23rd Annual Noble Peace Prize contest will held on Sunday, December 11th 2016 in Oslo, Norway, at Telenor Arena. Telenor Group, one of the world’s leading mobile operators, will serve as presenting partner for both the in-person concert and the 360° livestream. On December 11, the free livestream of the Nobel Peace Prize Concert will provide an immersive, real-time experience to audiences around the globe. In its 23rd year, the concert will be headlined by Sting and hosted by television personality Conan O’Brien. Digital Domain & Telenor Group to Livestream 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Concert in 360° VR.
Digital Domain & Telenor Group to Livestream 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Concert in 360° VR
For more than twenty years, the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony has been followed the next day by the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, a musical celebration honoring the laureate.The Concert is presented by Nobel Peace Prize Research & Information, produced by Warner Bros. and Gyro, and has an average reach of several hundred million households world-wide.
The Nobel Peace Prize is the most Prestigious award in the world, honoring icons such as Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, Mikhail Gorbachev, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Barack Obama, Kofi Annan, Al Gore and other remarkable individuals and organizations.
Sigve Brekke, CEO Telenor Group said:
Dialogue and communication across boundaries is a prerequisite for peace. Empowered by richer digital and globally accessible communication services, the important message of the Nobel Peace Prize can reach further than ever. Digital Domain is widely recognized for its expertise at live-streaming highly immersive experiences. Our partnership with Digital Domain will help us further engage our employees and customers around the world to make peace loud
This 23rd year concert will be headlined by Sting and hosted by television personality Conan O’Brien. Other performers include Halsey, Icona Pop, Highasakite, Juanes, and Marcus & Martinus will add color to it.
For the second year in a row, the event will be live streamed on YouTube for viewers around the world. Following the concert, more exclusive content and interviews will be posted for fans.
Telenor Group is pleased to play an active role in sharing this prestigious event with the world and cannot imagine a more worthy application of their technology and creativity.