Interactive screens complement digital wayfinding

The interactive city screens of the future might serve as a feedback channel and offer real-time...

Library books with a travel card

In the future a digital city card may be the key to all Helsinki services. Visits to the swimming...

Helping start-ups to conquer the world

Forum Virium Helsinki’s CreatiFI, ACE and GET projects provide small and medium sized enterprises...

Code Fellows as change agents

Since starting their work in 2013, Helsinki’s Code Fellows have been tirelessly building the...

Resident feedback gets heard

The CitySDK project develops and harmonizes open application programming interfaces (APIs), which...

FINEST Twins: Urban Innovation Seminar

Today an Urban Innovation Seminar was held at the Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol with the main focus...

Funding for commercialising digital services in creative industries – apply by 30th September

CreatiFI’s Open Call 2 is open until the end of September and it is looking for 20 European SMEs...

Crowd Dialog Europe: It’s all about the crowd!

On August 27th, 2015, Crowd Dialog Europe gathered representatives from 28 European countries to...

Opening up regional data

The Helsinki Region Infoshare web service already provides free access to over 1000 open data sets....

Building a better Helsinki

When the European Parliament compared the Smart City initiatives of 468 European cities, Helsinki...

Smart city development

Innovation unit developing digital services, building an open and smart Helsinki.   Forum Virium...

Explore Helsinki Design Week by touch

Interactive wayfinding service, running on the digital screens of central Helsinki, offers event...

These are the 25 solutions left in the Nordic Independent Living Challenge

Nordic Independent Living Challenge has chosen the 25 solutions to proceed stage three of the...

Welcome to the OpenLivingLab Days!

The OpenLivingLab Days is the annual summit of the worldwide Living Lab community. This year, the...

Welcome to the OpenLivingLab Days!

The OpenLivingLab Days is the annual summit of the worldwide Living Lab community. This year, the...

CreatiFI is looking for top 18 SMEs with creative business ideas

CreatiFI’s Open Call 2 is now open until the end of September and is looking for 18 European SMEs...

Smart City & Citizens – what happens in Helsinki and how to be part of it?

Solve City of Helsinki’s competition challenges in SlushHacks & Ultrahack, Open Finland...

Startup contest for high-tech EU startups in IoT, eHealth, Security, Cloud, Energy, Mobility and Smart Spaces

Grow your startup through EIT Digital’s leading innovation network! Startups can apply for one or...

Nordic innovators matchmaking for independent living

In total 130 innovators met to develop their ideas into a winning proposition in the Nordic...

Mapping the future: Nordic Built Cities Arena in Copenhagen

– We need to walk the talk and start taking action in our cities, said Norwegian Minister of Local...

The Citizen Driven Innovation Handbook is out

The official version of the pre-announced “Citizen Driven Innovation Handbook”, co-production of...