Berta Portugal was born in Porto, Portugal. ERAMUS in Tampere made her feel at home. “Why Tampere is the best place to live?” Because it is beautiful, green, organized, clean and safe... Read more
Tampere - The most desirable place to live, according to us Finns
Bright place, Bright people
Born and raised in Kazakhstan, nowadays Yuliya Nesterenko pursues her passions in Tampere. She says that Tampere provides a friendly environment with a lot of opportunities for foreigners. Read more
Rajkumar Sabanadesan moved to Finland from Sri Lanka. "Tampere is a modern city and the region continues to develop as the higher education institutes bring in new flows of people." Read more
Jenni Kallionsivu returned to Finland after living in Estonia for five years. Tampere became her hometown not only for family reasons, but also because of the city's relaxed and straightforward atmosphere. Read more
Kaupinpuistonkatu 28, Tampere http://www.tampereenursa.fi Star observation at Tampere Observatory. Weather has an influence on the event: not organised if raining, cloudy or windy.
Yliopistonkatu 55, Tampere http://www.tampere-talo.fi/paulgilbert Paul Gilbert Masterclass in Tampere-talo.
Hämeenkatu 25, Tampere http://www.tanssiteatterimd.fi/ Loopit is choreographer Tero Saarinen’s 20th anniversary gift to Tampere-based Dance Theatre MD. The intimate and experimental limited-audience piece examines the relationship between a dance performer and an audience while exploring the performance space itself.
Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki https://www.facebook.com/events/332359117164320/ Funding Opportunities 28.3.2017.
Satakunnakatu 18 A, Tampere https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indoor-navigation-hackathon-tampere-tickets-32722493860 We provide you with the necessary tools from HERE and venue map, and a challenge from Varma to start creating your own indoor navigation mobile application during the weekend of 31.3. - 2.4.2017.
Explore the Bright side of life in Finland
Tampere-based Traplight has raised $2.7 million to create games for the Minecraft generation. Traplight is known as the developer of Big Bang Racing, a game that has been downloaded over three million times. The studio aims to use the money to scale up its team and develop new titles focused on player creativity and user generated content. Read more
Mediapolis Accelerator, also known as Mediapolis Kiihdyttämö, begins the first accelerator program designed specifically for startup companies in the media field. The Tampere based Mediapolis Accelerator is created to foster the work of startups so they could be successful quicker and attract investments. Read more
Everybody is talking about virtual reality but how real is it really today? MEDIAPOLIS LIVE will explore the contemporary state of VR due to practitioners from different industrial fields. We will hear and see stories with concrete examples from content creators, tech developers and business people. How much can we really exploit VR reality now? Who are the users of VR? What are the business opportunities? How should different sectors work together? What are lessons learnt for building the future of VR? Read more