Supporting Partners

Become a Supporting Partner
Do you want to help us cultivate the automagic city? The Supporting Partner program is open for applications! Urban ICT Arena offers a unique meeting place and arena to let your business be disrupted and future proof.

Take the opportunity to be inspired and network with actors from different sectors, do things together, share experiences, always create win-win situations and make your surrounding environment clear to others in the creation of the smart and sustainable city.

The Supporting Partners are: Telia Company, Citycon & Kista Galleria, Intel, Hexatronic, Kistamässan, Silver Spring Networks, HiQ, Bumbee Labs, Globhe, curlabs, SIS, Swedish Standards Institute, EIT Digital, Fastighetsägarna Stockholm, Iteam. Sensative, Digital Nordix, IP-only and Eli Technologies.

Still not convinced?
Supporting Partners are also entitled to

  • Participate and play an active role in events organized by Urban ICT Arena.
  • Logo exposure in connection with Urban ICT Arena.
  • Your own page at,
  • Reserved spaces at workshops, seminars and roundtable discussions organized under the auspices of Urban ICT Arena,
  • Opportunities to participate in strategic roundtable discussions with the Founding Partners and more.

Supporting Partners are allowed to start five projects every twelve months.
They also have the opportunity to submit an annual opinion on the operational plan of the Founding Partners through the Steering Committee.

A Supporting Partner contributes with 100 000 SEK per year where of at least 20 000 SEK in money and the rest 80 000 SEK in money or in-kind. The in-kind contribution has to be of value for the partners and project owners in the testbed.

A Supporting Partner has to run at least one project per year and can start up to five projects per year.

Contact Petra Dalunde for current details about Supporting Partnership.

Stockholm Discovery

Stockholm Discovery

  In collaboration with Stockholm Discovery, we can offer our international guests an experienced guide who is initiated and has a long experience of our business. Marco Giertz has a is well involved in the innovation system and Kista Science City, and through the company Stockholm Discovery, he acts as a guide for approximately 50 […]

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 […]



HiQ is a leading Nordic company with both regional and global clients. HiQ offers workshops tailored for partners and projects in Urban ICT Arena.

Silver Spring Networks

Silver Spring Networks enables the Internet of Important Things™ by reliably and securely connecting things that matter. Project Owners in Urban ICT Arena are offered access to both the SilverLink wireless IoT network and the SLV6 smart city platform.



Hexatronic is the leading system solution specialist in fiber optic communications. In collaboration with Stokab, Ericsson and other partners, Hexatronic’s aim is to develop, demonstrate and provide a state-of-the-art physical layer system for all future IP-based IT infrastructure.

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Citycon Kista Galleria

Citycon is a leading owner, manager and developer of urban, grocery-anchored shopping centers in the Nordic and Baltic regions. Kista Galleria has shops, restaurants, a cinema and much more, and also serves as a testbed with 5G, fiber, WiFi and other wireless networks.

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Telia Company

Telia and Ericsson have entered into a strategic partnership to enable customers in Stockholm to experience 5G services as early as in 2018. Telia will be an IT Infrastructure Provider in Urban ICT Arena by setting up WiFi.