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.

Tampere Smart City Week just got a fresh new Facebook page - make sure to like, follow and share the smartness! The week is organised for…  Read more

The City of Tampere had an honor to host an executive board meeting of the international STARDUST project. The meeting took place in Tampere…  Read more

How to integrate a multipurpose arena as a seamless part of city centre services? This topic was addressed at an info event in Tampere on Mar…  Read more

In October, the City of Tampere becomes a platform for the first ever international Smart City Week organised here. The ultimate goal for the…  Read more

A platform that integrates the technological solutions used in home and remote care services will be implemented in Tampere. The platform is based on an innovation partnership model, and funded by Business Finland. In the best-case scenario, the city will save millions of euros each year through the integration of several different services on just one platform.  Read more

Smart Tampere program byt the City of tampere is holding two #TampereCityHack hackathons in June and October this year about gathering and utilizing data in city environment. Best teams are rewarded with pilot executions.  Read more

Backstage series presents the people behind the Smart Tampere program. Next up is an old stager and a wizard of smart buildings and energy efficiency, Pauli Välimäki.  Read more

The construction of a 5G-ready mobile network in Tampere and its surroundings is now complete. Base station hardware used in the mobile netwo…  Read more

The City of Tampere will be piloting talking robots in practising maths as well as English and German in preschools and in the first and second grades.  Read more

The City of Tampere in Finland is building into a smart city by treating city development projects as platforms for innovative solutions and new business models. The city enables this by opening data, building ecosystems and enhancing the culture of cross-industry co-operation. In the real estate expo MIPIM 2018 Tampere is showcasing how it acts as a platform.  Read more

The new service allows online buyers to have parcels from web stores from everywhere in the world to be shipped to a designated automatic parcel terminal at a K-Group store. The first automatic parcel terminals will be available for use from 1st of March 2018 at K-Citymarket at Linnainmaa and K-Supermarket at Kaukajärvi in Tampere.  Read more

Are you the one with a smart city product or a service that you know will make our every day lives a little bit smoother? Tampere is the city where you can test and develop that product or service in a real live city environment.  Read more

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The City of Tampere is actively looking into better utilization and digitalization of built environment, in order to become a breeding ground for innovations.  Read more

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