Sharing Cities Sweden is developing several types of reports that synthesize activities and findings from different initiatives, including mobile research labs, evaluations workshops and investigations of sharing services and the sharing economy in cities.
Mobile research labs
Mobile research labs bring together a group of researchers and investigators who conduct interviews and site visits together following a structured process.
Mobile Research Lab #1 in Malmö
A mobile research lab was organized in Malmö on 7 March 2018. The purpose of the mobile research lab was to explore sharing services and the developing sharing economy in Malmö. The mobile research lab in Malmö involved a clothes sharing and swapping store, the City of Malmö electric bike sharing initiatives, an organization supported by Malmö University to support start-ups, and a library for sharing books, space and things. Report coming.
Mobile Research Lab #2 in Umeå
A mobile research lab was organized in Umeå on 11-18 April 2018. The purpose of the mobile research lab was to explore sharing services and the developing sharing economy in Umeå. The mobile research lab in Umeå involved a range of organizations working with developing the sharing economy in Umeå. Report coming.
Sharing Cities Sweden is planning to develop a report focusing on the test-beds and scaling, a report focusing on small towns and the sharing economy, and a report focusing on international best practice.