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Gamified Cohousing and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences are launching a new innovative mobile application for facility management

14.12.2021 - 15:00

A Finnish start up Gamified Cohousing is renovating abandoned buildings into gamified economies. For this they have developed together with Metropolia’s software engineering students a new innovative mobile application. The application is a Game for facility management, like The Sims but for real!

Gamified Cohousing and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences decided to turn the app development project into an innovation course with 10 study credits. A total of ten 4th year software engineering students signed up for the project. The goal was to develop a gamified co-housing mobile application for the facility management of houses.

“Partnerships between private and public sectors should be harvested more. The aim of this collaboration was to further develop the app and eventually find students who understand the importance of our work, and maybe wish to work with us in the future”, says Gamified Cohousing’s CEO Pedro Aibéo.

“Working with real company cases benefits both the students and companies. Real company cases give students valuable working experience directly with the end users. It also gives companies fresh new ideas and solutions from students. Metropolia’s software engineering students have done a great job in fulfilling the client’s vision and I'm proud of the whole team”, says Senior Lecturer Heini Puuska.

Gamified Cohousing and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences are now ready to present the results in a public event held at Metropolia Myyrmäki Campus.

You are welcome to join us at Metropolia’s Myyrmäki campus on the 16th of December from 16:00 to 17:00 or online at: https://metropolia.zoom.us/j/69407784416

We will provide coffee and snacks so please make sure to register in eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gamified-cohousing-facility-management-app-presentation-tickets-217844046407
Or in Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/311038640878491/

Program:
Short introduction of the collaboration by Senior Lecturer Heini Puuska (5 min)
Short Introduction of the Gamified Cohousing by Pedro Aibéo (5 min)
Presentation of the demo by the students (30 min)
Q&A (10 min)

Location:
Metropolia Myyrmäki Campus
Room Demotila (MMC104)
Leiritie 1, 01600 Vantaa
Or online https://metropolia.zoom.us/j/69407784416

Covid info:
We want to make sure that the event is safe for everyone. Do not come if you have any symptoms of coronavirus. These include for example fever, sore throat, cough and abdominal symptoms. Hand sanitizer is available at the event and remember the safe distances. Thank you for caring and welcome! Audience numbers will be restricted and hygiene practices enhanced to keep customers safe.

Read more: Metropolia's corona guidelines

Further Information:
    
Pedro Aibéo
CEO of  Gamified Cohousing Oy
Tel. +358 458 70 6603
yes [at] gamifiedcohousing.rocks
http://gamifiedcohousing.rocks/  

Heini Puuska
Senior Lecturer, Team Me3
Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Heini.Puuska [at] metropolia.fi