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.

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

Get into the spirit of the Europe’s biggest hackathon, Junction, with its pre-event TechRace Tampere (17th September). Every TechRace partic…  Read more

The Smart Tampere programme by the City of Tampere will be reformed after 20 months of running. It will focus more on sustainability and even more effort is put into business co-operation. In the future, the programme will consist of three parts: digitalisation programme that aims for digitalising the city services, ecosystem programme that aims to create new business models, and the new part, sustainable Tampere programme that aims to make the city carbon neutral.  Read more

The event provides interesting speakers, bright ideas and new connections around the topical theme. You will find out what kind of possibilities Nokia Digital Automation Cloud ie. the private LTE (Long Term Evolution) network in Hervanta, Tampere can offer for companies, universities and research institutions.  Read more

The Smart Tampere development program has been in motion for little over 18 months. It is time to present examples of practical results: this is how the Smart Tampere Ecosystem Program has facilitated vibrant business activity.  Read more

The Smart Tampere development program has been in motion for little over 18 months. It is time to present some examples of practical results: this is how the Smart Tampere Ecosystem Program supports urban development and opens up more resources and city's challenges for companies.  Read more

The City of Tampere is testing mobile interpretation, that is, a video-based interpreting service available through smartphones, at the Herva…  Read more

A newly-created 3D model of the city of Tampere can be used in planning and showcasing future city developments. The model demonstrates, for…  Read more

For the duration of the rest of the year, the Tampere tramway building sites will experiment with using Bluetooth beacons to send nearby smar…  Read more

It became evident that in order to develop an agile and cost-effective way to produce information for the knowledge based decision making in the city there needs to be a guide book that provides solutions for the different departments’ needs. The City Developer’s Quick Guide Into the World of IoT was the result.  Read more

Black finger post signs and totem signs guide pedestrians from Tampere railway station and Central Square to the Ratina Stadium in a new guidance pilot.  Read more

The Tampere Events App will be launched at the IAAF World U20 Championships. The app offers its users plenty of information about the event, routes and services. In the future, the app is hopefully used widely in all kinds of events in Tampere.  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