OPENLAB AS A LIVING LAB FOR THE SMART CITY
Successful digital solutions emerge in the meeting between users’ needs, the possibilities of technology and organisational and financial goals. Digital Demo Stockholm (DDS) is a long-term triple-helix partnership for tackling societal challenges using digital technology and offer challenge givers from the public sector a unique network to companies and researchers interested in exploring and adapting digital technology.
Openlab supports DDS as a living lab for the smart city, with the goal of making Stockholm the world’s smartest city in 2040. At Openlab we are continuously developing our offer to meet the needs identified in the project, for instance by providing a 5G hotspot, bookable space for testing and demonstrating technical solutions, training partners and stakeholders in design thinking and leading creative and collaborative workshops.
The 3 forces of triple helix
- The public partners identify challenges and define criteria for usability and economic viability of technological solutions.
- Industry partners offer expertise in technological viability and product development.
- Academic partners offer neutral research expertise in subject matters, simulation and evaluation of solutions.
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