Program for the Nordic+ 26 September

Venue: Kista Science Tower, address Färögatan 33 Kista

1030-1100 Registration and Welcome opening

1100-1200 Keynote Speakers

Welcome and introduction by CEO for ITS Sweden Christer Karlsson

Estonia: Phd. Dago Antov, professor of transport planning from Tallinn Technical University: ”Estonia as ITS Test Lab”

Finland: Maria Rautavirta, Ministry of Transport and Communication. Digital Transformation in Finnish Mobility sector

Sweden: Olle Isaksson Ericsson AB – Ericsson operations and development within the transportation area. Lessons learnt and potentials.

1200-1245 Lunch – mingle

1245-1345 ITS Development,

As the introduction of this conference there will be an overview of ITS activities in each country. A focus will be on existing national projects as well the potential of Nordic Cooperation, EU-projects etc. as catalysts for implementations.


Overview by ITS Finland.


Mr. Johann Peetre from Ministry of Economical Affairs Transport Planning Department – the ”Overview of Intelligent Transport in Estonia”


Mr. Per Wenner, Swedish Transport Administration – the Swedish ITS Strategy, Connected and Autonomous Driving Overview

1355-1500 ITS Development

Data as the enabler of innovative products and services in ITS. Data is the fundament for all types of services and as such an enabler for services as Maas, logistics, connected vehicles etc. In the session will we elaborate challenges and possibilities together with some speakers from each country and discussion with the delegates.

Some examples will be discussed. How to collect data?  How much it is publicly available and the conditions for this?  How do you build the environment? How is this data available to private companies? Are there any business models based on it? Is it already possible to earn money? The cooperation between Waze/Google and the Swedish Transport Administration and more.

Moderator will be decided later

Speakers will be:

Finland: Matti Seimol Mediamobile Nordic – Thinking data out of the box and making good business and Erik Kanerva / Paul Nyberg Shareit,- VAMOS – a pear-to-pear mobility ecosystem and rural services

Estonia: Mr. Gaspar Anton from Reach-U, Mobile mapping for automated road asset management and Mr. Martin Lumiste from Proekspert, Data as an enabler of energy optimization in transportation

Swedish organisations. Per-Olof Svensk, Swedish Transport Administration and Anton Fitzthum Kapsch TrafficCom

After the session there will be a walk from the venue at Kista Science Tower to Ericsson Studio at Grönlandsgången 4 Kista.

1530- 1630 Ericsson Studio, presentations, demonstrations and Q&A

There will be combined presentations and demonstrations of different topics. The session starts with some short starting views from representatives from Sweden, Finland and Estonia.

Host: Ericsson AB

Examples of topics to be elaborated

– 5G and new possibilities that come with it – if you have any good examples

– Drive Sweden Innovation Cloud – a Nordic perspective

– Cyber security for connected and autonomous driving – are there any companies who are dealing with it?

1600-1700 An opportunity for networking at Ericsson Studio

Supported by the ITS organisations from each Country.