The City of Oulu (wellbeing services, wellbeing of the elderly) won an award in a competition held by the European Innovation Partnership Network, in the category of Active and Healthy Ageing. Deputy Mayor Sinikka Salo accepted the star diploma awarded to the City of Oulu in Brussels in early July. The innovations that ranked the highest were TT Kaakkuri Product Testing and the Living Lab. Story in Kaleva newspaper
Hiukkavaara – the largest new city part of Oulu will be developed into a model neighborhood of sustainable urban planning. Citizens will be involved in all phases of the development. First surveys were implemented in April 2013 in cooperation with the MAINIO project utilising test environments of OULLabs.
OULLabs participates in the Northern Service Day 24th January 2013 in Oulu.
OULLabs and The city of Oulu / EPPI Council of Oulu Region’s remote video meeting services project were co-operating in April 2013 in the development of public remote services. Related Press Release (in Finnish).
OULLabs services are represented at the booth of the Center for Internet Excellent at the Visual Communication 2013 expo in Helsinki on 27–28 February. The Messukeskus Expo and Conventions Centre in Helsinki is simultaneously hosting the E-Commerce 2013, Fastfood & Cafe 2013 and Restaurant 2013 expos.