Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Smart cities and energy efficiency: the Internet of things is changing the world
launched in Finland with EUR 6 million funding from the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation as well as other contributors. The project partners include seventeen companies, seven institutes of higher education and the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. The project’s research is led by Professor Tarkoma and the University of Helsinki. The professor emphasises that Finns are not the only developers in this field. Similar projects are ongoing all over the world.