One of the northernmost universities in Europe, the University of Oulu is home to 13.000 students and many specialized research units. The Smart Campus of the University of Oulu is an inspiring and innovative open multidisciplinary co-creation environment and functions as a small-scale city with more than 20.000 daily users. Smart Campus offers a complete platform for research, development and piloting of unprecedented services and solutions that today’s urban inhabitants need in Smart Cities. At the same time, new services and solutions can help in bridging the digital divide in remote, scarcely populated areas that can become Smart Villages.
University of Oulu is responsible for preparing and conducting living lab demonstrations in Oulu, Finland.