Author: Ivana Mitrović
Open Living Lab Days (OLLD) 2022 is the annual global gathering of Living Labs organised by the European Network of Living Labs.
This year, the event will be held in Turin, Italy, between 20-23 September. It is hosted and co-organised by the City of Turin, CTE NEXT - The House of Emerging Technologies, and Torino City Lab, with the support of the Ministry of Economic Development of Italy.
The theme of this year is: The City as a Lab, but now for real!
“Re-working open innovation environments for inclusive, green and digital transition through emerging technologies”
What you get from the OLLD22
Spanning on 4 full days of networking and interactive activities, you will benefit from:
A series of insightful keynote speeches from Carlos Moreno, Jeff Cherry, and Gianluca Galetto.
14 hands-on workshops which provide networking opportunities and real value for participants and equip them with solutions that they can apply in their living labs as well. The full list of workshops can be found here.
34 research papers to advance the open innovation and living lab community by discussing together the future of research around 5 main tracks. The full list can be found here.
A series of awards: Veli-Pekka Niitamo Award for the 2 Best research and Practitioners Papers, as well as the Best Public Award.
A dedicated exhibition booth area, where you can meet and learn more about Living Lab initiatives and projects from all over the globe.
A gala dinner to give recognition to those who have marked the Living Lab community with their work in the past year and celebrate the 15 years of ENoLL. Newly certified ENoLL members will be presented with a membership certificate.
The Learning Lab Day 0: a one-day training for newcomers and intermediate learners of living labs, offering lectures and case study presentations connecting theory to practice, as well as panel discussions and hands-on exercises. For more info and registrations to the Learning Lab, visit this link.
3 site visits: on the last day of the conference, participants will have an opportunity to visit different spots in Turin and connect with its innovative landscape.
Did you get excited about the Open Living Lab Days 2022?
Register here soon, as spots are limited!