Smart City in the Netherlands and Cooperation with Estonia

On 12th of December in cooperation with Science Park Tehnopol, Enterprise Estonia and Dutch Embassy in Estoniaan event for Smart City companies and organisations about Smart City in The Netherlands was organized. The main speakers were Cathelijne Hermans, expert in the field of (smart) mobility and Jan Kadjik, who talked about the connection between sustainable smart city strategy, sensoring and the smart citizen.

Smart City Cluster at Smart City Expo

Estonian Smart City Cluster will be attending Smart City Expo World Congress from 15-17 November. Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is the international summit of discussion about the link between urban reality and technological revolution.

Estonian Clusters study visit to United States

Estonian ICT Cluster and Estonian Smart City Cluster together with mayor of Tartu jointly organized a company mission to U.S in the beginning of September. The visit included visiting three cities: Washington DC, Salisbury and New York.

Smart City for the Citizens 

Estonia's first Smart City Conference took place yesterday in Tartu. Conference brought together more than 100 guests interested in smart-city-themes from 17 different countries over the world. 

Peter Kentie created new brand for Estonia. For free!

By the tech magazine Wired, Dutch town Eindhoven has been listed among world's top eight design cities. In his spare time, its marketing manager Peter Kentie is working at a comprehensive marketing platform for Estonia. No money asked.Read more from today's Postimees. 

Participative budgeting comes again

Tartu is the first city in Estonia that opens up its budget designing process for citizens and experiments with Participatory Budgeting. Citizens of Tartu can decide how their city should spend 150 000 euros which is about 1% of next years’s investment budget.

Registration for Smart City for the Citizen Conference is OPEN!

Registration to the conference “Smart City for the Citizens” is now open, early bird tickets are available! The conference is a part of Estonian ICT Week and takes place on June 1st 2016 in Tartu.

MWC 2016

Our partner companies Positium, GoSwift and Mobi Lab were visiting Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona. During four days they were introducing their solutions to potential clients and partners and were inspired by other companies met during the exhibition. 

Networking Event in Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol

On February 19 we organized a networking event in Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol. The aim was to get more information about our current and potential new cluster partners. We had a chance to learn more about GoSwift queue management solution, Sentab interactive TV and Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol testbed.

Meeting with Netherlands' Ambassador

On February 18th we had a pleasure to host Netherlands' Ambassador Jos Schellaars in Smart City Demo Center. We were talking about the cluster activities and main projects that are going on at the moment.

Smart City Roundtable in British Embassy

The British Ambassador was hosting a smart city roundtable with the aim to create initial contact points between UK and Estonian Smart City counterparts to fuel further coperation and commercial opportunities in the future and identify future action points.