Smart City Solutions From Finland

Seven Finnish cities present their innovative smart city energy solutions and the work involved in designing and implementing them.

All of the cities are involved in European smart city projects called Lighthouse projects.

Helsinki: mySMARTLife (mysmartlife.eu)

Tampere: Stardust (stardustproject.eu)

Espoo: Sparcs (sparcs.info)

Oulu: Making City (makingcity.eu)

Turku: Response (h2020response.eu)

Vaasa: IRIS Smart Cities (irissmartcities.eu)

Kerava: Matchup (matchup-project.eu)

 

Presentations from the event can be downloaded here:

Presentations

Music Hall (Vaasa City Hall)
Wednesday 23 March
10:00 - 12:00

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10.00 Welcome and introduction to European smart city projects

Mauritz Knuts
Project Manager, VASEK
Vaasa Region Development Company VASEK

10.10 Carbon neutral energy production by 2030 in Kerava

Toni Nevalainen
Technology Manager | Keravan Energia

10.25 Learnings from Heat Demand Response in EU mySMARTLife-project

Hannu Pikkarainen
Business Development Manager | Helen Oy

10.40 RESPONSE Turku PEB Energy Solution

Mikko Virtanen
Senior Scientist | VTT

10.55 Interactive Break

11.05 Tampere Smart City IOT Solutions

Maarit Vehviläinen
Project Manager | City of Tampere

11.20 Oulu Smart City Energy Solutions

Samuli Rinne
Project Manager | City of Oulu

11.35 Co-creating smart and climate-neutral positive-energy district (PED) – case Kera

Elina Wanne
Development Manager | City of Espoo

11.50 Vaasa Smart City Solutions

Mika Hakosalo
Energy and Climate Specialist | City of Vaasa


Mauritz Knuts

Project Manager, VASEK
tel: +358 50 306 8419

The program och the past EnergyWeek on 21-25. March 2022

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Tuesday 22 March
Wind & Renewable Energy
Music Hall
Opening of EnergyWeek

(09:15 - 10:30 )

Wind power in Finland – Opportunities and sustainability

(11:00 - 12:30 )

Wind power in Finland – Opportunities and threats

(13:30 - 15:00 )

Art Hall
Circular Economy

(10:40 - 12:10 )

Team Finland: Financing Growth

(12:30 - 15:00 )

The Research Exhibition of Energy

(16:00 - 18:00 )

Meeting Hall
Wind & Renewable Energy – Exhibitor’s Briefings

(10:00 - 16:00 )

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Wednesday 23 March
Smart Energy
Festival Hall
Wednesday’s Matchmaking & Business Lounge

(09:00 - 17:00 )

Music Hall
Smart City Solutions From Finland

(10:00 - 12:00 )

Energy Transformation

(13:00 - 14:30 )

Art Hall
FAIR, electric aviation

(09:00 - 11:00 )

A big deal for decarbonization

(12:00 - 14:00 )

EnergySpin Forum & Innovation Awards

(15:00 - 18:00 )

Mirror Hall
Exhibitor Seminar 1

(10:00 - 11:30 )

Exhibitor Seminar 2

(12:30 - 14:00 )

Exhibitor Seminar 3

(14:30 - 15:30 )

Meeting Hall
Smart Energy – Exhibitor’s Briefings

(12:00 - 16:00 )

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Thursday 24 March
Gas Energy
Music Hall
Gas Exchange 1: Decarbonized Future of Hard to Abate Business Sectors

(10:00 - 11:15 )

Gas Exchange 2: Biogas as a Part of Circular Economy – Towards Low Carbon Society

(12:00 - 13:15 )

Gas Exchange 3: Energy Transition in the Nordics

(14:00 - 15:15 )

Art Hall
Powered by Space – Space technologies and energy transformation

(09:15 - 11:30 )

Discussion Forum: State of the EU and the ‘Fit for 55’ goals

(13:00 - 14:30 )

After Work with the Belgian Delegation

(15:30 - 17:00 )

Mirror Hall
Vaasa Gas Exchange exhibition area

(09:00 - 16:00 )

Meeting Hall
Thursday’s Matchmaking & Business Lounge

(09:00 - 17:00 )