Digital services

Length of project: 
1/2012 to 12/2015
Source of the funding: 
Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
Committed funding: 
EUR 50 000 per year
Description of project: 
DIGILE Oy Digital Services Program is an ecosystem effort to pool services enablers and platforms to rapidly launch, horizontalize and ensure maintenance of new services. Work is conducted in a true partnership model, where partners gain access to a pool of complimentary platform and enabler assets, innovation pool and execution power. Oulu Business School focuses on business models and strategies of within B2C retail business.
Research consortium or cooperation partners: 
Digile Oy, Univ. of Jyväskylä, Univ. of Oulu, Aalto Univ., Univ. of Tampere, Tampere Univ. of Technology, Lappeenranta Univ. of Technology, Åbo Akademi, Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT, VTT, EIT ICT Labs, UKK institute for Health Promotion, JAMK Univ. of Applied Sciences, Metropolia UAS, Haaga-Helia UAS, Central Ostrobothnia UAS, Satakunta UAS, Laurea UAS, Oulu UAS, Ministry of Employment and the Economy, Finnish Transport Agency. Also, over 20 companies. For full list of partners, see http://www.digital-services.fi/
(Anticipated) results of the project: 
Research publications, doctoral dissertations, new business models for industry partners.
Contact person: 
petri.ahokangas@oulu.fi

Last updated: 25/8/2016