HGI Global Open Forum in Malmö

HGI, the global organization for publishing requirements for the digital home, has partnered with Swedish ICT for its latest forum on Smart Home and sustainable city development.

Among the topics to be discussed on 1 October is technology’s role in sustainable city development and the vision for Stockholm Royal Seaport. Also, HGI member TeliaSonera will give its overview of HGI’s achievements in developing Smart Home specifications and how these can be applied for health and energy.


ICT in sustainable city development: the smart home perspective

11:00  Welcome; HGI Chair
11:15  Sustainable Living in Stockholm Royal Seaport: Vision and Challenges
Thomas Bergendorff, The City of Stockholm
11:45  From smart to sustainable cities: the role of ICT in sustainable city development
Markus Bylund, Senior Scientist, SICS Swedish ICT
12:30  Lunch + Demos
14:00  Standards, HGI and the Sustainable City
Bruce Horowitz, TeliaSonera
14:20  Multi-IP operator
Claus Popp Larsen, Project Manager, Acreo Swedish ICT
14:40  IPv6 and low power sensor networks
Joakim Ericsson, Researcher, SICS Swedish ICT
15:00  Case: Home Treatment of Patients with Chronic Respiratory Insufficiency
Örjan Mattsson, Senior Advisor, Acreo Swedish ICT
15:15  Case: Intelligent Energy Services
Joachim Lindborg, CTO, SUST
15:30  Case: Active House
Anton Gustafsson, Researcher, Interactive Institute Swedish ICT
15:45  Break + Demos
16:15 IOT Management for Operators
Magnus Åkerskog, KTC
16:30 An Open Platfo0rm for Innovation
Conny Franzén, Inteno
16:50 European Operator
17:10 Two minute introductions to exhibitors and posters
Bruce Horowitz + Exhibitors
17:45  Wrap up
Duncan Bees, HGI Chair
18:00 Cocktails, exhibition, posters, and mingle (90 min)

The event is free of charge. If you would like to attend this Forum please send an email to contact [at] homegatewayinitiative.org with your name, position, company, and contact details. Registration to the forum is needed. Delegates registered to the Q3 2013 Malmö HGI meeting will be automatically registered to the Forum.

More information about registration for the event (which is called the Forum) on the 1st of Oct

General information about the HGI meeting in Malmö


Tuesday, October 1, 2013,
11:00 to 19:30
Mässgatan 6
Markus Bylund