The ambassador opens the new videoroom in Sarajevo


The Norwegian ambassador in Bossnia opened the video room, which has been constructed by HiST, at the University of East Sarajevo. Representatives from the universities in Trondheim, Sarajevo, Tuzla, Zagreb and Belgrade, attended the opening cermony. 

Robin Støckert and Bogdan Voaidas from HiST has lead the construction of the room. Knut BJørkli from HiST, demonstrated the functionality of the room by running a videoconference from Trondheim to Sarajevo. This included a live demonstration of interactive blackboards during a videoconference. The University of East Sarajevo may use the room to receive or distribute live training by combining videoconferencing with use of digital blackboards. They may also use the room for on-site training, including group work. The room is going to be used by several faculties, including education in music. 

Due to the succesfull demonstration and the experiences obtained during usage of the videoconferencing room, HiST is going to build another room at the University in Sarajevo. 

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