Festival programme

Thursday, March 22

12.00 - 19.00 (EET)

Please note: Workshop is only for people with special invitation. 

9.00- 12.00

Workshop with projects registered in advance. Do you want to develop your digital idea? Please register your project here. The goal is to develop projects for pitch inside the Nordvision. Lunch included in the moderator's room. (Please note: Only for people invited)

Arrival, lunch (at your own cost) in canteen


Welcome words

Presented by: Marit af Björkesten - chairman Nordvision and Director & Editor-in-chief, Svenska Yle and Kåre V. Poulsen, leader of Festival of Digital Narratives

OPENING TALK: Thomas Weibel (professor)

Thursday, 12.10 - 13.00

A (fairly brief) history of digital narratives in media

Cleaning Up The Strategy Language

Thursday, 13.00 - 13.15

Presented by: Mika Rahkonen, Yle (Finland)

The History of Denmark – across (almost) all platforms

Thursday, 13.15 - 13.40

Presented by: Nikolaj Vitting Hermann, DR (Denmark)
More about the project.

Breaking the cycle - using Reddit to blast your stories. 

Thursday, 13.40 - 14.10

Tomas Lindh (SVT) & John Stark (Svenska Yle), Sweden and Finland
See more (external link)

The Social after the Social

Thursday, 14.30 - 14.55

Presented by: Louise Thornton, BBC Scotland
Website: Read more

Mobile stories & Late shift

Thursday, 14.55 - 15.15

Presented by: Sven Walti, Schwitzerland

Mobile stories & Late shift (introduction)


Thursday, 15.15 - 16.15

Manufactured hallucinations: Virtual Dreams & Emotional Machines

Presented by: Rama Allen, USA
A talk about creative processes and possibilities for augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and biometrics. 
Website: http://www.rama-allen.com/



Beckett - a disruptive narrative based video game

Thursday, 16.35 - 16.55

Presented by: Simon Meek, Scotland 

Take a look at the project on YouTube.

New narratives for investigative journalism: from TouchDoc to Trees

Thursday, 16.55 - 17.20

Presented by: Geert-Jan Strenghol, The Netherlands

Website: srebrenica.vpro.nl

The Isdalen Mystery

Thursday, 17.20 - 17.40

Presented by: Ståle Hansen and Øyvind Bye Skille, Norway

Website: https://www.nrk.no/dokumentar/gaten-i-isdalen-1.13182053 

Kliemannsland: Building an IRL/web-nation

Thursday, 17.40 - 18.00

Presented by: Philipp Goewe & Tim Schäfer, Germany 

Watch on YouTube.

SCREENING Late Shift. Interactive film

Thursday, 18.15 - 19.00/20.00

Short introduction by creator Sven Walti (Schwitzerland)

Duration depends on interaction

Alterations may occur

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Friday, March 23

09.00 - 16.00 (EET)

9.00- 09.10
Welcome words by moderators Kåre V. Poulsen and Jarmo Lang

TV crew app & Cinderella Network

Friday, 09.10 - 09.40

Presented by: Mizuto Tanaka and Kaoru Ishizawa, Japan

Nerd: Dragonslayer666

Friday, 09.40 - 10.15

Presented by: Riikka Takila, Finland

Esport drama from Yle. 

Pre-crime: A crime simulation game

Friday, 10.15 - 10.45

Presented by: Michaela Pnacekova, Germany

10.45 - 11.00

Datak: a journey from a 18 months investigation about Big Data to a Serious Game

Friday, 11.00 - 11.25

Presented by: Julien Schekter & Bastian Von Wyss 

The Filter Bubble - insights on your users

Friday, 11.25 - 12.00

Presented by: Steve El-Sharawy, Finland

12.00 - 12.45 (At your own cost)

KEYNOTE: Marie Nilsson, Mediavision (SE)

Friday, 12.45 - 13.10

Effects of digitalisation in online/broadcast 

Presented by: Marie Nilsson, Sweden

A complete cross platform news strategy

Friday, 13.10 - 13.45

A complete cross platform news strategy including 'Do's and dont's' for Facebook.

Presented by: Brodie Fenlon, Canada

The DUO app - interaction with your TV

Friday, 13.45 - 14.05

Presented by: Mirek Labedzki (SVT), Sweden


Eva Jinek: from talkshowhost to multiplatform personality

Friday, 14.05 - 14.25

Presented by: Cyril Snijders, The Netherlands

Open VRT - co-creating with young creatives.

Friday, 14.25 - 14.50

Presented by: Camille Pollie, Belgium

Yle Lab

Friday, 14.50 - 15.00

15.00 - 15.05:
Words of goodbye by Nordvision's Henrik Hartmann, Denmark

15.05 - 16.00:

Drinks and socializing


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