Tag archives for: built environment

Kimmo Tiilikainen
July 16, 2018

The Digital Future of Construction – Interview with Minister Tiilikainen

Kimmo Tiilikainen is the Minister of the Environment, Energy, and Housing of the Finnish government. He will be speaking at the upcoming World Summit on Digital Built Environment WDBE 2018 in Helsinki. Aarni Heiskanen interviewed Minister Tiilikainen on his views of the construction industry and its digital future. / continue reading

WDBE 2018 Helsinki
May 30, 2018

WDBE 2018 – Full Program Published

On September 11-12, 2018, the World Summit on Digital Built Environment WDBE 2018 will showcase a unique portfolio of ideas, projects, and businesses from the digital forefront of design, construction, and real estate. The event will take place in Helsinki, Finland.

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echargie
May 9, 2018

Echargie: How to Make Use of Existing Infrastructure for E-Mobility

All major car manufacturers are committed to making hybrids and 100 % electric vehicles (EVs). Consequently, a growing number of drivers will need sockets to charge their vehicles. Echargie solves this problem by turning any power socket into a smart charging station. / continue reading

December 15, 2017

Naava: Nature as a Service

Entering the office of Naava feels like you’ve stepped into a forest. Naava promises to bring the nature inside and make you feel better. / continue reading

January 29, 2016

Experimenting in the Built Environment – Interview with Marco Steinberg

Marco Steinberg is a consultant, architect, and former Associate Professor at the Harvard Design School. He’s also been the Strategic Design Director at Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund. Currently, he has his own practice,  Snowcone & Haystack. / continue reading