The agile pilots running in Kalasatama bring innovative services to the use of citizens.
Smart Kalasatama’s Programme for Agile Piloting is buying small pilots (1000–8000 euros) that provide new innovative services for people living in the Kalasatama area. Programme for Agile Piloting helps to accelerate new concepts to service innovations and new business. It gives an opportunity to reach users in a real life setting.
The first round of pilots in Kalasatama ran in spring 2016. They were related to smart mobility services, effective waste management, reducing food waste and co-creating local services.
In autumn 2016, the next round of pilots will introduce Auntie Solutions and KuntoKaverit. These innovative services utilize technology and enhance the physical and mental wellbeing of citizens.
The Programme for Agile piloting is part of Smart Kalasatama, the Smart City district of Helsinki. This centrally located old harbour area is developed flexibly and through piloting, in close co-operation with residents, companies, city officials and other stakeholders. The Smart Kalasatama project is co-ordinated by Forum Virium Helsinki.
Smart Kalasatama’s Programme for Agile Piloting buys small pilots that provide new innovative services for people living in Kalasatama.
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