Algorithm can create a bridge between Clinton and Trump supporters

16. February 2017

Twitter case study aims to minimize the controversies.

Science and art Press releases

  • kiran_garimella
  • data_mining
  • algorithm
  • aristides_gionis
  • department_of_computer_science
  • hiit

Smart buildings project develops open IoT interfaces for the needs of building services

15. February 2017

Improving openness will result in interactive systems that make it possible to share data in a seamless manner. Compatibility also makes systems more cost-effective.

An AI application that promotes the well-being of kin carers wins the hackathon

15. February 2017

The application created for the Apotti project will have a great societal impact.

Studies Honored

  • public_services
  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • public_sector
  • Aalto
  • hackathon

Aalto University endowment portfolio returned 6.1% in 2016

14. February 2017

The purpose of the endowment is to generate additional funding for top quality research and education.

Press releases Other

  • endowment

Aalto University and Saab sign a ten-year cooperation agreement

10. February 2017

The aim is to strengthen their cooperation, especially in long-term sensor technology research.

Science and art Cooperation Press releases

  • sensor_technology
  • SAAB
  • cooperation
  • tuula_teeri
  • signal_processing

Ville Rantala receives OP Group Research Foundation’s doctoral dissertation prize

9. February 2017

Rantala studied the effects of social interaction and social networks on decision making in the field of finance.

Honored

  • OP_group
  • dissertation
  • finance

Finland wants to be world’s number one in artificial intelligence

9. February 2017

Samuel Kaski, Professor in Machine Learning, who participated in Prime Minister Sipilä’s panel on artificial intelligence likes the challenge.

Science and art Other

  • data_mining
  • artificial_intelligence
  • machine_learning
  • data_science

Optimising energy consumption with the internet of things

9. February 2017

Aalto University develops intelligent control of energy use in residential and office buildings in association with Finnish industry partners.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

Towards a better world – steAAAm it!

8. February 2017

Nanomaji represents Aalto University in CESAER’s new video campaign for a better world.

Studies Cooperation

HCH secures significant funding for development of life sciences and health technology sector

3. February 2017

The funding will be used to support the creation, growth and internationalisation of businesses within the sector.

Cooperation

Students win innovation competition

3. February 2017

Innovativeness, feasibility, the commercial opportunities of the application and the wide range of use possibilities convinced the judges.

Studies Honored

Yrjö Jahnsson Foundation donates EUR 250 000

3. February 2017

The donation is designated to the field of business and economics.

Cooperation

  • Yrjö_Jahnsson_foundation
  • donations

School as a service awarded in innovation competition

3. February 2017

The operating model developed by Aalto and Espoo won the education category.

Honored

  • Quality_innovation
  • Saas
  • School_as_a_service
  • Espoo

Aalto Start-Up Center has moved to Otaniemi

2. February 2017

Growth entrepreneurs, Aalto University and the entire surrounding society will benefit from the cooperation.

Cooperation

  • start-up_center
  • startup
  • start-up

Election candidates engage in battles also in social media

2. February 2017

An extensive analysis of online material showed that the voter is in danger of being forgotten when candidates have a go at each other.

Press releases Other

  • big_data
  • department_of_computer_science
  • hiit
  • digi

Professor Paula Hohti receives two million euros of ERC funding for research into renaissance fashion and culture

1. February 2017

Experimental processing of materials from fashion history opens up new interpretations of daily life in bygone times.

Honored Science and art Cooperation Other

December-January student application round gathers 3476 applications

31. January 2017

Number of applications falls by 17 percent compared to the previous year, but the number of the European applicants increase.

Studies

  • studies
  • admissions
  • Applications

Aalto and Finland 100 projects' kick-off

27. January 2017

CodeBus Africa and a satellite to space. The Aalto projects showcase knowledge and know-how from the past to present and into the future.

Science and art Cooperation

  • codebus_africa
  • gamechangers
  • finland100

The smart crane and first research topics presented at the Industrial Internet Campus

27. January 2017

Research topics include high precision lifting and user identification.

Cooperation Science and art

  • smart_crane
  • Siemens
  • konecranes
  • industrial_internet

December-January student application round gathers 3476 applications

26. January 2017

Number of applications falls by 17 percent compared to the previous year, but the number of the European applicants increase.

Studies

Aalto students and alumni in the Hyères Fashion and Photography Festival final

26. January 2017

This year Aalto sees three individuals from our community nominated to the finals: Maria Korkeila, alumni Eeva Rönkä and Sofia Okkonen.

Studies Honored Other

Posti to sponsor hall in Otaniemi

25. January 2017

The sponsored hall was opened in the Undergraduate Centre. Posti is a partner of the School of Business.

Cooperation

Record number of employers at Aalto University’s Summer Job Day

23. January 2017

Most employers require applications for summer jobs to be submitted as early as February.

Cooperation

  • corporate_collaboration
  • summer_job
  • internship
  • recruiting

Innovative digital solutions arise through cooperation between students and public sector actors

23. January 2017

Finalists' presentations will be heard at the grand event ‘Finland100 – Digital Superpower’.

Studies

  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • digitalisation
  • Aalto
  • hackathon

From mobile phone designer to ship researcher

23. January 2017

In dealing with the perception of safety on passenger ships, even a lift button plays role, knows Markus Ahola.

Studies Science and art

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