Construction of a solar power plant in progress at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

13.06.2017|0 Comments

The airport's power plant is expected to produce energy starting from late summer 2017. Currently, Finavia is among the first European airports to invest in a solar power plant to be located at Helsinki Airport. The construction of

Smart solutions gathered crowds in Smart Regions conference

13.06.2017|0 Comments

Helsinki-Uusimaa Region’s smart specialisation projects were broadly visible in a Smart Regions –conference’s site event in Nosturi in Helsinki 1 June. A lot of positive attention was received by a driveless robotic bus, the Climate Street –project that

City Planning Fair 2017 at Laituri from May 8 to May 13

08.05.2017|0 Comments

Helsinki Smart Region participates in the City Planning Fair 2017 at the city planning meeting place Laituri in the heart of Helsinki by Narinkkatori. The theme of the fair targeted at all city residents is the street. How to view the

Smart Region 2.0 Conference – registration is now open!

30.03.2017|0 Comments

The second Smart Regions conference organised by the European Commission is taking place this year in Helsinki and the registration is now open. On 1 - 2 June, national and regional authorities from all over Europe will gather in Helsinki

Almost half a billion euros to Finland for research

23.03.2017|0 Comments

According to Tekes (the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation), Finland is achieving well its objective of receiving up to 1,3 billion euros of EU funding for research and innovation by the year 2020. By February 2017, Finnish universities and other