27 - 29 September 2022

Bergen, Norway
Christiesgate 13, 3rd floor



09:00 – 09:15

Barbara Wasson (SLATE, UiB) & Fredrik Breien (VilViteSLATE, UiB)
09:15 – 10:00
Kick-Off / Keynote

Barbara Wasson (SLATE, UiB) & Fredrik Breien (VilViteSLATE, UiB)
10:00 – 10:15
10:15 – 11:45
Integrating Digital Game-Based Learningin After Education
Ingunn Ness (SLATE) / Tarjei Heggernes (HVL) / Tommy Hufthammer (BIR)

Reflections on using game-based learning in continuing education of digital competencies in the national renovation services

12:00 – 12:45
13:00 – 14:30
Game Based Teaching
Tobias Staaby
(Nordahl Grieg VGS / Department of Information Science and Media Studies)

On-going research into the teacher role in cross-curricular game-based learning in public high schools
14:30 – 16:00
(with break)
The Industrial Partner Perspective

Stian Osmundsen (Levato AS)

Experiences from industry on co-design and development of game-based learning for academia and industry
Evening Social
Getting to know one another
Participants & Speakers

Informal meet-up at SLATE (or nearby) to mingle, chat, network

09:00 – 10:00
10:00 – 10:15
10:15 – 12:00
Applying Real-Time StrategySerious Games in Naval Military Education

Steffen Berge Øverland (The Norwegian Defence University College)

Experiences from use of multi user real-time strategy gaming in simulated exercises for security and emergency response
12:00 – 12:45
13:00 – 16:00
(with break)
DALI GAMES: Game Based Learning -- Participatory Design Exercise

Fride Klykken (SLATE, UiB)

Participants play paper prototype educational board games, discuss, and evaluate themParticipants play paper prototype educational board games, discuss, and evaluate them

18:00 – 20:00
Evening Social
Conference Dinner
Participants and speakers

Dinner at a restaurant in Bergen NOTE: time may change


(@ The Bergen Science Centre - VilVite)

08:30 – 09:00
Meet at SLATE and and walk to Bergen Science Centre

For those who wants: Meet at SLATE and walk together to VilVite;  Alternatively, if heavy rain meet at City Light Railstation (will give information at the event on the 28 August)
09:00 – 11:00
Game-based Learning Trails in Science Centre Learning Programs
Nils Petter Hauan (VilVite)

A summary of eight years of research on game-based learning trails at VilVite in partnership with the University of Bergen & a tour of the VilVite Science Centre, with focus on the Loop Biodiversity Exhibition
where we will get to try the Science Centre's new learning trail in development.
11:00 – 11:15
11:15 – 12:00
Mixed-Reality Narrative Games-Based Learning Trails 

Fredrik Breien (VilViteSLATE, UiB)

Presentation of the co-design framework eLuna; division into groups in preparation for afternoon workshop
12:00 – 13:00
Lunch at VilVite
13:00 – 14:30
Fredrik Breien (VilVite & SLATE, UiB) 

Facilitated workshop to co-design narrative game-based learning trails based on the Loop exhibition
14:30 – 14:45
Stunt Presentation of Narrative Learning Games

Each group gets 3 to 5 minutes to present their ideas to the others (with no preparation time). It will be fun!
14:45 – 15:00
15:00 – 15:45
Panel debate
Participants TBA

Reflections and observations from the three days, with speakers and audience participation
16:00 - 16:15
Bye-bye Session
Fredrik Breien 
(VilVite & SLATE, UiB) 

Let’s plan to meet again soon!
Evening Social
Something fun!
Participants & Speakers

A fun curricular or extra-curricular activity for anyone who wants, details TBA

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‍Visiting Address:

Christiesgate 12, 2nd floor

Postal Address:

University of Bergen
PO Box 7807
N-5020 Bergen, Norway