Invitation: Smart Digital Home – With partnerships to international markets and growth

You are welcome to join us in the fourth event of the Smart Digital Home program, organized in Helsinki at the Maria 0-1 Startup Center (Lapinlahdenkatu 16) on 9th of June from 10:00-14:00.

Smart Digital Home is venture program run by Venture Development Finland Ltd. The aim of the program is to bring together growth-oriented companies, large international firms, investors and institutions of higher education to work with & create growth around the themes of smart homes/cities. Through partnerships and sharing expertise as well as resources, every partner has a better chance at growth and internationalization. The last event, which went by the name of “Building Smart Homes”, attracted over 70 groeth compnies & experts of the field. 

Let's Be Smart -concept, established by the German company RFID Gmbh, is a network based on the theme of smart living, with corporate giants and highly innovative, growth-oriented start-ups alike joining forces. The person behind the concept is Reinhard Flötotto, who is one of the founders of Red Dot Design Awards.

Let's Be Smart participates in all the events of the Cologne fair with its distinctive smart theme. Negotiations are currently being carried out, among others, with Hong Kong and Singapore fairs. Miele, Rhein Energie and Grohe are some of the companies participating in the concept.

Let's Be Smart has been chosen as a partner in Frankfurt’s Grand Tower, which is planned to be furnished with Let's Be Smart technology. The Finnish company Artome Oy has been chosen to one of the companies participating the program. The concept is not focused only to smart home but widely to smart living.

Day’s Program:

10:00 Coffee and enrolments

10:15 Presenting Venture Development Finland Ltd. / Jukka Lassila, Venture Development Finland Ltd.

  • Smart Digital Home Venture Program, program revision / Seppo Laine, Venture Development Finland Ltd.

10:45 Pursuing co-operation and growth

  • Digitalization & living / Kimmo Ahvenlampi, Telia Finland Oyj                         
  • Digita Oy                   

11.30 Growth funding & the Funding Panel -concept / Timo Muttonen, Venture Development Finland Ltd.

11.45 Smart solutions in our living environment, the perspective of research

12.00 Coffee break

12.30 International outlook of growth companies and co-operation

13.00 Let’s Be Smart concept / Thomas Postert and Christof Flötotto, Germany

  • Questions and discussion about the concept

14.00 Conclusion and networking

Signing up for the event and additional information: Minna Nykänen, ilmoittautumiset(at), p. +358 50 555 1988.

Additional information about Smart Digital Home and Let's Be Smart -programs: Seppo Laine, seppo.laine(at), p. +358 50 573 4417


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