Open video is the movement to promote free expression and innovation in online video. OVC is a two-day summit to explore the future of video on the web. Learn more...

Presented by
Open Video Alliance

New York Law School

New York Law School

With support from


Cloud Video Encoding


Yale ISP

Bocoup — The Javascript Company


Pace University Seidenberg School

Supporting OVC
Learn more about supporting OVC

a coalition of individuals and organizations dedicated to creating and promoting open technologies, policies and pratcices. Mozilla
Information Society Project

learn about supporting OVC

Eirik Solheim Returns to Open Video Conference

Eirik Solheim of the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) will return to the Open Video Conference this year.

The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) is the biggest broadcaster in Norway with 16 local offices, three national TV stations, 12 national radio stations and major web sites. It’s been leading the way with a number of open video experiments, including CC licensing and BitTorrent distribution.

Eirik works in the development department of the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. He is leading projects involving internet services, interactive TV, social media and broadband strategies. He’s consulted with Accenture and has worked hands-on digital production as a sound designer, editor, steadicam operator and photographer. He’s also a prize-winning blogger at

Last year, Eirik blew us away with a hilarious lightning talk about YouTube and cultural difference based on his experience with NRK. This year, he’ll be expanding on those themes as one of several public media luminaries who will discuss strategies for “being the best provider of your content.”

Check out for more on Open Video Conference 2010.

Leave a Reply