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.

The Smart City Cookbook provides an introductory guide with a set of examples that cities and other smart city program leaders can utilize when planning and managing their smart city activities. Examples in the book are from the Smart Tampere program by the City of Tampere in Finland.  Read more

AI Hub Tampere is a new artificial intelligence research center hosted by Tampere University. It is a neutral publicly funded center at your…  Read more

Smart Tampere and a group of smart companies showcase their expertise in the Nordic Pavilion of the Smart City Expo World Congress. One of th…  Read more

Operational environment is changing faster and faster, and the challenges cities and companies face has become more complicated. Thus it is i…  Read more

We have so much Smart Tampere stuff going on we had to take three times the space compared to last year. At the stand, you can meet eight companies, three EU projects and several people from other smart activities ready to tell you all about our innovative solutions.  Read more

The first ever Tampere Smart City Week was held in October 8th to 12th 2018 in several locations around Tampere. The week's program consisted of 16 smart city and digitalization related events.    Read more

The commercial production of carbon-negative district heating has begun in Hiedanranta, Tampere. This is the first time carbon-negative district heating is being produced commercially in Finland. Hiedanranta city district in Tampere will act as a development platform in a project where Carbofex Oy company will produce district heating alongside biochar, its main product.  Read more

The future tramway (up and running in 2021) in Tampere offers lots of opportunities to develop new services and test technologies. Due to history in smart phone development Tampere has a strong know-how in imaging and camera technologies.  Read more

The very first Investor & Business Forum Tampere gathered almost 300 people from different fields of business and economic development to…  Read more

Tampere was selected by Chinese committee of experts to be awarded a prize for the STARDUST project and the objective of being carbon-neutral by 2030. Euro-China Green and Smart City Summit and the award event was organized in Ningbo China September 6th to 8th 2018 and Tampere was one of the European cities to get the recognition.  Read more

Interested in building a smart city? Having new ideas? Networking? Or just spending a great weekend with awesome people? If your answer is…  Read more

City of Tampere is looking for fresh new ideas what kind of content could be useful in city info screens. The screens are using touch technol…  Read more

Smart Business Tampere News - Tampere All Bright Magazine

Interested in building a smart city? Having new ideas? Networking? Or just spending a great weekend with awesome people?  Read more

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