Case / Skellefteå first with smart home
Skellefteå was the first city to present an internationally unique solution for a practical open smart home – a shared platform for digital services in comfort, security and energy. The platform has been developed under the Smart Homes project headed by Swedish ICT.
Case / Environmental sensors making cities better places to live
Rapid urbanization is leading to deteriorating city environments and posing a threat to general health. But effective environmental monitoring can slow this phenomenon. This is the basis for a project in which Acreo Swedish ICT is collaborating with seven partners to develop cheap, simple environmental monitors for better air quality.
Case / Analyzing Performance in Sports
Sensors and smart textiles can measure an athlete’s movement, and give valuable data to improve competitive performance. This is the focus of the EVINN project, an outgrowth of solutions that in many cases are based on the results of studies on smart garments for people suffering from neurological diseases.