Sharing City Umeå

Sharing City Umeå is a test-bed coordinated by the City of Umeå. Partners include Akademiska hus, Coompanion, Umeå Energi, UPAB, VAKIN, Västerbottens läns landsting, and Umeå universitet.


Check out the film for some glimpses and insights on the efforts, experiences and developments in Sharing City Umeå - interview with Siarhei Manzhynski from Umeå University.

You can access more interviews and films with the participants and partners in Sharing Cities Sweden in the Sharing Cities Sweden - Youtube playlist.


Examples of Sharing Initiatives in Umeå

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Delbar offers an easy way to engage in sharing with friends and close social networks. It can facilitate the local sharing economy.

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Campusparken is a special focus area for the test-bed in Umeå. The aim is to facilitate sharing of space, parks and infrastuture in the context of a growing city.

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Fritidsbanken Umeå allows locals and visitors to loan sports and leisure equipment for free . It also accepts donations of equipment.

Read more information about the Umeå test-bed and check out Swedish test-beds as well. You can follow Sharing City Umeå on Twitter.

Contact info

The contact person for the Umeå Testbed is Philip Näslund. Use the form here to get in touch with him.

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