These two smartups will be sent to conquer Ecosummit!

Smart Retro Acceleration Program has proudly reached its home stretch: after 2 great innovation camps, 20+ media hits and 11 startups doing testing in urban environments, 2 smartups will try their wings and represent Smart Retro in Ecosummit, London! This is why Smart Retro project partners voted PiggyBaggy and Fourdeg to Ecosummit, the Europe’s leading smart green innovation conference. What is Smart Retro Acceleration Program? A special acceleration program tailored for sustainable and smart service startups which create solutions for urban contexts. Startups from Finland, Sweden and UK teamed up with large organisations […]

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Testing, testing

The battle against the challenges of urbanization and renovation took a step towards reality few weeks ago. 13 startups gathered in Bagarmossen’s district in Stockholm to plan their methods for testing at the Peloton Smart Retro Acceleration Programme’s second Innovation Camp. The programme’s testbed-phase starts in late March and involves the urbanites of both cities of Lahti and of Stockholm. Kvalitid, a service that provides apartment buildings with domestic help from unemployed youth, won the camp’s pitch contest about testing methods with their enthusiastic presentation. These young blokes from Gothenburg had […]

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Check out Smart Retro Acceleration Program’s teams

Nearly 20 super interesting teams were chosen to Peloton Smart Retro Acceleration Program from over 60 applications. The teams of the Program provide a great variety services that are needed to make cities smarter and more attractive from smart energy & mobility solutions to place-making concepts and new ways of retail. Read about the teams & their solutions. Peloton Smart Retro Acceleration Program is for startups and entrepreneurs with a smart product or a service for urban dwellers. It offers a highway access to mentors, user communities and spaces in urban test bed areas. The program is […]

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