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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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KEKO – what does it stand for?

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KEKO – what does it stand for?

Parents tend to use a considerable amount of time for contemplating how to name their offspring. The name should describe its owner and be suitably distinctive. Just like a person or a company, an ecosystem needs a name it is remembered for.

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Welcome to KEKO Blossoming Building Ecosystem!

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Welcome to KEKO Blossoming Building Ecosystem!

Have you ever thought that the majority – up to 90% – of human life is actually spent inside buildings? Because so much of our time is spent indoors, why we need safe, secure and pleasant environments.

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The first half year of KEKO Ecosystem

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The first half year of KEKO Ecosystem

The KEKO Ecosystem started at the end of last year. It has been a great journey so far; despite the Covid-19 have had quite big effect to our research collaboration. Here is the summary of the first half year co-innovation activities and results.

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First KEKO challenge competition is ongoing with Combient Foundry

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First KEKO challenge competition is ongoing with Combient Foundry

Now we invite the best talent to create and co-develop new building use-phase experiences for all building stakeholders, from tenant to property owners, with the help of our unmatched resources. If you work on data-driven solutions that can make buildings smarter, keep reading!

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Seven leading Finnish companies join forces to co-create an ecosystem for smart building data

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Seven leading Finnish companies join forces to co-create an ecosystem for smart building data

KEKO is consortium that develops a dynamic and efficient ecosystem around building data. The founding members of the consortium are KONE, Nokia, YIT, Caverion, Halton, VTT and Netox.

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