Want the chance to receive SEK 100,000 to develop your ideas further?

Want the chance to receive SEK 100,000 to develop your ideas further?

Do you have an idea or problem that you’ve been thinking about? Anything that has to do with community or digital building materials? Then one of these workshops is for you!

Views from the partner event 2018

Views from the partner event 2018

What a wonderful partner event we had at the NOD buliding last week! It was a day of collaboration and inspiration.

Initiators – driving spirits

Initiators – driving spirits

Catalysts with the strength to challenge old truths in a resistant environment. They are rare and hard to find!

Quad helix – Easy to say, hard to do

Quad helix – Easy to say, hard to do

In a quad helix, industry, academia and the public sector develop things with citizens. In theory this sounds obvious, but as soon as you want it to happen IRL, things tend to get complicated!

Frontrunners for sustainable Innovation

Frontrunners for sustainable Innovation

Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation will make it easier for SMEs to benefit from the specialized testing and demonstration environments in the Stockholm region.

The Automagic City

The Automagic City

Hey, we are planning some things for 2018 around the concept of the Automagic City. And as a start we have written a manifesto for the Automagic City.
Check it out!

Not Boring 5G Bike

Not Boring 5G Bike

The world’s first 5G Bike developed by students and industrial partners in Kista Mentorspace is revolutionizing Kista. The Not Boring 5G Bike is the sidekick of Petra Dalunde and serves as a rolling wireless LAN access point, HTTP server, data center, Bluetooth device, and Internet of Things platform.

Testbed

Testbed Overview

Urban ICT Arena’s open testbed gives Project Owners open access to Stokab’s dark fiber, S:t Erik Kommunikation’s WiFi and IP/Ethernet access, Ericsson’s 5G network, Intel/Connode’s 6LoWPAN mesh network, Telia’s WiFi, and more.

About us

About us

Kista is home to one of the leading ICT clusters in the world thanks to triple helix collaboration under the Electrum Foundation. Urban ICT Arena was created to futureproof Sweden and meet new requirements of digitalization in urban environments.

Smart Locks

Smart Locks

In collaboration with The City of Stockholm, we present the project Smart Locks. The aim of the project is to create a more effective key management that will lead to less time consumption, better working conditions and increased accessibility to premises owned by the city, but not at the cost of security and integrity. The […]

Ignite Public

Ignite Public

What do start-ups and the public sector have in common? From our perspective – not nearly enough. The public sector is missing out on new innovations and a lot of sustainable and clever solutions never come to fruition. This is why we’re launching Ignite Public, a pilot project targeted at the public sector. But for […]

Eli Technology

Eli Technology

Eli Technology, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is an early stage company specializing in emergency services. Sweden and Kista Science City We recently established a Swedish entity. The reason why our establishment is because Sweden is a global leader in Public Safety. Since we have the ambition to develop world-leading solutions, we also need to develop […]

Narrowband IoT

Narrowband IoT

Telia is now operating a Narrowband IoT-network in Kista! The network is now up and running and ready for your participation. The network can be used for any type of use cases. Telia will provide SIM cards with NB-IoT functionality enabled and no integration is required from their part. Narrowband IoT is based on the […]

Take your innovation to the next level

Take your innovation to the next level

With the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship, the City of Stockholm wants to reward and stimulate creative people to develop their innovation. Are you the one we are looking for? Do you live, work or study in Stockholm County? Then you should apply for the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship starting 5 February for a chance to qualify for […]

Discussing the Urban Drone Testbed

Discussing the Urban Drone Testbed

On Tuesday, representatives from several startups working with different services and applications using drones gathered for a workshop in the Urban ICT Arena. The reason for bringing the startups together in Kista was to discuss how an urban drone test bed could facilitate their business and what actors they like to see as part of […]

IoT is changing everything!

IoT is changing everything!

Everybody is talking about IoT and how it will revolutionize how people, buildings, services and products communicate. But how does it work in reality? And how can we collaborate to bring the technology to our society faster? This short movie describes the importance of how companies, academy and research institutes works in close cooperation with […]

Exciting days at Södertälje Science Week 2019

Exciting days at Södertälje Science Week 2019

Last week we visit our friends at Södertälje Science Park during Södertälje Science Week. A yearly event which bring corporates, academy, public sector and citizens closer together. “It is so much fun to see how Södertälje Science Week brings great companies like Scania and AstraZeneca together to take time to talk about the jobs of […]