The expert panel of this online event consists of Sirpa Pietikäinen (Member of the European Parliament), Emma Terämä (Ministry of Finance, Finland), Maria Yeroyanni (European Commission), Paul Hoekman (Metabolism of Cities), and Mikko Strahlendorff (Finnish Meteorological Institute).
These experts are challenged into thinking and discussing how space-based data could be used more efficiently in promoting sustainable urban transition.
Here is the list of topics for the discussion:
Introduction to urban energy and material flows
Relationships between satellite data and sustainable urban transition
Facilitated future talk with experts
Summary – implications for policy and research
Digital Economy research platform at the University of Vaasa is an open research platform for interdisciplinary research on innovations enabled by new technology as well as their impact on individuals, organisations, industry and society. Digital Economy is also the lead partner of KvarkenSpaceEco project.