Knowledge Hub

The Knowledge Hub provides news and analysis on how leaders in the built environment are making our cities resilient through design, technology, policy and finance. World Cities Network aims to deliver knowledge relevant to the real estate community which causes debate and learning.

Mikko Aho on Guggenheim and building high in Helsinki

Mikko Aho on Guggenheim and building high in Helsinki

Watch our latest city leader video interview with Mikko Aho, Director of Planning, City of Helsinki. We interviewed Mikko earlier this month during the week Guggenheim revealed the shortlist of contenders to design a new museum and Helsinki High Rise was announced.

Categories: Meet the experts, Architecture, Design, Living, Helsinki

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Design challenges in Helsinki

Design challenges in Helsinki

Video: Hannu Penttilä, Deputy Mayor of the City of Helsinki, explains the opportunities for using design to help solve some of the challenges in the Finnish capital.

Categories: Governance, Meet the experts, Helsinki

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Timo Tiainen shares advice on how we can drive towards smarter cities

Timo Tiainen shares advice on how we can drive towards smarter cities

Video: At the launch of World Cities Network on the 1st October, Timo Tiainen, head of KONE's design team, explains what are the current challenges in building resilience and gives advice on how drive towards smarter cities.

Categories: Environment, People, Technology, Meet the experts, Helsinki

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