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Aalto Digi Platform

Aalto Digi Platform

Aalto Digi Platform is an open community for anyone interested in digital technologies. We bring digitalization-related research fields together and foster collaboration between Aalto and society at large. We help arrange community events and organize larger events to spark public discussion and showcase Aalto's research. Additionally, we accept and assess seed funding applications twice a year.

Aalto X Reality Demo by Matti Ahlgren
Visitors viewing Aalto research impact cases.

Event Support Call

Digi Platform sponsors Aalto community events. Discover our guide for applying for event support!

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Event Support Call and Community Event Q & A

Recent activities

AI day Finland 2017 in Dipoli

AI Day 2018

The Artificial Intelligence Day 2018 (AI Day) brings together researchers, companies and the public sector involved in the fast-developing field of AI. The event promotes matchmaking, information sharing and cross-border collaboration.

Aalto X Reality Keynote PiP by Matti Ahlgren

Aalto X Reality

This Digi & Experience after work event gathered XR developers, artists and researchers under one roof.

Digi Research Themes

Digital transformation is revolutionizing industries, economy and society of today and tomorrow.

Digitalization and information and communications technology (ICT) are a key research area in Aalto. This area involves various fields aiming to both develop and understand new technologies. Topics such as digitalization and social media can be profoundly understood only via multidisciplinary viewpoints combining arts, business, science, and technology.

Four multidisciplinary areas showcase Aalto's research related to digital technologies.

Pick a thematic area below or see all digitalization-related research topics.

Junction 2017 – virtual reality

Culture, Society and Living

E-learning, service robots, smart homes and virtual & augmented reality are just a few examples of how new technologies are changing our everyday lives.


Computer and Data Science

Computation and data analysis are at the core of digital technologies.

Digital Disruption of Industry studies how digitalisation changes industry

Engineering and Industry

Robotics and industrial electronics support the digital transformation of industry. Industrial internet and 5G are examples of research areas with industrial applications in Aalto.

Aalto University / picture: Unto Rautio

Business, Economy and Services

Research in this area explores ways of current and future use of business technology and develops new digital products and services.