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The Best Use of Location Information Award – submit your entry by 16 June  

We are launching the WDBE Best use of Location Information Award with KIRAHub to recognise the teams that are making a difference.

Client Story: The Finnish Association for Nature Conservation – spatial data skills for nature conservation

The Finnish Association for Nature Conservation (FANC) is the oldest and most influential environmental organisation in the country. The Location Innovation Hub provided the FANC with tailored training on the use and exploitation of geospatial data to support their advocacy work.

Client Story: Skyfora – making weather forecasts more accurate in a changing environment

Skyfora is an innovative Finnish company that produces weather instruments, weather measurement methods and weather forecasts. The Location Innovation Hub provided Skyfora with technical consultancy and test environments.

Finns solved the ghost car problem – more location innovation needed for a circular economy

Did you know that an estimated four million cars disappear in Europe every year? This means that cars that are no longer roadworthy are not recycled as required by law but can end up in backyards and on the side of the road. They are ghost cars that cause all kinds of problems.

21.5. Next Generation Navigation Space – unleash the potential of sensor positioning for your business 

Welcome to hear about research in sensor technologies, be inspired by different use cases and explore the indoor positioning test environment through a demo.

New cooperation network to boost the data economy – Location Innovation Hub joins Data Spaces Alliance Finland

The new collaborative network Data Spaces Alliance Finland was launched by Sitra in April 2024. The network brings together Finnish pioneers in the data business and provides its members with a unified view on the development of cross-organisational solutions.