Open Data for Sustainable Innovation

Join us on Monday May 7th for a creative and inspiring afternoon on open data and how it can accelerate sustainable innovation.
Expand your network and work with real societal challenges in a creative setting alongside experts and decision makers. The day is organised by Openlab within the project Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation, and Storstockholm’s & Stockholms stad’s project ÖDIS – Öppna data i Stockholmsregionen.

Take part in the entire afternoon or join the part of the program that interests you the most.

12.00 – 15.30, 
Workshop (in Swedish)

– Challenge driven design thinking workshop & lunch


Are you working in the field of open data and/or with traffic issues and want to expand your knowledge and your network? Join this challenge driven workshop focusing on developing smart traffic solutions for people in the Stockholm region. The workshop is based on design thinking, a human-cantered method and mind-set for creating innovative solutions to a given challenge.

To include different perspectives on the subject we strive for a diverse group of participants. You can contribute as resident in the Stockholm region, public sector official, entrepreneur, researcher or politician etc. One specific target group we want to feel extra welcome is representatives from small and medium sized companies.

Read more and sign up to the workshop!


16.00 – 18.00, Share, Mingle and Inspire event (in English)

– Kick off event for the project Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation


 Later in the afternoon we are kicking off the EU funded project Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation with a ‘Share, Mingle & Inspire’ event on making use of open data for accelerating sustainable innovation. The event will give you a chance to see the subject of open data through the lens of the project partners; Urban ICT Arena, Openlab, Södertälje Science Park and ÖDIS – Öppna data i Stockholmsregionen, and to hear from a few companies and researchers at the forefront of sustainable innovation.

If you have an interest in open data, urban transportation or the role business can play in these areas, or if you want to know more about the project Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation and Openlab – join us on the 7thof May!

Read more and sign up to the kick-off event!


About Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation

Frontrunners for Sustainable Innovation is a project created to support small to medium sized companies in the Stockholm region to build and grow their business through developing sustainable products and services. The project is coordinated in collaboration between Openlab, Kista Science City and Södertälje Science Park.

With funding from