Big Data & Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference

The Big Data and Smart & Sustainable Cities Conference is part of a series of four public conferences organized in 2017 by French diplomatic missions in Nothern Europe.

French Embassies and Instituts français of Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland organise a series of conferences to explore the theme of Big Data. Each participating country hosts a public discussion on one domain impacted by Big Data and the current state of research in the related fields:

  • Big Data and energy for Norway;
  • Big Data and agriculture for Denmark;
  • Big Data and health for Sweden;
  • Big Data and smart cities for Finland.

The conference will welcome several experts and stakeholders in smart cities from France and Finland from different area of expertise: researchers, companies, associations, city representatives.

This event will also be an opportunity to set up meetings to foster possible bilateral collaborations between France and Finland.

Big Data & Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference

Tuesday 05th September 2017, 16h00 – 19h30

Helsinki City Hall 

Source: Institut Francais

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Start date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
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Tuesday, September 5, 2017