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.

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 […]

When your vacation starts in your smartphone!

When your vacation starts in your smartphone!

My name is Jennie Gelter and I am a PhD student at ETOUR (European Tourism Research Institute) at Mid Sweden University. My PhD project focus on emerging smart cities and destinations, to make sense of the tumultuous changes that have come about through disruptive new technologies, affecting the tourism industry as information technology is a […]

Innovation across borders!

Welcome to a Swedish-Finnish joint ICT/Digitalisation project planning workshop The Swedish innovation agency, Vinnova and Business Finland organize a project planning workshop on February 5. The event targets representatives from small, medium sized or large enterprises, universities and research institutes. Previous similar events in Stockholm and Helsinki has led to set-up of several successful industry […]

Nu hjälps vi åt att skapa ljus för en ljusare framtid!

Nu hjälps vi åt att skapa ljus för en ljusare framtid!

Stockholm bygger “Smart och uppkopplad belysning” och som ett första steg finns det nu RFI:er ute som ger möjlighet för oss att tillsammans ge förslag och tips på de bästa lösningarna. Vad tycker ni är den bästa och mest hållbara tekniken för morgondagens Stockholm? På Urban ICT Arena hjälper vi företag att komma i kontakt med varandra […]

Innovative startups and innovation projects in companies

Startups can apply for grants to implement a high-risk project with high potential that increases the company’s ability to attract customers, capital or investments.

Sara Nozkova

Sara Nozkova

In December, Sara Nozkova joined us in the role of project coordinator where she will mainly be responsible for project plans, contracts and evaluations of finished projects during Emma Karlsson’s maternity leave.

We’re launching Ignite Public

We are launching Ignite Public, which will strive to increase collaboration and business between small enterprises and the public sector in Sweden.

Eli Technology – New Supporting Partner

Eli Technology’s software solution enables public safety, protects the privacy of the individual and does this within existing infrastructure and legislation.

Nya perspektiv på drönare

Nya perspektiv på drönare

Förra veckan hade vi besök av åttondeklassare från Järvaskolan. Genom ett partnerskap med My Dream Now vill vi i Kista Science City bidra till att elever på skolan får en inblick i Kistas ICT kluster. Eleverna fick diskutera vad en testbädd är och fick hjälpa oss att spana in i framtiden. Hur ser framtidens stad […]

Smarta Städer 2018

Smarta Städer 2018

Tack till alla som kom och besökte oss i vår monter och diskuterade möjligheterna med öppen data.

Urban ICT Arena firar tvåårsjubileum

Urban ICT Arena firar tvåårsjubileum

80 projekt på 104 veckor – Urban ICT Arena firar tvåårsjubileum Urban ICT Arena har utvecklats till ett av Europas främsta IKT-testbäddar på bara två år. Arenan erbjuder bland annat möjlighet till fullskaliga proof-of-koncept-tester inom en rad IT-tekniska miljöer. – På de här två åren har jag lärt mig mer än någonsin! Jag vill säga […]

Invitation to partner seminar at Kista 112 Development Center

Invitation to partner seminar at Kista 112 Development Center

The Kista 112 Development Center Seminar. The seminar will include comparative information on the Emergency Mobile Location system and other mobile 112 location services, as well as related videos and live demonstrations.