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Rapid Tampere joint development challenges announced

Rapid Tampere innovation calls are open! The challenges, set by the the international industrial companies Sandvik, Kalmar, Caruna and Valmet, deal with controlling physical strain at work, sensor technology, safe working environments and enriching data.

Rapid Tampere speeds up joint industrial innovations

Sandvik, Kalmar, Caruna and Valmet, all high-class international industrial companies, have joined Rapid Tampere, the first collaboration accelerator in Tampere Region. A global search for top high-tech collaborators to spar these companies towards progress has started, and it continues until October 31,2019.

The Tampere region is built for cleantech success

Finland has been touted as a buzzing centre of cleantech activity for some years. The country with the happiest people in the world, with the best air quality, is naturally the country that will save the planet as well. With companies like Ecolan and Carbofex, two rising cleantech stars in Tampere Region, it might actually be possible.

Scandit opens R&D office in Tampere to strengthen leadership in mobile computer vision and augmented reality

Tampere is a top 5 global hub for mobile imaging innovation and Scandit is a market leader in mobile computer vision. The new Tampere office will be another strong addition to Scandit's engineering teams in Zurich and Warsaw.

Revolutionary e-bike drive systems from Finland to the rest of the world

Tampere-based Revonte is one of our Nordic Startup School talents. They are looking for an international breakthrough, but they also want to encourage others towards more eco-friendly technology development.

KONE elevator maintenance challenge leads to new openings

KONE and Business Tampere invited local companies to solve issues of predictive elevator maintenance. The result: promising opportunities for new openings.

Post Docs in Companies matches young doctors to companies: grants worth 1M€ available every year

PoDoCo is a matchmaking programme supporting strategic renewal of companies and employment of young doctors in the private sector. PoDoCo offers research grants worth 1 M€ every year. PoDoCo Spring 2019 Application Round is now on-going until 15.4.2019!

Viinikanlahti 2030 – New Lakeside District in Tampere City Centre

In 2019–2020, Tampere, the most dynamic city in Finland, will provide an attractive competition task for creative urban and landscape planners from all around the world.

Stretchable electronics embedded into clothing and worn like a second skin

Say goodbye to cumbersome activity trackers and bulky smartwatches! We will soon see a new generation of flexible films that mold to our body like a second skin to monitor our performance and vital signs. 

KONE is looking for partners in the field of predictive maintenance – pitch your idea!

KONE and Business Tampere will arrange a Partner Pitching Day at KONE’s premises in Hyvinkää on February 14, 2019. Send in your business proposal latest January 25th!
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