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

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