15.11.2018

“How to trust someone you’ve not met in person?” – Solved’s Santtu Hulkkonen at “Roast of Solved”

Solved’s CEO Santtu Hulkkonen was roasted on Wednesday in Helsinki when Pöyry celebrated its 60th anniversary at the Finlandia Hall. Here are some highlights from...

09.11.2018

Expert of the Week: Björn Silfverberg – enhancing sustainable development of urban and regional landuse

Björn Silfverberg’s passion is to enhance sustainable development of urban and regional landuse and work for preservation and diversity of nature. He also wants...

Sustainability

02.11.2018

Expert of the Week: Jojakim Sames – “We have no Planet B”

Our Expert of the Week Jojakim Sames works in the renewable business, where he can help to make the world a little – or big...

Energy

28.10.2018

Companies changing their habits to save the planet – requesting Airbnb to add a category for sustainable homes

In October, thousands of people gathered in Helsinki to demand swift action on climate change. More ambitious targets, clear decisions and concrete actions were...

Sustainability

26.10.2018

Expert of the Week: Eva Berdisová – “Whatever single person does, it is usually done in a cooperation with others”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Eva Berdisová is a sustainability and project management professional. Eva says that solving challenges is a part of her attitude....

Sustainability

23.10.2018

SOLVED, an online advisory service and collaboration platform, has raised €1,1 million – “Our responsibility is to fight climate change together”, says SOLVED’s CEO Santtu Hulkkonen

The green economy growth company SOLVED has raised approximately €1,1 million in its two investment rounds. SOLVED closed the second investment round at the...

23.10.2018

SOLVED, kestävän talouden digitaalinen asiantuntijapalvelu ja yhteistyöalusta, on saanut 1,1 miljoonan euron rahoituksen – “Meidän kaikkien velvollisuus on taistella yhdessä ilmastonmuutosta vastaan”, sanoo toimitusjohtaja Santtu Hulkkonen

Kestävän talouden kasvuyritys SOLVED on kerännyt kahdella sijoituskierroksella 1,1 miljoonan euron rahoituksen. SOLVED on tähän mennessä kerännyt pääomaa yli kymmeneltä sijoittajalta kolmesta maasta. Syyskuussa...

19.10.2018

Expert of the Week: Frank Kinces – building as many renewable energy power plants as possible

Our Expert of the Week Frank Kinces says that his passion is to develop and build as many renewable energy power plants as possible...

Energy

05.10.2018

Expert of the Week: Janusz Kahl – helping companies in entering the Polish market

Solved’s Expert of the Week Janusz Kahl is a Danish citizen of Polish origin, living now in Krakow in Southern Poland. Since 1992 Janusz...

Sustainability

27.09.2018

Expert of the Week: David Hampson – “With Solved, I get to learn about the other aspects of the projects from mobility to urban design”

Solved’s Expert of the Week David Hampson is a renewable energy and project management specialist with a focus on renewable technologies and energy solutions...

Energy Sustainability

20.09.2018

Expert of the Week: Xiaowen Xiong – producing high performance in supply chain management areas

Our Expert of the Week Xiaowen Xiong has studied and worked in Finland since 2006, with extensive experience in supply chain management and program management...

Sustainability

18.09.2018

Solved valittiin Suomen parhaaksi digitaaliseksi ratkaisuksi – ja nimettiin World Summit Awardsiin

Solved on nimetty vuoden 2018 World Summit Awards -kilpailuun. Solved valittiin kansallisen kisan voittajaksi ympäristöön ja vihreään energiaan keskittyneessä sarjassa. Solvedia kuvailtiin parhaaksi ja...

Energy

13.09.2018

Expert of the Week: Krzysztof Tabiszewski – developing the hyperloop transportation system

Solved’s Expert of the Week Krzysztof Tabiszewski develops new, disruptive form of transportation that will be faster and more reliable. “Current modes of transportation are...

12.09.2018

Solved was chosen as the best digital solution from Finland – and nominated for the World Summit Awards 2018

We are happy to announce that Solved was nominated for the World Summit Awards 2018. We were described as the best and most innovative...

Energy Sustainability

07.09.2018

Expert of the Week: Kati Manskinen – improving resource efficiency and circulating by-products

Our Expert of the Week Kati Manskinen promotes the profitability of companies through sustainability. Kati wants to develop new methods to improve resource efficiency...

Energy Sustainability

30.08.2018

Expert of the Week: Sourav Adhikari – creating an alternative to plastic straws

Solved’s Expert of the Week Sourav Adhikari’s goal is to engage with startups and corporations with new business ideas and help them find the...

Sustainability

24.08.2018

Expert of the Week: Elina Grigoriou – “You don’t have to compromise on style to achieve sustainability”

Our Expert of the Week Elina Grigoriou is passionate about sustainable design for commercial spaces. In addition to having an eye for aesthetics, Elina...

Sustainability

22.08.2018

Solved goes Impact with Lightyear Acceleration

Our societies and environment are changing at an ever-increasing pace. Traditional structures and operating models do not completely keep up with the change. Within...

17.08.2018

Expert of the Week: Khaleel Shehu Ibrahim – focusing on renewable energy project development, financing and planning

Solved’s Expert of the Week Khaleel Shehu Ibrahim is an Energy Systems Consultant with more than 16 years professional experience. His special focus is...

Energy

16.08.2018

Case Solved: Sustainable holiday resort brings responsible travelers to Ruka, Kuusamo

Solved’s expert team made it possible to create a sustainable, wooden holiday home area in Lapland, Finland Today, it’s critical that hotels and resorts...

Energy Sustainability

10.08.2018

Expert of the Week: Alberto Gramegna – addressing sustainability in architecture

Our Expert of the Week Alberto Gramegna says that his interest is for an architecture careful to the territory and at the same time...

Sustainability

06.08.2018

Solved is a national finalist in the Nordic Startup Awards – vote for us!

Solved was selected as a finalist in the Finnish National Startup Finale in Startup of the year and Best Social Impact Startup. The winners will...

02.08.2018

Expert of the Week: Zuzana Prochazkova – “I think it is important to promote the sustainable lifestyle and educate especially young people”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Zuzana Prochazkova believes in the importance of sustainable development and lifestyle responsible to the environment. “One of the most...

Sustainability

26.07.2018

Expert of the Week: Henri Horn – finding the most viable technical solution to balancing local energy demand

Solved’s Expert of the Week Henri Horn works on development aid, advising on technical issues in the energy sector. Henri’s previous employment in the...

Energy

19.07.2018

Expert of the Week: Jing Xu – “Smooth supply chain management is crucial for 24/7 production”

Our Expert of the Week Jing Xu has 8 years working experience in testing, inspections, certification and verifications in photovoltaic and semiconductor industry. She...

Energy

12.07.2018

Expert of the Week: Irina Solonova – “Our life is a set of challenges. If we like solving them – then we enjoy life.”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Irina Solonova is fond of new technologies which make our life more effective and people environmental impact less destructive....

Sustainability

06.07.2018

Expert of the Week: Evija Pudane – creating communication bridges between Europe and Asia

Solved’s Expert of the Week Evija Pudane is the strategic development director in Bridgit. “I’m responsible for creating communication bridges between Europe and Central...

Sustainability

05.07.2018

Expert of the Week: Brett Guerringue – a deep fascination for sustainability

Our Expert of the Week Brett Guerringue is an International Relations and Environmental Policy graduate of American University in Washington, D.C. “I possess a...

Energy Sustainability

27.06.2018

Expert of the Week: Hrafnhildur Bragadóttir – specializing in the law of climate change and air pollution

Solved’s Expert of the Week Hrafnhildur Bragadóttir has worked solely in the field of environmental law, as a researcher, part-time university lecturer and a...

26.06.2018

Introducing the new SOLVED – Secure your spot at a webinar

We are very happy to announce that Solved has upgraded its platform with many enhancements and introduced a white-label solution to help sustainability networks...

20.06.2018

Expert of the Week: Behnam Zakeri – an expert in quantitative analysis and systems engineering

Our Expert of the Week Behnam Zakeri is passionate about the solutions that promise a more creative, happier, more environmental-friendly, healthier, and more inclusive...

Energy

13.06.2018

Expert of the Week: Jenni Selosmaa – transforming the economy

Solved’s Expert of the Week Jenni Selosmaa works in the areas of sustainable economy and economic equality. “I lead an inclusive project in Nicehearts,...

08.06.2018

Expert of the Week: Johanna Tarvainen-Lee – bridging gaps, differences and distances

Solved’s Expert of the Week Johanna Tarvainen-Lee is the the owner and lead consultant at Merenbridge. She aims to be the most trusted bridge-builder...

31.05.2018

Expert of the Week: Dmitry Sazonov – a great problem solver is well-qualified, passionate and focused

Our Expert of the Week Dmitry Sazonov creates valuable concepts to make current processes more effective and sustainable. Dmitry started his career in projects...

Energy

25.05.2018

Expert of the Week: Diana Gheorghiu – solving challenges is a trait of human nature

Solved’s Expert of the Week Diana Gheorghiu is an environmental consultant with 10 years of experience. Diana has participated in a series of environmental...

17.05.2018

Expert of the Week: Eric Bruun – making cities more livable

Solved’s Expert of the Week Eric Bruun says that his passion is to improve the sustainability of cities while simultaneously making them more livable....

Smart Cities Sustainability

14.05.2018

Solved mukaan Business Finlandin Nuoret Innovatiiviset Yritykset (NIY) -ohjelmaan – yritys etsii uusia kumppaneita vauhdittaakseen kasvuaan entisestään

Solved on valittu Business Finlandin Nuoret Innovatiiviset Yritykset (NIY) -ohjelmaan. Solved käyttää rahoitusta kansainvälistymiseen, digitaalisen alustan kehittämiseen ja yhteisön kasvattamiseen. Solved on päässyt Business...

14.05.2018

Solved receives Young Innovative Company funding – and is now seeking new partners to grow faster

Solved was selected for Business Finland’s Young Innovative Company funding programme. Solved will use the funding to boost internationalization, platform development and community building....

08.05.2018

Expert of the Week: Susanna Fräki – “New innovations define the future of the planet”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Susanna Fräki believes that design is the enabler in the transformation towards the circular economy. “New innovations, being services...

Sustainability

03.05.2018

Expert of the Week: Ado Juráček – “Graphic design can help to improve our environment”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Ado Juráček has studied graphic design at Academy of fine arts and design in Bratislava. After his graduation Ado...

Sustainability

24.04.2018

Expert of the Week: Taina Haapamäki – integrating traditional and new mobility services

Solved’s Expert of the Week Taina Haapamäki is a transportation professional with 10+ combined years of specializing in transport infrastructure appraisal, policy and technology...

Smart Cities Sustainability

19.04.2018

Expert of the Week: Ambrose Kwankam Njila – finding solutions to global threats of environmental degradation

Solved’s Expert of the Week Ambrose Kwankam Njila says that his interests are in natural resource governance and environmental policy design and implementation. “I...

Sustainability

12.04.2018

Expert of the Week: Matej Michlík – bridging design and technologies

Solved’s Expert of the Week Matej Michlík says that he is deeply worried about the unsustainability of civilization’s current lifestyle. “It is too easy...

Sustainability

06.04.2018

Expert of the Week: Adina Socol – creating sustainable growth through design thinking

Solved’s Expert of the Week Adina Socol is passionate about creating sustainable, user-centered designed environments for people. She is a creative professional from Romania...

Sustainability

05.04.2018

Solved’s new CEO is Santtu Hulkkonen – The company is rotating its CEO as planned

Co-founders Janne Hietaniemi and Santtu Hulkkonen are changing roles within Solved as planned. Shaping the future of work begins with our own actions, they...

05.04.2018

Solvedin uusi toimitusjohtaja on Santtu Hulkkonen – yritys kierrättää johtoa suunnitellusti

Solvedin perustajat Janne Hietaniemi ja Santtu Hulkkonen vaihtavat tehtäviään sovitusti. Työn tulevaisuus lähtee omista teoistamme, he sanovat. Solved – The Cleantech Companyn perustajat Janne Hietaniemi...

03.04.2018

Blockchain technology will disrupt the energy sector

Solved will participate in EventHorizon 2018 in April. Why it is such an important event? In April 2018, energy and blockchain experts will meet...

Energy

28.03.2018

Expert of the Week: Veronika Hlinicanova – “A great problem solver has a well-set moral compass”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Veronika Hlinicanova is currently leading ‘Vivid Square’, a project of urban regeneration and placemaking in Bratislava. Veronika says that her...

Smart Cities

22.03.2018

Expert of the Week: Ayeldeen Mohamed – exploring sustainable construction

Our Expert of the Week Ayeldeen Mohamed says that his passion is to find and test new green materials in the construction sector. “I’m...

Smart Cities

14.03.2018

Expert of the Week: Zoran Poljanec – drones can help the environment

Solved’s Expert of the Week Zoran Poljanec is a biologist who has been working as an environmental protection expert in Croatia for the last decade. Zoran works...

Sustainability

13.03.2018

Uusi tapahtumasarja “Smart Up Thursday” yhdistää kestävän kehityksen ja cleantechin osaajat Helsingin Altaalla

Kestävän kehityksen ja cleantechin huippujen järjestämässä kaikille avoimessa tapahtumien sarjassa kerrotaan alan uusimmista tuotteista, palveluista ja yhteistyömahdollisuuksista. Kerran kuukaudessa torstaisin järjestettävä Smart Up Thursday...

Smart Cities Sustainability

11.03.2018

Smart Up Thursdays are here – Solved launches new event series for sustainability and cleantech enthusiasts

Smart Up Thursdays accelerate sustainable development by activating discussion within the community of cleantech and sustainability professionals and enabling connections and knowledge-sharing. Solved is...

Sustainability

06.03.2018

Expert of the Week: Hana Ovesna – leading and preparing construction development projects

Solved’s Expert of the Week Hana Ovesna is a passionate and experienced project manager leading and preparing construction development projects in the Slovak Republic...

Smart Cities Sustainability

02.03.2018

Expert of the Week: Michael Hanf – finding the best solutions to sustainability, cleantech and circular economy challenges

Solved’s Expert of the Week Michael Hanf is an Executive Partner at Taival, an advisory focused on helping companies understand and utilize the disruptive...

Sustainability

27.02.2018

3 must-knows about the social media marketing in China

On Monday, dozens of marketers participated in the Effective Marketing & Communications in China event in Helsinki. The event was organized by Nordic Friend and...

26.02.2018

The rise of the sustainable consumer – and the need for transparent business

A responsible way of living is the way where you assume responsibility for your decisions and your actions to produce waste, to throw away...

Sustainability

22.02.2018

Expert of the Week: Elina Warsta – a forest products professional with strong background in research and internationalization

Solved’s Expert of the Week Elina Warsta is a forest products engineer with strong background in research and teaching, specialized in advanced analytical methods...

Sustainability

13.02.2018

Expert of the Week: Aleksi Rastas – “Think BIG and LOCAL”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Aleksi Rastas is a founder and the managing partner of future-oriented design agency MUUAN. His passion is to design socially,...

Smart Cities Sustainability

08.02.2018

Expert of the Week: Meaza Cheru – cleaning and greening cities

Solved’s Expert of the Week Meaza Cheru says that her greatest challenge so far was moving to Finland and adjusting to the lifestyle which...

Smart Cities Sustainability

01.02.2018

Expert of the Week: Pekka Riippi – creating value and sustainable growth

Our Expert of the Week Pekka Riippi says that his passion is to help Finnish companies to be more competitive in international markets. Pekka...

Sustainability

29.01.2018

Study: Entrepreneurial passion leads to work engagement and career benefits on the Solved Platform

First learnings from the on-going engagement measurement project by Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and Solved – the Cleantech Company. The competitive advantage of...

24.01.2018

Expert of the Week: Elina Peltola – “There are always things to be improved”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Elina Peltola has over ten years of progressive experience within sales, supply chain and sourcing management and proven ability...

Sustainability

18.01.2018

Expert of the Week: Andrew Eil – finding creative solutions and interacting with local partners

Solved’s Expert of the Week Andrew Eil is an independent consultant specializing in climate change and clean energy policy, impact investing, and international development....

Energy Sustainability

10.01.2018

Expert of the Week: Cristiana Arcidiacono-Bàrsony – “Expertise alone is not enough, a good understanding of local issues is important to succeed”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Cristiana Arcidiacono-Bàrsony is specialized in the field of environment and development. She has a strong knowledge about current environmental...

Sustainability

03.01.2018

Expert of the Week: Amos Ncube – fostering green industry strategies in Zimbabwe and in several other African countries

Solved’s Expert of the Week Amos Ncube has experience in carrying out research and developmental support services in Zimbabwe and the Southern African Development...

Sustainability

27.12.2017

Expert of the Week: Pekka Kantola – “Do not settle for the first, obvious solution to the problem”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Pekka Kantola says that his passion is to create profitable and sustainable green business. Lately, he has been working...

Sustainability

22.12.2017

Solved 2017 recap – the year of cities, solutions and collaboration

What a year this has been! We have met hundreds of clients, experts and partners and developed our tailored offerings. The journey began in...

Sustainability

21.12.2017

Expert of the Week: Anneli Fischer – fostering cooperation and knowledge exchange on a global level

Solved’s Expert of the Week Anneli Fischer says that her passion is to lead projects which should empower organizations to manage social, environmental, and...

Sustainability

20.12.2017

Solved introduces ‘Solved Together’, a new collaboration tool for business ecosystems

We are proud to announce that we have launched a new service called Solved Together. Now our clients can solve their sustainability challenges even more efficiently....

Sustainability

12.12.2017

Expert of the Week: Petra Erätuli-Kola – creating a new generation innovation culture

Solved’s Expert of the Week Petra Erätuli-Kola is a business-minded innovation, human resource, sales and management professional. “I love to find new ways of...

Sustainability

05.12.2017

Expert of the Week: Petri Ojanen – insulation makes a difference

Solved’s Expert of the Week Petri Ojanen is a HVAC and energy engineer, specialized in technical insulation. The term HVAC refers to the three...

Energy Smart Cities

01.12.2017

Thank you for attending our Slush Afterwork last night – see the wrap up of the event!

Thank you to everyone who attended our Slush Afterwork event “SmartUPCleanUP” last night at Allas Sea Pool in Helsinki. The house was full of...

Sustainability

29.11.2017

Expert of the Week: Ravi Mikkelsen – “We must switch to system thinking rather than individual solutions thinking”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Ravi Mikkelsen has been in clean energy for just about half of his life now, working on different technologies,...

Energy

22.11.2017

Expert of the Week: Stephen Kenihan – improving the quality of people’s local environment

Solved’s Expert of the Week Stephen Kenihan is an environment and development adviser. He has over 15 years experience in the management of energy...

Energy Sustainability

16.11.2017

Expert of the Week: Konsta Sirvio – road condition forecasting and maintenance work optimization

Solved’s Expert of the Week Konsta Sirvio defended his dissertation “Advances in predictive maintenance planning of roads by empirical models” in October 2017.  In the dissertation,...

Smart Cities

10.11.2017

Solved ja maailmanlaajuinen United Smart Cities -ohjelma aloittavat yhteistyön – kaupungeille apua kiperien haasteiden ratkaisemiseen

Digitaalinen asiantuntijapalvelu Solved ja globaali kaupunkiohjelma United Smart Cities (USC) aloittavat yhteistyön, jonka tavoitteena on helpottaa urbanisoitumiseen liittyvien haasteiden ratkaisemista. Solved tarjoaa United Smart Citiesille (USC) räätälöidyn...

Smart Cities Sustainability

10.11.2017

Solved and the global city program United Smart Cities start cooperation – the aim is to realize smart urban projects by offering the most extensive solutions for cities

United Smart Cities (USC) and Solved – The Cleantech Company aim to become the most extensive global initiative to build scalable and comprehensive solutions...

Smart Cities Sustainability

09.11.2017

Collaboration opportunity: we are looking for early-stage Arctic project ideas – submit your challenge by 21 Nov 2017

What is the Arctic challenge we should solve together with our experts and partners? Tell us and we’ll help you solve it. Challenges in...

Sustainability

08.11.2017

Expert of the Week: Zsombor Barta – improving sustainability in cities

Our Expert of the Week is Zsombor Barta. His fields of competence include, among others, team leadership and management, sustainability practice, green building rating systems,...

Smart Cities Sustainability

01.11.2017

Work hard but smart – practical brain wellbeing tips from Heltti’s occupational psychologist Jaakko Sahimaa

We asked health care company Heltti’s occupational psychologist Jaakko Sahimaa how to keep your expert brain happy. Don’t drain your brain. As an expert...

31.10.2017

Expert of the Week: Niklas Kaskeala – protecting our winters for the future

Solved’s Expert of the Week Niklas Kaskeala is the founder of Protect Our Winters Finland, the Finnish affiliate of the international Protect Our Winters...

Sustainability

25.10.2017

Expert of the Week: Alanus von Radecki – “Cities are the places where we need to solve the great challenges of our time”

Our Expert of the Week Alanus von Radecki is an experienced Head of Urban Governance Innovation.  “I think cities are the places where we...

Smart Cities

20.10.2017

Two new dev positions in Žilina (Slovakia), Solved – The Cleantech Company

We currently have 2 open Frontend Developer positions in the Solved Žilina (Slovakia) office. We are aiming to fill these positions quickly. Apply now. In...

18.10.2017

Expert of the Week: Zuzana Kopajova – the desire to improve should come from within and not to be imposed

Solved’s Expert of the Week Zuzana Kopajova says that if a situation seems stalled or hopeless, it might just require a bit more time....

12.10.2017

Expert of the Week: Susanna Kiijärvi – “When looking for financing, a combination of expertise, persistence and an ambitious vision is needed”

Expert of the Week Susanna Kiijärvi is an entrepreneurial spirit specialised in international public financing, using business intelligence to shape sustainable strategies, identifying new...

Sustainability

10.10.2017

Sustainability is the key to business success – 5 tips for sustainability communications

Solved is a “born-sustainable” company. All our projects and actions aim to be environmentally positive – we want to make things much better, not just...

Sustainability

04.10.2017

Expert of the Week: Kata Konstantin – a professional problem solver is adaptable, calm, and humble to others and to the challenge

Kata Konstantin is a professional lawyer with several years of experience in the fields of energy and environmental law, not to mention the waste...

Energy

29.09.2017

Our Purpose: Solved will change the way things are done – locally and globally

The world is changing faster than at any time in human history. The two key drivers are climate change and the change of work. The...

Sustainability

28.09.2017

Looking for partners in health and bio, manufacturing and food industries in the Southwest Finland

There are still a few slots open for businesses within the health and bio, manufacturing, and food industries within the Finland Proper Region to...

Sustainability

27.09.2017

Expert of the Week: Frédéric Pavesi – “We can be stronger by cooperating than by competing”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Frédéric Pavesi wants to help and support projects having a sustainable aim. Frédéric promotes solutions in relation with the...

Sustainability

22.09.2017

Saving the Baltic Sea – Submit your proposal by the end of September

Baltic Sea needs active people and innovative solutions. Submit your project proposals for the Baltic Sea Project by 30th of September! In August, Solved and...

Sustainability

20.09.2017

Expert of the Week: Ida Bergmann – increasing sustainability in order to protect our environment

Solved’s Expert of the Week Ida Bergmann is currently working at Aalto University School of Engineering at projects related to offshore wind energy and...

Energy Sustainability

13.09.2017

Expert of the Week: Ludovit Garzik – “The barriers are not in technology or institutions, they are in our brains”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Ludovit Garzik is interested in research and innovation ecosystems. His special interest is in the mindset of people who...

Sustainability

08.09.2017

Expert of the Week: Kari I. Mattila – “Ask why, and repeat that at least 5 times, to really get to the root”

Solved’s Expert of the Week Kari I. Mattila has a proven track record on developing and implementing management systems and change programs. Aside of...

Sustainability

31.08.2017

Expert of the Week: Colin Black – making transport more sustainable

Solved’s Expert of the Week Colin Black is a highly experienced and internationally recognised consultant specialising in Transportation Demand Management (TDM).  Colin has a...

Smart Cities Sustainability

29.08.2017

Introducing Åsa Hedman, Solved Business Lead from Porvoo, Finland

Hello Åsa! Could you tell us who are you and where do you come from? I am a 39,9  year old energy expert, mother,...

Energy Sustainability

28.08.2017

Why virtual collaboration benefits all?

Trust is agreed to be a fundamental factor for cooperation among virtual workforce. Efficient communication practices are crucial for virtual collaboration and therefore organisation’s role in...

Sustainability

23.08.2017

Expert of the Week: Christo Balinow – innovation is the solution

Solved’s Expert of the Week is Christo Balinow. He works at KIC InnoEnergy as a Business Development Manager. The goal of the community is to...

Energy Sustainability

18.08.2017

Dissolving pulp for the textile industry – sustainable clothing from viscosis

Did you know what viscosis is made out of?  Many people do not. Stora Enso, Enocell mill Joensuu factory produces fibres for textile industry...

Sustainability

16.08.2017

Expert of the Week: Juha Karppinen – developing energy storages and harsh-environment electronics

Our Expert of the Week Juha Karppinen is a Doctor of Science working currently at Helen Oy with focus on development of on-grid energy...

Energy Smart Cities

16.08.2017

The whats, the whys and the hows in benchmarking – It´s now simpler than ever!

Benchmarking, when done right, gives answers to questions such as “What is my competition doing?” , “Does it work?”, “How can I leverage that?”...

Sustainability

09.08.2017

Expert of the Week: Elina Wanne – problem solvers aren’t born, they learn by doing

Solved’s Expert of the Week Elina Wanne is a materials scientist with strong desire to create happiness in sustainable society. “Recycling and circular economy...

Smart Cities Sustainability

04.08.2017

Expert of the Week: Erik Holmqvist – focusing on sustainability and climate change mitigation

Solved’s Expert of the Week Erik Holmqvist is an international climate change expert focusing on project development, implementation, evaluation and public procurement. Erik says...

Sustainability

01.08.20175 min read

The rise of self-employed experts and project work – 6 skills for employees of the future

Work will increasingly be global, project-based and technology intensive, based on The Future Work in UK report. It is a trend that employers are investing...

Sustainability

28.07.2017

Expert of the Week: David Witkowski – a troubleshooter with a strong desire to fix problems

David Witkowski is a results-oriented polymath and recognized leader with a background in engineering and applied physics, specializing in wireless and telecommunications. “I’ve always...

Smart Cities

21.07.2017

Expert of the Week: Soheil Zeinali – creating a better life for the next generation, who otherwise would inherit all problems

Solved’s Expert of the Week Soheil Zeinali is a skilled professional manager in various fields – such as construction, property, energy, facility and supply...

Sustainability

14.07.2017

Expert of the Week: Otso Tolonen – cooperation is the key to successful sustainable solutions

Solved’s Expert of the Week Otso Tolonen aims to find that sweet spot between business and sustainability – by especially considering environmental factors and latest...

Energy Smart Cities Sustainability

06.07.2017

Expert of the Week: Salem Afeworki – helping people to embrace change and think differently

Solved’s Expert of the Week Salem Afeworki is a passionate sustainability and climate change professional based in Southern California.  She is the Program Director...

Sustainability

04.07.20175 min read

Virtual collaboration – What? Why? How?

Word from an expert: New communities are forming around cleantech, wellbeing, cooking, sports, game industry and in research, in variety of different platforms. Professionally...

Sustainability

30.06.2017

Expert of the Week: Zoltan Pasztory – promoting safety and knowledge management culture

Zoltan Pasztory has more than 30 years’ experience in nuclear industry working in the areas of maintenance, operations, technical support, project management and organization...

Energy Sustainability

26.06.20175 min read

Pollution is the enemy of your skin – what the world can learn from Korean sheet masks?

Your life is written on your skin, and it probably needs moisturizing. Consumers are more aware of skin health nowadays, as outdoor and indoor air...

Sustainability

22.06.2017

Exploring smart cities in Texas – Solved travel diary

Texas is more than oil – it’s building smart cities Solved’s CEO Janne Hietaniemi just recently traveled in the North Texas visiting local Business...

Energy Smart Cities Sustainability

21.06.2017

Solved expert team helped San Diego County to choose the right renewable energy provider

Water is in the middle of debate in San Diego and throughout Southern California. San Diego County Water Authority chose Solved to find holistic solutions to...

Energy Smart Cities Sustainability

21.06.2017

Expert of the Week: Rita Isiba with passion for the art and science in business

Solved’s Expert of the Week is Rita Isiba. She has a passion for the art and science of business, facilitating a deal and brainstorming.  “Coupled...

Sustainability

07.06.2017

Complex sustainability challenges are solved by on-demand expert teams

Our city has a plan to get a tram and year-round bicycle connections between the university campus and downtown. It will be the smartest...

Smart Cities

06.06.2017

Solved goes to USA – exploring smart cities in California

California – famous of its environmentally conscious people Smart city development, new work and cleantech are hot topics in the United States. Therefore exploring...

Energy Smart Cities Sustainability

05.06.2017

Greetings to smart cities from the Metro Online 2017 Conference

Solved´s Heikki Ojaniemi joined Metro On Line 2017 Conference together with Radoslav Mizera to build networks, to share success stories from Oulu and to...

Smart Cities Sustainability

28.04.20175 min read

Expanding business opportunities with development banks

A variety of international financial institutions provide financing and advisory services for development. This is what you need to know. Multilateral development banks are...

Smart Cities Sustainability