Helsinki Ode library smart city. Photo: Jussi Hellsten

Helsinki ranked highly in Smart City comparisons in 2019

Helsinki was ranked highly in several Smart City comparisons in 2019.

Open call – Agile pilots on smooth traffic and sustainable mobility forms

Jätkäsaari Mobility Lab and Forum Virium Helsinki are seeking innovative mobility solutions through agile piloting. The call is open until 3 February 2020.

Fleetonomy robot bus

Fleetonomy, VTT and Nodeon are developing on-demand robot bus service in Helsinki 

Fleetonomy, VTT and Nodeon combined forces to have their fleet of self-driving shuttles developed and tested in the FABULOS project.

Mobile Civitatem Consortium

A wider service area for mass transit with the help of autonomous buses

The goal of the autonomous vehicle solution of the Mobile Civitatem Consortium is clear: extending the reach of public transport to wider service areas.

Forum Virium henkilöstö 2019

We’re hiring a Platform Development Engineer

Our company is growing and we are now recruiting engineers working on a platform project.

Come and see Helsinki’s smart city know-how and co-operation possibilities at Barcelona Smart City Expo

Barcelona Smart City Expo World Congress is the biggest smart city event in Europe showcasing the newest projects, know-how and co-operation between cities on 19–21 November.

Saga – combining different brands of self-driving buses to one platform

Saga consortium has found an innovative solution for the FABULOS challenge combining self-driving buses from different manufacturers over APIs to one platform for the transport operator to control.

Forum Virium henkilöstö 2019

We are looking for a technical specialist to join our IoT-team

Join our team to make Helsinki the most functional smart city in the world!


From a city to an urban oasis? Virtual Verdure helps city planners take a peek at the verdant Kalasatama of the future

A more verdant city plan is being drawn up in Kalasatama: Virtual Verdure brings new tools to support the planning of green infrastructure and opens up opportunities for smart & clean business.

SARA social robot received well at Helsinki service center

In September, Kustaankartano Comprehensive Service Centre had a visit from the SARA robot, offering social stimuli for the residents. The experiment is part of the Social and Autonomous Robotic Health Assistant (SARA) project, which aims to develop a robot to take some of the strain off the personnel at care facilities.