The purpose of the visit was to give the delegation a better understanding of the ICT cluster here in Kista and an insight to Urban ICT Arena.
Trials with the autonomous buses in Kista are a success. So far more than 8,000 people have traveled the route along Kistagången.
On today’s show, we talk to Somya, co-founder of Skarl, a startup that is part of Urban ICT Arena. Skarl has entered the arena and been active for a while. Somaya tells us a bit about that journey!
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Autopiloten Kista is the first test in Sweden of autonomous vehicles on public roads and will be operating along Kistagången here in Kista Science City.
Do not miss the inspiration seminar on 15th November! The SU ICT Innovation Challenge will be kicked off with an after-work event where you will get the chance to meet the people behind the challenge and partners.
Procera is involved in the Open Innovation for Industry project where Urban ICT Arena aims to develop high-level best practices that facilitate innovation collaboration between large and small companies.
In collaboration with multiple partners, Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems will develop a technical solution for the fiber connection of WLAN, 5G and future wireless technologies.
X-Reality Challenges is a series of events dedicated to the exploration of Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) in the Urban environment.
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.
This project is a summer internship hosted by the Ericsson Garage, at Ericsson Research, and driven by Strategic Design, also at Ericsson Research. The project team consists of six students, two with interaction and product design background (UID) and four from various engineering programs (KTH). The designers will lead the concept and narrative development, meanwhile the engineering part of the team will be responsible for prototyping parts of the concepts.
Skarl has provided R&D into novel technologies for environmental monitoring involving unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs / drones). By the end of the project, Skarl has been able to showcase remote live data streaming using Urban ICT Arena’s base infrastructure.
The extensive Vinnova-application Open Innovation for Industry has been granted and now nine innovation projects are starting in the open testbed Urban ICT Arena.
A 5G-connected car is tested in Urban ICT Arena, a collaboration between the Swedish Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Scania and Ericsson. A few kilometers from Kista, the vehicle, runs around a track and the newspaper Svenska Dagbladet got the chance to testdrive the car and published a article about the experience.
Startups – welcome to this interactive AW Meetup at STHLMthings together with Ericsson in Stockholm 26 Sep!
Urban ICT Arena partners Ericsson and Telia Company have officially taken 5G out of the labs and onto the street. The trial featured highly successful speed and latency tests.