Haku

Smart City
+ Smart Countryside
= Smart Region

The Helsinki Smart Region highlights the smart expertise in Helsinki-Uusimaa. Our smart innovation strategy for the Helsinki-Uusimaa Region brings together the actors from both the cities and the countryside for impactful research and innovation activities under the overarching theme of Resource Wisdom.

Read more about our strategy

To content

News

Helsinki-Uusimaa at the forefront of adaptation and circular economy

22.6.2022

Earlier this spring, the cities of Espoo and Helsinki were selected by the European Commission to implement the …
Read more

EER partners in action: Green and digital campus incubators

13.6.2022

Organisations behind the start-up determine the intentions  Business incubators and accelerators play a key role for start-ups in …
Read more

Finnish supercar Toroidion donated to the Museum of Technology

24.5.2022

Toroidion 1MW concept car was an electric supercar that incorporated the latest engine and battery technology trends. The …
Read more
Read more news

Themes

Citizens’ city

The citizens in Helsinki-Uusimaa are active, creating together with companies and cities agile, user-focused services and solutions. The region is a world leader in making data public and using it to create new businesses. Helsinki-Uusimaa is big enough for systematic development of significant technologies and social innovations, and small enough to make it feasible in practice, too. This theme covers areas such as transportation, housing, urban planning, and healthcare.

Read cases on the theme

Citizens’ city

Climate neutrality

The Helsinki-Uusimaa Region has set a goal to be carbon neutral by 2035. A transition to a low carbon society requires significant changes to our infrastructure, mobility, and built environment. The Helsinki Smart region is a major operator in developing the most ambitious clean technology in the world, and we have the proven capacity to develop new service models. Climate neutrality theme covers areas such as circular economy solutions, new forms of energy, bioeconomy innovations and new materials.

Read cases on the theme

Climate neutrality

Industrial modernisation

The Helsinki-Uusimaa Region produces various configurable products using for example industrial IoT and mobile technologies. We develop leading edge technologies for future industry and processes. In Helsinki-Uusimaa there is a broad innovation activity in different fields of strategic value chains such as self-driving vehicles, smart health, hydrogen technology, and cyber security. Areas covered by the theme include, for example, new industrial processes, health technologies, robotics, and travel.

Read cases on the theme

Industrial modernisation

Want to join smart cases?

Contact us