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…


Guided Smart City tours to Kalasatama and Jätkäsaari

Forum Virium Helsinki has trained guides specialising in the areas of Kalasatama and Jätkäsaari to…


Digital challenges faced by Helsinki’s schools being tackled in ten agile pilots

Forum Virium Helsinki has been closely involved in the development of a new operating model that…


MyData topics covered during Smart City Day at MyData 2018 in Helsinki

Topical IoT issues were covered at the Smart City Day, organized in the framework of the MyData…


Anni Sinnemäki Forum Virium Helsinki

Finland creates smart charging for electric cars – BMW tests solution

Finland aims to have 250,000 electric cars on its streets by 2030. However, reaching this goal will…


5,500,000 euros available for creating an autonomous bus line

The FABULOS (Future Automated Bus Urban Level Operation Systems) project has launched its request…


Living Lab expert Tiina Inki started in August

Hailing from Vaasa and boasting a M.Sc. (Econ.) in information systems science, Tiina will be…


‘Uber for boats’ and other smart mobility services being tested in Jätkäsaari

Jätkäsaari is a testing ground for new mobility solutions and a showcase for smart transport to the…


The biggest cultural centre in Finland connects its band rehearsal rooms to the Internet of Things

The air quality in the band rehearsal rooms of the Cable Factory in Helsinki is now being monitored…


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5 effective ways to reduce the use of private cars in cities

Forum Virium’s EMPOWER project studied how to encourage people to reduce the use of conventionally…