Rethinking logistics is a crucial factor for increasing the prerequisites for inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable urban design. This summer two students from Umeå Institute of Design, started a project for the strategic design group at Ericsson research.
Last summer I started to play Pokémon Go and got totally hooked, as y’all probably already know. Read about my experiences during the first year and find out why I think Niantic has accomplished something new and important that we should all learn from. /PGO 38 Mystic
To all startups out there within smart transportation, CyberSecurity IoT and digitalizing SMEs: Ericsson Garage is challanging y’all with great rewards. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity and apply during the summer, between 24/7-23/8.
We work towards digital sustainability goals in Urban ICT Arena. Every project run in the open testbed has to be related to them. Though, there is no requirement that they all are fulfilled – yet. 🙂
Our extensive Vinnova application Open Innovation for Industry has been granted and now nine innovation projects are starting up in open testbed Urban ICT Arena. The long-term goal of the project is to increase innovation collaboration between large and small companies, paving the way for Swedish industry to be in the digital forefront and to create new jobs in growing companies.
The 16th of May there is RISE Innovation Day in Gothenburg! I am fortunate enough to have gotten a slot and present Urban ICT Arena there. My main message in this context is that digitalization is 15 % about tech and 85 % about organization and mindset.
I had the opportunity to go to Cambridge and meet the people working within HIGHER. There I had an epiphany! Or a #NotBoring picture in my head that I would like to share.
Around 30 people, from industry, academia and the public sector, met up in the NOD Building in Kista Science City on 28th March. The purpose was to jointly create an embryo of a Digital Strategy for Smart and Connected Archives in one day. The workshop was led by me, Petra Dalunde, COO of Urban ICT Arena.
Do you want to install tech in the Urban ICT Arena testbed? Don’t miss your chance with RISE ICT/Acreo and Stokab during Installation Week from 8 to 12 May along Kistagången. Please email email@example.com to sign up.
Gabriel Marawgeh “I thought I had to get the smartest shelves on the market but soon realized that the focus should instead be on how everything else around the shelves can be smart and compatible with the technology of today as well of tomorrow.”
Do you have knowledge about machine learning and AI that you would like to share? Would you be interested in making a dream come true and have an idea on how to create this desired added value? This could develop into an opportunity for a master’s thesis, a project, an assignment or an employed position.
Procuring, upgrading and connecting digital platforms, systems, networks, sensors and analytics tools seldom makes organizations or their environment any smarter at all. digitalization responsibility should be moved from the IT departments to the HR departments
We now have a hacker commando – Sekten Ethical Hacking Group – in our fabulous testbed! If you have developed an application or a digital service, you can ask for the Bounty Kaiser project and get it tested for security and resilience.
The main purpose of the KTH Innovation pre-incubator is to support early-stage, tech-based projects with the potential to become viable companies. Apply by 7 February.
The first good news of the year is that THINGS & Urban ICT Arena have become partners! Read more about how this benefits the world!
We wish you very Not Boring Holidays and are looking forward to an exciting and successful 2017!
Urban ICT Arena represented by Petra Dalunde & Claus Popp Larsen meets Dana Borschewski at Invest Ottawa to connect the dots!
The Minister of Enterprise, the Governor, the Mayor of Stockholm and Chairman of the Electrum Foundation opened Urban ICT Arena on 28 November.
Watch the Urban ICT Arena PreTalk and Inauguration Ceremony.
The testbed has become relevant to SME:s and startups, says Petra Dalunde, COO of Urban ICT Arena.