Smart Flexi Space Network expanding the utilisation of underused spaces in the city

The projects goal was to open up underused spaces for residents, utilise various spaces as…


Helsinki’s schools challenge companies to create solutions that correspond to the schools’ needs. Why and how?

The education sector is becoming increasingly digital, along with other sectors, but the benefits…


Smart Learning Environments of the Future

The aim of the 6Aika project The Smart Learning Environments of the Future is to improve the…


Helsinki is one of the European Innovation Capital finalists

Helsinki qualifies as an innovation capital for its innovation platforms such as Smart Kalasatama…


Tender Winners Announced for SELECT for Cities!

SELECT for Cities would like to thank all the organisations and consortia who submitted a bid in…


Kalasatama Smart City district of Helsinki

The new Kalasatama area of Helsinki is an experimental innovation platform to co-create smart urban…


Digitalization helps to open City spaces for residents

Over one million square metres of space lie unused in the Helsinki metropolitan area. The City of…


Digital Helsinki programme

People are accustomed to use their mobile phones to order food or a taxi ride, to book flights, and…


There is data behind everything

About six years ago, Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and Kauniainen decided to start publishing their…


5th anniversary of open data pioneer Helsinki Region Infoshare

City procurement data, historical aerial photos and postal code areas are among the most…