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Helsinki claims several top positions in 2018 smart city comparisons

Helsinki is the best City in the world for digital transport services and the best in Europe when…


Forum Virium Helsinki’s collaboration models with other Smart Cities caught interest in Australia

To raise the Nordic profile as smart and sustainable cities, Nordic countries arranged an expert…


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Contracts Awarded for the Third and Final Phase of SELECT for Cities Pre-Commercial Procurement

SELECT for Cities is pleased to announce that three contractors have been awarded contracts to…


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5 biggest trends in smart city development

The Smart City Expo World Congress held in Barcelona in November was the largest smart city event…


See Helsinki’s Smart City Development at Barcelona Smart City Expo

Helsinki’s Smart City know-how is well represented at Barcelona Smart City Expo event on 13-15…


More time for learning – Helsinki’s new challenges published!

The City of Helsinki Education Division’s second rapid experimentation programme launched on 6…


This is how pre-commercial procurement has proven useful in Helsinki

Pre-commercial procurement can be used when there are no near-to-the-market solutions yet and new…


Become a forerunner of sustainable mobility and improve the quality of life in your neighbourhood – Join the MUVement!

Mobility Urban Values (MUV) project levers behavioural change in local communities using an…


Smart Kalasatama new programme director Kerkko Vanhanen works closely to residents

Kerkko Vanhanen is set to assume the position of the new programme director of Smart Kalasatama at…


Highlights of Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress 2018 in Copenhagen

Five Forum Virium Helsinki colleagues and over 10.000 other people from all over the world met in…