otherwise, feel free to reach out to us for any question, by e-mail or Facebook.

(Photo: Hamar kommune / Bjørnar Fjeldberg)

Dialogue conference “VR & healthcare” at Nordic VR Forum 2017

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