Our digital living – Smart housing

Partner 
The brief 

Bringing digital services to apartments utilizing for example: sensors, open data, context-aware services. Open data and how to make it useful in new forms of living? Digitalization and living in a sustainable way – how to create synergy?

The problem 

How can new business models be utilized for the benefit of the local residents?
What kind of digital services could be implemented in individual apartments or houses? How to make the day-to-day living easier for the customer?
Is there some other public or private services that the living services could be combined with?
Open data and how to make it useful in new forms of living?

How could open data best serve neighborhoods and individual apartments?
How to deliver open data to consumers and how to manage the data flow?
Is it possible to extend the time elderly people can keep living in their homes, and is sensor data useful for other target audiences as well?
Digitalization and living in a sustainable way – how to create synergy?

What things need to be taken into consideration when thinking sustainability?
How could digitalizing a house or an apartment help sustainable development?
How to guide and help people discover the benefits of digitalization?

The background 

Modern technology enables novel solutions to revolutionize living. Ideas related to smart housing have been developed for decades, but wide spread applications have been limited so far. Now we would like to move forward from brainstorming to real action and piloting! In this project we want to demonstrate concepts related to the problems of today, and offer solutions for a wide target audience.

Project skills 
business & concepts
coding
design & art
engineering
environment
governance
media & communications
social science