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

Backstage series present the people behind the Smart Tampere program. Next up is another one of our newbies and the head of STARDUST project, Maarit Vehviläinen.  Read more

Signatory cities of the Charter were with us in Barcelona for the Smart City Expo 2017.  Read more

The city of Tampere and the Smart Tampere program offer companies a network built in Hervanta by Nokia. The goal is to create services and solutions for a smart city.  Read more

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