TELAKKA, HELSINKI,  JUNE 6th & 7th, 2018

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Wednesday 6th

10:30 - 10:50

Opening act + Welcome by HUB13

10:50 - 11:20

KEYNOTE: “From city blocks to platforms and services”

Speaker: T.B.A.
– Exploring the new business model

– From squared value to intelligent value

11:20 - 12:00

DISCUSSION: "The challenge of getting smarter"

In the discussion:
Jan Mattsson, Sales Director at Schneider Electric
Leena Alanko, Researcher & Project Manager at Demos Helsinki
Lars Albäck, CEO at Suomen Tilaajavastuu
Kirsi Simola Laaksonen, VP, Audit & Business Process Improvement at Citycon
– Retrofitting smart solutions to campuses
– Familiriasing the users with intelligent environments
– IoT enabling smart in “dumb” buildings

12:00 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

CASE: "Designing the worlds' smartest campuses"

Speaker: Daniel Sundlin, Partner at Bjarke Ingels Group
– The designer perspective to the pioneers’ HQ

14:30 - 15:00

KEYNOTE: "Skanska innovations at construction sites"

Speaker: Tuomas Särkilahti, CEO at Skanska
– How intelligent solutions can create value at construction sites today

15:00 - 15:20

KEYNOTE: “Future Proofing Real Estate with innovation labs”

Speaker: Mattias Nyström, CDO at Castellum AB
– The Castellum Next20 at the heart of innovation
– Digitalisation and services are the life line for future RE

15:20 - 15:50

Coffee & Networking

15:50 - 16:30

DISCUSSION: "Telecoms for Smart City Development"

In the discussion:
Leonid Iakovnev, Lead Developer at Nokia
– Sensing-as-a-service utilising existing network infrastructure
– Telecoms rivaling data giants for smart city services

16:30 - 20:00

Cocktails & Networking

Thursday 7th

09:00 - 09:20

CASE: "K-Kampus - new ways of working"

Speaker: Jussi Mantere, Head of CX & Design at K-Group
– K-Kampus as the catalysator for change
– Co-located work solutions
– K-Kampus is built for the partners and stakeholders as well

09:20 - 10:00

DISCUSSION: "Empathic, Healing & Anticipatory Buildings"

Moderating: Ken Sinclair, Founder at
In the discussion:
Antti Ruuska, Co-Creation Manager at VTT
Henry Lawson, Senior Market Research Consultant at BSRIA
Ken Dooley, Technology Director at Granlund
Miimu Airaksinen, Managing Director & CEO at RIL

– The physical and psychological implications of smart buildings
– Anticipating users’ needs for friction-free UX

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee & Networking

10:30 - 11:00

KEYNOTE: "Alexa Everywhere"

Speaker: Max Amordeluso, Chief Evangelist EU Alexa Skills Kit at Amazon
– How the Alexa community creates more and more delightful experiences for customers every day
– How Alexa helps people with their daily lives in so many ways
– What we mean by Alexa being truly everywhere


11:00 - 11:30

DISCUSSION: "Regulation redefining smart buildings"

In the discussion:
– The first month of GDPR: How did it go?
– EU Building Efficiency Directive shifting focus from smart to sustainable
– What will we regulate next?

11:30 - 13:00

Networking Lunch

13:00 - 13:40

KEYNOTE: "Smart Environments for Humans"

Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Ampofo, Founder & Director at Semantica Research & Digital Mindfulness
– Current smart environments operate on a machine level and do not understand people
– New paradigm: smart environments can operate at a human level
– New technological innovations (AI, Emotive Computing) and advances in scientific disciplines (neuroscience, psychology) will demonstrate this to be possible


13:40 - 14:00

KEYNOTE: "Blockchain breaking through to construction"

Speaker: T.B.A.
– New era of trust in supply chains
– Smart contracts ensuring efficiency
– The possibilities when brought to BIM, IoT systems and smart sensors


14:00 - 14:20

KEYNOTE: "New digital facility services"

Speaker: Teemu Hausen, Business Area director, Digital Facility Services at Granlund
Data collection and analytics
– Building process know-how based services
– How to utilize digital twin in building technical services


14:20 - 18:00

Coffee & Networking


Wednesday 6th

11:00 – 11:20
“Humans: multi-talented sensors or false alarms?”

11:20 – 12:00
Panel Discussion: “Human centered design and Building IoT – finding room for both”

12:00 – 12:30
“From smart to responsive & predictive buildings”

12:30 – 13:00
“The common framework arrived and it brought friends”


Thursday 7th

12:10 – 12:30
“Nudging is here – the Visual Assistant gives you the controls”

12:30 – 13:00
Panel Discussion: “Transparency and the Digital Twin: What it means to be seen”

13:00 – 13:30
“3D Printing is here: Are we looking at the future of the industry?”

13:30 – 14:00
Fireside chat: “Reaching the full potential of smart environments: How do we get from here to there?”



Venue Address

Itämerenkatu 21
Ruoholahti Shopping center, 2. floor
00180 Helsinki, Suomi


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