Platform economy - novel examples from Finland

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Platform economy – novel examples from Finland

Platform economy describes a phenomenon in which platforms bring together different actors (such as buyers and sellers) and enable the exchange, co-creation or sharing of information, goods and services between the parties.

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Advantages of collaborative VR in smart building planning

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Advantages of collaborative VR in smart building planning

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Future of service robotics in smart buildings

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Future of service robotics in smart buildings

The sales of professional service robots has kept on growing at the rate of around 20-30% annually during the past years – some applications, such as logistics and cleaning robots, even faster!

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How might we create a feeling of safety in the post pandemic world? – research highlights studying people’s behavior and attitudes in Covid-19

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How might we create a feeling of safety in the post pandemic world? – research highlights studying people’s behavior and attitudes in Covid-19

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How can a building guide its users to their destination – multichannel navigation solution deployed by KEKO and Proximi.io

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How can a building guide its users to their destination – multichannel navigation solution deployed by KEKO and Proximi.io

One of the first real-life applications of the KEKO ecosystem is an experimental wayfinding solution that brings help to this everyday issue.

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How service robots have been tackling COVID-19 in buildings?

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How service robots have been tackling COVID-19 in buildings?

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Fighting global challenges with a smart building ecosystem

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Fighting global challenges with a smart building ecosystem

In the KEKO Ecosystem project, we at Halton, want to address two very relevant issues for people’s life now and in the future: improving their wellbeing in buildings through better indoor climate, and promoting sustainability through lower energy consumption.

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Why KEKO? - VTT view

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Why KEKO? – VTT view

“Why you joined KEKO?” was asked from every partner during our KEKO NOW! Webinar on 12th November 2020. Here we reflect VTT’s view to this question.

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Reasserting the Net Present Value of a Smart Building: From a Cost Item to a Value-creating Platform

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Reasserting the Net Present Value of a Smart Building: From a Cost Item to a Value-creating Platform

The decision-making related to buildings has been based on investment costs, rather than life-cycle costs or net present value calculations. As smart service opportunities increase, the decision-making and attitudes associated with buildings should also change.

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