KONE – Partner of the Millennium Technology Prize


KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization.

KONE has been an innovation leader in its industry for years and innovation is an important part of KONE’s organizational culture.  As a Millennium Technology Prize partner, KONE shares the same ambition that The Prize has – creating innovations for a better life.

With 200,000 people moving into cities every day, KONE’s mission is to improve the flow of urban life. KONE brings technology into various aspects of people’s lives to make people’s journeys safe, convenient and reliable, and ultimately, to make cities better places to live in.