EVpay IoT is developed for EV charging systems, making charging and payment process easy and secure for both consumers and charge point operators. Semel Group consist of mobile system suppliers Semel Oy and Halda AB together with parking and payment system supplier Modulsystem Sweden AB.

Established in 1971, Semel Group is today one of the leading mobile systems suppliers in the Nordic Countries. We are specialised in payment and measurement systems, but we are also taking steps into public transport and EV charging solutions. Our clients work in demanding environments that require maintenance 24/7. Only in the Nordic Countries, already over 7000 cab/taxi owners have put their trust in Semel’s payment systems. Semel belongs to KGK Group AB since 1993.

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Forum Virium Helsinki

Forum Virium Helsinki is the City of Helsinki innovation company. We co-create urban futures with companies, cities, universities and citizens. We help cities utilize data and technology and we help companies to pilot and use Helsinki as a test bed.

If you want to pilot your mobility solution in Helsinki, contact us!


Next generation of fleet automation

THE VINKA MOBILITY PLATFORM automates any on-demand mobility operation, such as taxis, public transport, special needs transportation, last-mile logistics or autonomous fleets. The platform manages the delicate balance between customer service and optimization and aggregates different transportation needs into a single operation, giving the fleet the opportunity to perform at its best. Ride sharing, smart dispatch, route optimization, fleet communication and monitoring are all included in one automated platform.

Vinka is a smart mobility startup with a focus on fleet automation. Vinka’s superior advantage is its know-how and experience in automated ride sharing and route optimization. Vinka can work with passengers or goods, with a driver or driverless, and all Vinka’s services are paratransit-ready.

Vinka provides software components for fleet automation and optimization. We can provide a full fleet management system or components to build new and update existing systems and platforms. Vinka’s business covers the B2B and B2G sectors with fleet operators, dispatch system providers, public transport operators and MaaS operators.


Awake.AI is a software platform company building an ecosystem for smart ports and autonomous shipping. The objective of Awake.AI is to lead the transition to sustainable and intelligent maritime logistics, reducing global shipping emissions with the help of ecosystem partners. The platform is first of its kind, built from the ground up to accommodate seamless collaboration within the entire maritime logistics chain by sharing situational awareness and providing AI-supported predictions for future planning. The API’s and applications built on top of the Awake platform are available for customers and third parties using the subscription business model.

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NFleet is an online transportation planning service for producing efficient plans. From transportation order and vehicle information, NFleet generates an optimized plan for the whole operation.  NFleet’s highly advanced but easy-to-use road transportation optimization tool features geocoding, convenient UI and various integration methods. Quick to implement, NFleet’s use covers the range from strategic planning to operational control, for both classic and multimodal transportation. With NFleet services customers save time, money and the environment.   NFleet is an IT startup company in Central Finland, offering a SaaS business-to-business solution for optimizing transportation planning. The company is a University of Jyväskylä spin-off since 2014.

24 Rental Network

The biggest Car Sharing operator in Finland

24 Rental Network is focused on developing transportation services and information systems that complement these services. We work in active cooperation with smart cities and transportation providers for the benefit of a more modern and easy transportation environment.

Our first Car Sharing service 24Rent is the biggest one in Finland with a station based fleet of over 700 vehicles in more than 30 cities. Pay-per-minute car sharing service 24Go complements our product family with a service designed especially for urban needs with its floating fleet. Our 24Leasing enables longer leases nationwide.


Making a positive impact

Our mission is to change the world for the better. We aim to radiate value for future mobility challenges using consulting, coding and design as tools to incite positive change. In 2017, we were chosen as the best workplace in Finland and the runner up to the best workplace in Europe. We pursue projects that have significant impact on both society and on the environment.

We help our customers bring new technologies from the drawing board into daily use. Our aim is to help organizations transform, stay current in the ever-changing environment and capitalize on new opportunities. We seek to build an increasingly functional and mobile future.

We are committed in helping our customers realizing digital opportunities. We have been accelerating versatile innovation projects within the transport sector in Finland. Whether it has been about renewing the traffic management ecosystem, enabling the switch to electric cars, transformation of global transport services or exploring the endless possibilities of Mobility as a Service. Our capabilities evolve and adapt continuously to match our customers’ needs – all around the world.

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences – Smart Mobility Innovation Hub

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in Finland provides studies in the Helsinki capital region in the fields of Business, Culture, Health care and Social services, and Technology. We focus on innovation and applying existing research results in joint projects and close cooperation with relevant industries under five thematic innovation hubs, creating national and international ecosystems.

The Smart Mobility innovation hub provides expertise and collaboration to develop new technologies and service solutions to promote traffic, logistics and human needs. From 2016 onwards we have tested the electric automated shuttle buses on open roads in Finland and abroad.

Our staff is highly qualified experts. The innovation hub is linked to the Degree Programme in Automotive and mechanical Engineering, providing students project work possibilities. Our Workshop has created passenger vehicle prototypes such as the electric supercar Angelica and the biomaterial-based Biofore Concept Car. We develop and manufacture prototypes, demonstrators and concepts; perform tests and analysis services; consult in design, improvement and measurement projects; provide courses and knowledge.

We welcome partners, service providers, technology companies, investors and researchers to join us in the creation of smarter mobility to benefit users. Together with the users we design the future of smart mobility.

ITS Factory

City as a test area

ITS Factory is innovation, experimentation and development environment, where companies and individual developers can research, develop, test and productize Intelligent Transport Systems and Solutions. ITS-factory stakeholders actively develop different parts of autonomous transport, such as automated feeder transport services and their operation towards an integrated public transport system.

City of Tampere is active in developing and boosting sustainable services such as Mobility-as-a-Service, demand responsive transport, payment & ticketing, Parking-as-a-Service, eMobility, automated transport services, intelligent tram system and drones as part of integrated mobility. City of Tampere is also a forerunner in opening traffic data, both static and real-time.

ITS Factory has active Public-Private Partnership cooperation between members on all levels and dozens of R&D projects in national and international level. ITS Factory’s goal is to produce business-oriented solutions for ITS and it also wants to support standardization.

ITS Factory is an open research, development, testing and data sharing network for the members.

Watch a video about ITS Factory. – Carbon negative co-mobility provides shared mobility or co-mobility as we call it for businesses and real estate owners. We provide the solution on how to mobility can be both, more responsible and more fun. Currently, we serve businesses from start ups to multi billion euro corporations.

The turn key service consists of a dedicated fleet of ecological vehicles such as electric bicycles or electric cars, full service plan, insurances, software platform and full offset of the emissions. We are the first carbon negative mobility business in the world.

According to our clients, the key benefits of the service include emission reduction, cost savings with easier administration and improved employee experience.