Smart Tampere

Grow.Smart.Together. with us! Tampere Region in Finland aims for innovative and digital smart city solutions through cooperation between companies, organizations, municipalities and citizens.

Hervanta pilot area was launched in Tampere 11.12.2017. The area is a cloud based network built by Nokia Oyj. The City of Tampere and its Smart Tampere program offer the network for companies to use in order to create and test smart city services in co-operation with other companies and organizations.  Read more

The City of Tampere’s Migration Info Centre Mainio has launched a new video chat service. In the Migration Info Centre video chat, you can use either an ordinary text-based chat or a video call. In a video call, it is possible to share the screen and look at websites or fill in forms together with the advisor.  Read more

Two new projects started this autumn under the Smart Tampere Program aiming to make Tampere even smarter. These are the STARDUST project and the City Guidance Ecosyste project.  Read more

Backstage series will present the people behind the Smart Tampere program. First up one of our newbies and the head of City Guidance Ecosystem project, Pekka Männistö.  Read more

One of the ways the Smart Tampere program operates is to open the city's and the region's development plans to the public as early as possible. This way the companies can plan their business better according to the city's plans and needs.  Read more

Smart mobility solutions are one of the most tangible ways to make citizens lives easier. Tampere will be presenting its smart mobility solutions and testing platform possibilities at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona November 14th-16th 2017.  Read more

Watch our brand new Smart Mobility video here!  Read more

We now have a Smart Tampere LinkedIn group which is one of the places where we can discuss and co-create better smart city solutions. Join the conversation!  Read more

Immerse yourself in the worlds of virtual reality in VR Morning at Kampusklubi on Friday, October 6th 2017, from 9am to 15pm!  Read more

Hiedanranta seminar on 24th March, with its international keynote speakers, explored the possibilities for the future Tampere city district Hiedanranta in the light of international experiences on planning a smart and sustainable city. The seminar materials are available here.  Read more

CGI and The City of Tampere have agreed to deepen their cooperation in the development of the digital services of Tampere.  Read more

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In ecology, organisms interact with one another to create a self-sufficient and sustainable ecosystem. In a similar way a business produces a product or service with the intention of making profit, but interacts with other actors to produce an…  Read more

Ten cities using the most innovative ideas to improve quality of life and to involve citizens in community life have reached the final stage of the European Capital of Innovation Award 2017. The City of Tampere has made it to this final stage. The…  Read more

Tredea, the Tampere Region Economic Development Agency, renews its brand and now operates as Business Tampere. Under the new, distinct brand, Business Tampere will continue its work enhancing the business of local companies and improving the…  Read more

Networks and dedicated people are the main assets of the Tampere-based company 5 More Minutes as it introduces the world to the educational use of entertainment games.  Read more

Working together is one of the hallmarks of a smart city. Tampere is introducing new ways to involve residents, businesses, universities and other communities in joint development and experimentation. Hackathons, for example, fit well with the new…  Read more

Working together is one of the hallmarks of a smart city. Tampere is introducing new ways to involve residents, businesses, universities and other communities in joint development and experimentation. Hackathons, for example, fit well with the new…  Read more

MINDTREK 2017 is an international technology conference that is organized September 20th – 21st at Tampere Hall Congress and Concert Centre in Tampere, Finland.  Read more

MINDTREK 2017 is an international technology conference that is organized September 20th – 21st at Tampere Hall Congress and Concert Centre in Tampere, Finland.  Read more

The German automotive system integrator BHTC, Behr-Hella Thermocontrol GmbH, has established a research and development unit in Tampere, Finland. The unit size is estimated to grow to 20 persons during this year. The Tampere unit is developing e.g…  Read more

The utilisation of indoor positioning is one of the hallmarks of a smart city. An indoor positioning ecosystem is under construction in Tampere, Finland, and practical examples of applications are becoming increasingly available.  Read more

The internet of things (IoT) and Industrial Internet (IIoT) have been hot topics across many industries for the past years. While there are many examples of IoT-solutions generating tremendous value and cost savings for companies, many are still…  Read more