UAR Finland

UAR Finland Ltd – for improved road safety.  


Our goal is to offer facilities for inspiring and safe driving experience to drivers of all ages. We encourage people to learn more today, so they will drive more safely, taking the environmental aspects into account. We are closely following the trends in traffic safety and technology and eager to implement supporting applications. Since 1993, more than 400 000 customers have received the training experience, supervised by our highly skilled instructors.

You can read more about us in our website.



TTS Work Efficiency

TTS Work Efficiency Institute is a nationwide development, training and research organisation.


Annually over 100 research and development projects are being carried out and around 10,000 students are being trained in various technical professions. Transport and logistics is our most important field of training.

We work in active cooperation with the companies to meet the requirements of today's business life. We apply versatile learning environments, including being the first in Europe to introduce simulators in passenger and material logistics training. We use the simulators as a research tool in projects for developing solutions for smart mobility for heavy transport.

Together with the above mentioned our research and development activities are focussed on working methods, work safety and functionality. Our research and development work is highly practice oriented and user-centred. TTS is an active partner in international cooperation. TTS has 230 employees and a head office is Rajamäki in Nurmijärvi municipality. 

You can read more about us and our work in our website.



VTT Technical Research Centre


VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is the biggest multitechnological applied research organisation in Northern Europe. VTT provides high-end technology solutions and innovation services. 

From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a substantial range of world class technologies and applied research services thus improving its clients' competitiveness and competence. Through its international scientific and technology network, VTT can produce information, upgrade technology knowledge, create business intelligence and value added to its stakeholders. 



PL 1000,
02044 VTT

Phone: 020 722 111
Fax: 020 722 7001


University of Tampere

The University of Tampere is a culturally-committed higher education institution with the social mission of educating visionaries who understand the world and change it.


The profile of the University of Tampere accentuates the university's multifaceted research and education on society and health.  

In its research, the University addresses the central issues in contemporary society. By providing critical knowledge and education, the university helps people and societies to improve their health and their cultural, social and economic well-being. 

Tampere, the home city of the University is the third biggest city in Finland.


Finnish Road Association

Finnish Road Association is expert on topics regarding roads and traffic.


The association has been working already since 1917. The main goals of the association are to raise awareness about the meaning of roads and traffic businesses and for Finland's competitiveness and wellbeing.

With active collaboration and influencing, the association tries to ensure both funding and intellectual capital of the transportation industry. The association is leading expert of the private road matters in Finland, and it organizes several events which bring people of the transportation industry together.


The office of Finnish Road Association is located at Lassila, Helsinki.

Sentnerikuja 2, 00440 Helsinki
(PL 55, 00441 Helsinki)

Tel. 020 786 1000 (8am-15pm)

Finnish Driving Schools Association

Finnish Driving Schools Association

Finnish Driving Schools Association is a trade association for driving school entrepreneurs. Our main tasks are promoting road safety and building conditions for educating responsible, social and environmental-friendly drivers. 

More information about our work can be read in Finnish from our website at

Phone: (09) 4542 300

The Police University College

The Police University College is the only police academy in Finland with focus on police education, research and developement.

All the new officers in Finland graduate from Police University College in Tampere. In addition to basic & further education, the college offers continuing education for police officers and it also arranges quality-improvement education and other security education. College's applied methods in research and development serve the planning of police operations, domestic safety, and also the education.

Contact information:

PL 123 (Vaajakatu 2),
33721 Tampere

Phone: 0295 480 121
Fax: 0295 411 860

University of Oulu

The University of Oulu is an international science university which creates innovation for the future, well-being, and knowledge through multidisciplinary research and education


Future innovation is about seeking, utilizing and applying new knowledge. The University of Oulu researches people and culture in a changing living environment, as well as opportunities that new technology provides for improving the well-being of people and the environment. The University of Oulu is a multidisciplinary expert in Northerness. 


University of Oulu
Puh. +358 294 48 0000
Fax +358 8 344 084

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences

Metropolia is international and multidisciplinary university, located in the capital area of Finland.


We educate experts on culture, business, healthcare, and technology. We form a community where different people and worlds meet, creating new innovations, knowledge and wellbeing. We are responsible partners in reforming higher education, collaborating with others to find new solutions and to build a better future.

In our center for smarter mobility, we are gathering developers, innovators, and different operators of various organisations to develope and search new solutions & technology for transportation and traffic services. We are looking for brave collaborators, such as service providers, technology businesses, investors and researchers to create smarter mobility with us. Together with users and professionals, through testing we'll find new possibilities.

More info and contacts from this link.

Lapland University of Applied Sciences

Lapland University of Applied Sciences is one of the northernmost universities in Europe.


In developing smarter mobility, we have been a part of prototyping and testing parts of various concepts which have later become new products and service innovations.

In ITS, our university's technology knowledge is specialized in fullstack IoT-solutions, measuring, and 3D-simulations. Digital twins are one of the new key points in our university, while understanding the laws of digital ecosystems. Smart maintenance of roads if also one of our key points. We offer local support and strong know-how on technology and business in developing smarter transportation, both locally and globally.




Lapin ammattikorkeakoulu
Jokiväylä 11C
96300 Rovaniemi


+358 20 798 6000