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EUREKA Innovation Event April 27


Conference room: Congress Hall

09:00 Welcome address 
Per Tervahauta, Chairman of the EUREKA High Level Group

Moderator: Prof. Sylvia Schwaag Serger, Executive Director International
Strategy and Networks, Vinnova

Industry and city perspectives on “Smart Cities – Sustainable and Attractive Communities”

  • Smart city in Copenhagen: Ambitions, possibilities and strategies Winn Nielsen, Head of City Data, City of Copenhagen
  • Research for Smart Cities Sara Mazur, Vice President and Head of Ericsson Research

10:10 EUREKA Innovation Award pitches

10:40 Coffee break

10:40 Business to business meetings Matchmaking to find international collaborators for your innovative projects within all fields of technology.
Conference room: Lilla Teatern

11:15 Future Cities presentations

  • BoKlok, Jonas Spangenberg, CEO BoKlok
  • Piloting and Implementing Innovations for Future Cities Catapult, Erin Walsh, Head of Projects Future Cities Catapult
  • Opening up young learners' perspectives on Future Cities, Monica Ekman and Stina Afsenius, Viktor Rydberg School Vasastan

13:00 Lunch in the exhibition area
Exhibition of Smart cities projects from the EUREKA Clusters, Eurostars and EUREKA Network projects. List of exhibitors.

14:00 Parallel thematic sessions:

Frontrunner cities – improving quality of urban life
Chair: Lisa Enarsson, Project Manager, City of Stockholm

Moderator: Judit Wefer, EU Policy Coordinator, Vinnova
Conference Room: Congress Hall Part A

  • GrowSmarter: transforming cities for a smart, sustainable Europe, Lisa Enarsson
  • Smart Building Automation: The BaaS Platform as Enabler to Improve the Quality of Urban Life Franz-Josef Stewing

  • Exploring the Future of Urbanism and Transport, Tobias Nordström
  • Shared driverless transportation - reclaiming cities for people, Gilbert Gagnaire

Sharing cities – a global trend becomes a possibility with ICT-solutions
Chair: Helen Goulden, Executive Director, Innovation Lab, Nesta,
Moderator: Rein Jüriado, Programme Manager, Vinnova
Conference room: Congress Hall Part B

  • The Rise of Sharing Cities, Helen Goulden
  • Deploying Large Scale Wireless Sensor Networks in Smart-City environments: overview of the Celtic Plus TILAS project, Jean-Pierre Tual
  • Subscription on mobility instead of car ownership - bridging private and public transport, Hans Arby
  • Stockholm Royal Seaport, Speaker tbc

Living Labs – Co-creation in the city
Chair: Gabriel Marquette, General Manager EUREKA Cluster Eurogia
Moderator: Rebecka Engström, Programme Manager, Vinnova
Conference room: Congress Hall Part C

  • C3PO - Collaborative City Co-design Platform, Andy De Mets
  • Malmö Innovation Arena – a possibility to solve the city’s challenges and create growth, Christine Olofsson
  • Canadian SDN Platform for Smart City Deployment, Chris Bachalo & Kelly Daize
  • Developing a dynamic living lab in Glasgow, Janette Hughes

15:45 Coffee break in the exhibition area

16:15 EUREKA Innovation Award Ceremony

16:45 Panel discussion on the future opportunities, challenges and demands raised from smart, sustainable and attractive cities

  • Lisa Enarsson, City of Stockholm
  • Helen Goulden, Innovation Lab, Nesta, UK
  • Oscar Stenström, State Secretary, Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation
  • Gabriel Marquette, EUREKA Cluster EUROGIA
  • David Sonnek, SEB and Board of Vinnova

17:45 Closing address

Oscar Stenström, State Secretary, Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation

18:15 Mingle and refreshments in the exhibition area



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