||Forum Virium Helsinki
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Forum Virium Helsinki, a subsidiary of the City of Helsinki Group, develops new digital services in cooperation with companies.
European Union (EU), Nordic Countries, Scandinavia
Number of Current Team Members
Recent News & Activity
Oct 23, 2019
News Medical — SARA robots could help improve elderly care in nursing homes and hospitals
Headquarters Location Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
Headquarters Regions European Union (EU), Nordic Countries, Scandinavia
Founded Date 2005
Operating Status Active
Company Type For Profit
Contact Email [email protected]
Phone Number +358 10 3872700
Forum Virium Helsinki, a subsidiary of the City of Helsinki Group, develops new digital services in cooperation with companies, City of Helsinki, other public sector organizations, and Helsinki residents. The aim is to create better services and new business, plus to open up contacts for international markets.
Forum Virium Helsinki Ltd is owned by the City of Helsinki. Alongside of the Forum Virium Helsinki Ltd Board of Directors, Forum Virium Helsinki is led by its Board of Directors and Steering Group.
Founded in 2006, Forum Virium Helsinki’s members are The City of Helsinki, Elisa, Finnvera, IBM, Nokia, Siemens, Sitra - the Finnish Innovation Fund, Sponda, SOK, Tekes - the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, TeliaSonera, TIEKE, Tieto, VTT - the Technical Research Centre and YLE - the Finnish Broadcasting Company. Furthermore, a large number of other cooperation partners take part in the development projects.
Forum Virium Helsinki’s office staff is responsible for managing and coordinating projects, communications and organising seminars and events. The office is located in the Helsinki city center.
Forum Virium Helsinki's innovation projects focus on the following themes: Smart City, New Forms of Media, Growth Company Services and Innovation Communities (Living labs).