The city of Tallinn will introduce the smart solutions used in the city at the EXPO world exhibition in Dubai.
The Mayor of Tallinn Mihhail Kõlvart and the Mayor of Tartu Urmas Klaas have the pleasure to invite you to a business seminar:
Creating Cities of the Future with the Help of Technological Innovation
on January 10, 2022 at 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tallinn and Tartu,
two of the biggest cities in Estonia, both known as digital start-up hubs as well as green and cultural cities, present their best examples of mutual cooperation between the public and private sector in the realm of technological innovation.
The seminar focuses on the cities as the emerging hubs of technological innovation and discusses the “connectivity” between local governments and technological enterprises, whereby the cities’ infrastructure is
offered for testing of modern and innovative solutions.
14:30 – 15:00 Check in & Networking
15:00 – 15:15 Introduction & Welcoming Addresses
Moderated by Mrs Ege Devon, Chief Representative Officer of Enterprise Estonia GCC
Mr Mihhail Kõlvart, Mayor of Tallinn (European Green Capital 2023)
Mr Urmas Klaas, Mayor of Tartu (European Capital of Culture 2024)
15:15 - 15:45 Panel discussion: Seamless solutions for better governance; real-time cities powered by complex data and smart urbanism
Moderated by: Mr Mart Luik, City Enterprise Director of Tallinn
How cities are being instrumented with digital devices and infrastructure that produce big data? How real-time data enables to analyze city life, by providing raw material for envisioning and enacting more efficient, sustainable, competitive, productive, open and transparent cities.
Mr Andre Visse, CTO of Telia Estonia (one of Europe`s largest telecommunications companies)
Mr Veiko Raime, CEO of Mobi Lab (product design and development agency)
Mr Aimo Kõva, Business Development Manager of DATEL (software company)
15:45 - 16:15 Panel discussion: Urban mobility & data-driven technologies for safer & sustainable city environment
Moderated by: Mr Raimond Tamm, Deputy Mayor of Tartu
Urban Mobility is in a constant state of evolution, forever changed by the technology of its time. Technological innovations, Big Data, MaaS have disrupted the future of mobility to a multi-format. How can cities prepare themselves to face these changes and how can new technologies and existing data support public decision-making processes to ensure safety and sustainability in the cities.
Ms Mari-Ly Klaats, COO of Auve Tech (developer and manufacturer of autonomous vehicles)
Ms Gerttu Pilsas, CEO of Positium (data analytics company)
Ms Julia Mahonen, Head of Development of EyeVi Technologies (geospatial AI powered digital data production company)
Mr Kevin Tammearu, Head of Growth & BD of Bercman Technologies (smart pedestrian crosswalks)
16:15 Networking and snacks
Dubai EXPO 2020
RSVP by January 3
or sign up with e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Official photos of the Estonian paviljon
Take a tour around the pavilion and meet our people and visitors
Meet the Estonian companies: