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

The City of Tampere’s recently completed artificial intelligence pilot will help to predict pupils’ need for special support in the future. T…  Read more

The Enlighten Tampere innovation challenge culminated in the beginning of June when the teams presented and pitched their solutions for judge…  Read more

EU-GUGLE project arranged an open house event in two retrofitted BEST buildings in Tampere 4.6.2018. The event got over 200 excited people to see what had been done during the renovations.  Read more

A 120-centimetre humanoid robot called Pepper served customers at the Frenckell Service Point of the City of Tampere on two days. Pepper’s ro…  Read more

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