Helsinki co-hosts world’s first immersive virtual conference that uses cutting edge gaming technology

The cities of Helsinki and Tallinn are hosting the third World Summit on Digital Built Environment, WDBE, for experts in the field of urban development. Due to the Covid-19 crisis, the WDBE is partnering with Epic Games and Zoan to bring the guests an immersive virtual event experience like nothing before.

The cities of Helsinki and Tallinnare hosting the third World Summit on Digital Built Environment, WDBE, forexperts in the field of urban development. Due to the Covid-19 crisis, the WDBEis partnering with Epic Games and Zoan to bring the guests an immersive virtualevent experience like nothing before. Read more »

Climate issue won or lost in cities – Helsinki sought and offered solutions at Climate College

The future of the climate is decided in cities. The message was abundantly clear at the Climate College organised by the City on 4 September. The event was part of the Helsinki Design Week programme.

The future of the climate is decided in cities. The message was abundantly clear at the Climate College organised by the City on 4 September. The event was part of the Helsinki Design Week programme.he climate issue was addressed from a variety of perspectives as the speakers of the day delved into environmentally friendly urban planning and innovative solutions. Read more »

Helsinki shines a light on four experiments to help eliminate plastic waste in the Baltic Sea

Baltic Sea Challenge, an initiative to clean up Finland’s most important waterway, has launched four so-called speedy experiments this summer to test new ways of preventing plastic waste in the Baltic Sea. A series of videos has been created to call attention to the ideas being tested.

Baltic Sea Challenge, an initiative to clean up Finland’s most important waterway, has launched four so-called speedy experiments this summer to test new ways of preventing plastic waste in the Baltic Sea. A series of videos has been created to call attention to the ideas being tested. Read more »

City of Helsinki celebrates Pride Week in many ways

Helsinki Pride 2020 week will take place from 7 to 13 September. The city of Helsinki is an official partner of the event. The city of Helsinki will hold its first ever evening for LGBTQ+ residents at the City Hall event space on 8 September 2020 from 6 pm to 7 pm.

Helsinki Pride 2020 week will take place from 7 to 13 September. The city of Helsinki is an official partner of the event.Helsinki aims to be a city where human rights are comprehensively fulfilled and where nobody has to endure harassment or discrimination. The ambitious actions included in the city-level equality and non-discrimination plans promote this goal in all actions involvin... Read more »

Helsinki arranges Climate College as part of Helsinki Design Week

Eco-friendly urban planning and innovative city solutions are the themes of the Climate College arranged by the City of Helsinki on 4 September. Climate College is the city's main event on the Helsinki Design Week this autumn.

Eco-friendly urban planning and innovative city solutions are the themes of the Climate College arranged by the City of Helsinki on 4 September. Climate College is the city's main event on the Helsinki Design Week this autumn. Read more »

Helsinki Design Week creates a street-long virtual art intervention

Helsinki Design Week will this year run as a hybrid digital and physical format. Running from 3rd – 13th September its main exhibition programme will be hosted from the newly renovated Helsinki Olympic Stadium, with a stream of digital events taking the design festival to a wider audience and those unable to attend in person.

Helsinki Design Week will this year run as a hybrid digital and physical format. Running from 3rd – 13th September its main exhibition programme will be hosted from the newly renovated Helsinki Olympic Stadium, with a stream of digital events taking the design festival to a wider audience and those unable to attend in person. Read more »

Startup entrepreneurs not left to their own devices in Helsinki – NewCo Accelerator and Node by Slush offer routes to success for enterprises with growth potential

Helsinki wants to be one of world’s most captivating locations for innovative start-up activities and the most attractive competence hub for enterprises and individuals who want to make the world a better place. Here, Helsinki and the Slush startup community share the same values and goals. This is why Helsinki and Slush keep working together this autumn to develop and build the future of startup activities.

Helsinki wants to be one of world’s most captivating locations for innovative start-up activities and the most attractive competence hub for enterprises and individuals who want to make the world a better place. Here, Helsinki and the Slush startup community share the same values and goals. This is why Helsinki and Slush keep working together this autumn to develop and build the futur... Read more »

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Helsinki co-hosts world’s first immersive virtual conference that uses cutting edge gaming technology

The cities of Helsinki and Tallinn are hosting the third World Summit on Digital Built ...

Climate issue won or lost in cities – Helsinki sought and offered solutions at Climate College

The future of the climate is decided in cities. The message was abundantly clear at the...

Helsinki shines a light on four experiments to help eliminate plastic waste in the Baltic Sea

Baltic Sea Challenge, an initiative to clean up Finland’s most important waterway, has ...