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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Generation Z - Future Users of Smart Buildings

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Generation Z – Future Users of Smart Buildings

As KEKO aims to provide more comfortable buildings with better experiences for the users, we first need to know the users’ standpoint of what creates a perfect experience.

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Designing for enjoyable experiences in future smart buildings

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Designing for enjoyable experiences in future smart buildings

KEKO has conducted thorough studies to understand the building users’ world, and to see the smart buildings with their eyes. KEKO user experience goals reflect user expectations and give concrete guidance to the design of smart building ecosystems and related services.

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KEKO Experimentation Platform

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KEKO Experimentation Platform

KEKO experimentation platform is the first step towards a fully functional KEKO platform. It enables working with data coming from multiple sources, rapid development and integration of new technologies, and engagement with 3rd party developers.

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Why KEKO? - Case Netox

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Why KEKO? – Case Netox

“What is KEKO?” and “Why did you join?”. These two questions keep coming back to me. The first question will be covered in more details through KEKO team, but the latter is something only individual partner can tell.

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“Four lenses of innovation” guiding thinking in KEKO

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“Four lenses of innovation” guiding thinking in KEKO

Developing smart building solutions that bring value to all ecosystem stakeholders happens through co-creation in multidisciplinary teams and together with building users. Developing new innovations and ecosystem requires the right mindset and a balance between design, business and technology

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