Open Living Lab Days 2017 – Join us in Krakow on 31st of August

Date: Thursday 31.8 Time: 13.45 Venue: Open Living Lab Days, Krakow Technology Park Workshop: Co-creating services for smart cities – models, processes and ecosystems Workshop is organised by Smart Kalasatama Team and Laurea University of Applied Sciences Smart services are often created by several players and they require a wider ecosystem. The service ecosystem can be further developed during piloting phase together with the different stakeholders linked or engaged in the co-creation of the services. We have learnt that the co-creation events organised in the context of the pilots serve to engage and build a wider ecosystem.  During this workshop,>>>

Barcelona Smart City Expo 2016

Picture: Smart City Expo http://www.smartcityexpo.com Barcelona Smart City Congress November 15–17, 2016 will bring together over 400 global influencers and innovators to share knowledge, debate the challenges faced by our cities, encourage out of the box thinking and inspire a worldwide call for action in order to develop smarter and more sustainable cities. The 2016 edition of Smart City Expo World Congress will have a special focus on citizens and the different initiatives being played out worldwide to empower people living in metropolises and make these places more human‑centered.Concepts such as commons strategy, circular economy and ethical use of big data will>>>

Smart Kalasatama data explored in MyData conference

When: 31st August–2nd September 2016 Where: Helsinki Hall of Culture / Kulttuuritalo MyData 2016 is an international conference that focuses on human centric personal information management. MyData is an initiative to help people gain more control over their personal data. The conference brings together an international crowd of 1000 people from businesses, research community, civil society and government to shape the fundamentals on how personal data is managed globally. In Kalasatama district, the most exact real-time energy and waste data is already produced. Now, in the MyData2016 conference, some subsets of the data are available for the first time available for expert>>>

Workshop: Agile piloting to accelerate urban service development

Place: Montreal, Canada Date: 23.-26.08.2016 Time: 09:00 – 18:00 OpenLivingLab Days is the annual summit of the worldwide Living Lab community, formally the ENoLL Summer School. The annual four-day event includes interactive sessions, workshops, lively discussion panels with excursions and off-site visits with the aim of giving the participants a wider insight about models, theories and technologies related to Living Labs. Participants have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience from the leading experts on the subject and to network with other Living Lab enthusiasts. We will welcome the 10th Wave of new ENoLL members to the network and hold a>>>

Nordic Cities Workshop on Regional Cohesion in Climate Action and Innovation

28 – 29 April 2016, Malmö Climate-KIC Nordic Cities Workshop welcomes city planners, city strategists and climate specialists from all of Europe, and from all sectors of society, to engage with the Climate-KIC community in inspirational deliberation on coordinated climate action, and on coalition-building with an eye to project funding opportunities. The event concentrates on two challenges within regional collaboration: Mobility and the Built Environment. Veera Mustonen, Head of Smart Kalasatama, is attending the workshop and has a presentation 0n Friday. More about the event here. Website: http://www.climate-kic.org/

Ovum’s 5th Annual Smart to Future Cities and Urban IoT 2016 Summit

26 April 2016 09:00 – 27 April 2016 in London Successfully marrying the social & environmental vision with the latest technology solutions, Smart to Future Cities, Europe’s only city-centric event guarantees face to face time with the entire smart city decision making unit. The event brings together under one roof 350+ representatives from the whole smart city eco-system. Head of Smart Kalasatama, Veera Mustonen, attended the event and gave a presentation: Case Smart Kalasatama: Creating a Smart City district innovation platform Beyond smart grid: Creating smart city solutions for resource-wise smart living Engaging stakeholders to co-create smart city pilots Website: https://smarttofuture.com/