This book contains a cross-section of work made during the M3-Sedvice SmartSpaces project. Each individual paper stands as an independent text which when taken together describe the ideas, concepts and historical aspects - the subtle change and clarification
of ideas - of the work as a whole.
The papers chosen present various aspects ranging from the positional works through to examples, solutions and the academic and scentific basis underpinning our notion of SmartSpaces.
The following persons have been directly involved either as collaborators or project team members in this work. The project members are: Ian Oliver, Sergey Boldyrev, Sergey Balandin, Samuli Silanto, Vesa Luukkala, Olli Tyrkko, Jurgen Ziegler, Jukka Honkola, Antti Lappetelainen, Pekka Luoma, Hannu Laine, Ronald Brown. Nokia persons who have contributed: Ora Lassila, Deepali Krushraj, Timo Erikson, Risto Suoranta, Petri Liuha, Jarmo Arponen, Joni Jantunen. Externally to Nokia: Seppo Torma, Esko Nuutila, Ilkka Niemela, Heikki Saikkonen from The University of Helsinki, Daniel Jackson and Felix Change from MIT, Boston, Alessanra Tonninieli from University of Bologna.
This work has been partially supported by TEKES through the ICT SHOK DIEM (www.diem.fi) project and the EU Artemis Sofia project. and the FP6 Minami project.