“The city as a Lab, but now for real!"

Re-working open innovation environments for inclusive, green and digital transition through emerging technologies


20-23 September 2022 in Turin, Italy

The deadline for paper and workshop submissions has been extended to 22 May 2022!

OpenLivingLab Days (OLLD) is the annual global gathering of Living Labs organized by the European Network of Living Labs. This year, the event will be held in Turin, Italybetween 20-23 SeptemberHosted and co-organised by the City of Turin, CTE NEXT – The House of Emerging Technologies, and Torino City Lab, will the support of the Ministry of Economic Development of Italy and the participation of the European Commission. 

The OLLD offers a space for policy makers, companies, entrepreneurs, academics, Living Lab representatives and innovators to explore, connect and work together. 

What to expect

Talks & discussions

From high level panels to discussions with smaller groups. Our aim is to dive into the most challenging questions

Interactive workshops

Interactive workshops are an essential element of the conference that is characterized by co-creation and hands-on collaboration. These forms of interaction pose an interesting challenge and a great learning opportunity for the participants

Research Sessions

Through the research track, the latest findings from the academic community are presented and discussed with the wider community


Networking, networking and more networking...through various structured and non-structured sessions enabling participants to meet one another and form partnerships

Exhibition booths

A dedicated exhibition area will be taking place during the event, where you can meet and learn more about Living Lab initiatives and projects from all over the globe

Gala Dinner

The gala dinner will be a chance for networking, for giving recognition to those who have marked the Living Lab community with their work in the past year and for celebrating the 15 years of ENoLL

Themes & Tracks

Training on Living Labs Methods & Tools

The Learning Lab Day is a one-day training offered to starter Living Labs and other Living Lab enthusiasts, giving them the opportunity to learn all about the key elements and operations of Living Labs. The Learning Lab Day takes place one day before the OpenLivingLab Days and will be open for subscription for both newcomers and experienced Living Labs with two different targeted programs.

We are also hosting virtual learning sessions. You can enrol in a Spring or Fall course. The online program consists of weekly scheduled sessions to attend as well as assignments in between the weekly sessions to apply the learnings in the various cases brought in by a diverse group of participants and experts. The collaborative platform allows for continuous feedback and interaction.