Espoo is searching for a new innovative ways to organize the mobility of city´s home care services

2017-02-09 15:37

The City of Espoo´s Mobility as a Service experimental project, in the field of Home Care Services. Target is to look for a feasible concept on combined mobile services as well as evaluate the expansion of the concept to other Espoo city services.

The Mobility as a Service experiment in the Espoo City Home Care Services will be carry out between March 2017 to February 2018 if the city of Espoo together with its cooperative parties finds a suitable concept to be carry out as Espoo pilot. Two possible experimental areas in Espoo are Tapiola and Matinkylä-Olari. Currently the City of Espoo has launched an inquiry for the private sector to send their Pilot Proposals by 20th of February.

The Espoo city Home Care Services experimental project is one of the initiatives in the joined innovation program run by Tekes - the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation. The program has two parallel projects that are developing mobility as a services; City of Espoo and of the South-Karelian Alliance.

This cities joint program explores different transportation solutions and the use of combined intelligent transportation devices to stimulate new mobile transportation services as well as municipal savings in transportation costs.

For more information contact: Development Manager, valia.wistuba@espoo.fi  and Home Care Services project manager raija.valimaki@espoo.fi

Links to the Pilot Proposals inquiry portals

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Note that the information via links is in finish.