KIRAHub - the innovation ecosystem of the built environment
KIRAHub is a multifaceted and transparent ecosystem of the real estate and construction industry. Our vision is to make Finland the forerunner in the sustainable digitalization of the built environment.
We progress sustainable digitalization economically, ecologically and humanely in the built environment. Together we grow the scale of conversations, bring more points of view to them, help progress and produce the ideas born from these conversations and aid in bringing new innovations to the forefront of the entire global industry.
We’ve gathered a wide array of ways to participate in our activities and in the digitalization of the built environment on our website. Join us in getting inspired, sharing knowledge and creating a better future for all of us!
What would you as an actor in the construction industry want to co-operate on? Or is there something you need assistance with? Below you can see a portfolio of our past projects and find examples of the different things that we do. The future isn’t handed to us – we need to make it together. That’s why we’re open to trying new methods and ways of working. Hopefully we get to be inspired and excited with you and build a better world!
Stay up to date on the digital development of the industry and learn more!
Broaden your network, find customers and make partnerships.
Experiment, develop solutions in joint projects and scale up with growth funding.
Share knowledge, tell success stories and claim the title of a forerunner!
Events & workshops
The breakthrough of the construction industry has brought forward many interesting stories – we provide a platform for sharing all of them. Our goal is to lift up industry actors, ease the entire industry’s learning process and share inspiring experiments and success stories. The breakthrough is a chance to turn the entire industry to a better direction.
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WDBE UPDATES // WDBE 2022 Partner - SoftwareONESoftwareONE is a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions, headquartered in Switzerland. SoftwareONE is one of the WDBE 2022 partners. Working Towards a Sustainable Future in...
WDBE UPDATES // WDBE 2022 Partner - Platform of Trust New Ways to Save EnergyPlatform of Trust Oy is a Finnish platform technology company that enhances data flow and utilization. It was founded in 2019 and part of Vastuu Group Oy. Platform of Trust is one of the WDBE...
WDBE UPDATES // WDBE Talks episode 20 released Talking Geospatial Innovation with Shehzan MohammedIn this WDBE Talks podcast interview, he discusses with Aarni Heiskanen the innovations in geospatial technology, game engines, and the value of open standards to the...
WDBE UPDATES // WDBE Talks episode 19 released Talking Construction Transformation with Per-Erik Åstrand How do you successfully digitalize a construction business and gain a competitiveadvantage? Aarni Heiskanen discusses these and other topics on WDBE Talks with...
WDBE UPDATES // WDBE Talks episode 18 released Achim Menges innovates the way we buildAchim Menges is a world-renowned innovator of architecture and construction. He’s Aarni Heiskanen’s guest on WDBE Talks, discussing digital fabrication and the construction...
What are the latest local and global events in digitizing the built environment industry? We share the most exciting news here on our website – tell us about yours and we’ll add it to our calendar! We also welcome events to our Urban3 space, which doubles as a studio and arena for the built environment ecosystem..
Urban3 – the meeting place of our ecosystem at the Maria01 innovation cluster in Helsinki invites the entire industry to innovate, get inspired, share and network together. The space has facilities and equipment to organize events, meetings and workshops, both physically and virtually. The space also doubles as an open testing platform for digital solutions relating to the industry and the Showroom presents digital innovations for the built environment to our stakeholders relating to various themes.