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Aalto Festival — showcasing the many talents of Aalto University.

Each year Aalto Festival celebrates the collisions, experiments, calculations, disruptions, surprises and more happening throughout the month of May at Aalto University.

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This year at Aalto Festival

A listing of some of the many events happening this year.

Lectures and seminars
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Lectures and seminars

Games Now! Ariel Manzur, Co-founder (Godot Engine) "Why Godot Right Now?"

Games Now! is an open lecture series on the dominant topics and emerging trends in games.
U-Create Teaching and Learning Seminar
Lectures and seminars

U-Create Symposium: Teaching Art and Design Across Disciplines

Welcome to the first U-create symposium on transdisciplinarity in art and design. The aim is to share ideas and practices related to art and design pedagogy within the Aalto community.
Aalto Festival 2019 Night at Otaniemi
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HOOK'19 seminar: Towards an ecosystem of the creative fields

Hook is an annual event focusing on the areal and community development of Aalto University’s campus with its collaborators. This year, the theme is creative ecosystems.
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Aalto Festival 2019 runs 8 – 31.5

Opening on the 8th of May, Aalto Festival showcases the many talents of Aalto University including numerous seminars, lectures, exhibitions and parties.

Each year as the weather starts to turn and the sun returns to Finland, the students, faculty and researchers of Aalto University put their hard work on display.  

By the end of May well over 60 total events will happen including our PdP Gala, Sustainability Science Days, the Näytös fashion show and campus and ecosystem of creative fields-focused Hook '19.

Aalto Festival 2019 Night at Otaniemi

HOOK'19 seminar: Towards an ecosystem of the creative fields

Hook is an annual event focusing on the areal and community development of Aalto University’s campus with its collaborators. This year, the theme is creative ecosystems.

Product Design Gala 2019

Come and fall in love with the results of the interdisciplinary Product Development Project teams on 17 May.

Read more
PdP Gala 2018 / Photo: Mikko Raskinen

SUSTAINABILITY SCIENCE DAYS 2019: Mak­ing Use of Sustainability Science

The thematic focus is on sustainable production and consumption, which is the SDG # 12, where Finland’s performance needs to be considerably improved.

Read more
Sustainability Science Days 2019

Demo Day 2019

Demo Day is part of Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC) public outreach program and jointly organized by the Secure Systems Group at Aalto University and the University of Helsinki.

Read more
Henkilöstö viestintäkoulutuksessa / Kuvaaja Aalto-yliopisto, Unto Rautio

Featured Events

These lectures, seminars, exhibitions and parties are part of a celebration of many months of effort.  

Games Now! Ariel Manzur, Co-founder (Godot Engine) "Why Godot Right Now?"

Games Now! is an open lecture series on the dominant topics and emerging trends in games.

GamesNow

U-Create Symposium: Teaching Art and Design Across Disciplines

Welcome to the first U-create symposium on transdisciplinarity in art and design. The aim is to share ideas and practices related to art and design pedagogy within the Aalto community.

U-Create Teaching and Learning Seminar

COMNET 5G IoThon - Be your own mobile operator for 48 hours!

Innovate with Europe's top university-based 5G testing and experimental network at the 48 hour hackathon taking place on May 3-5 in Otaniemi.

Innovate with Europe's top university-based 5G testing and experimental network at the 48 hour hackathon taking place on May 3-5 in Otaniemi.

Energy Breakfast | Take-Off Time for Biofuels: A Sustainable Future for Aviation?

Do biofuels represent the only realistic prospect for decarbonizing aviation? Hear the views of Finnair, Neste, and Aalto University representatives over breakfast.

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Merck Lecture: Prof. Rafal Klajn

This invited lecture, hosted by Aalto Distinguished Professor Olli Ikkala, is entitled: From new dynamically self-assembling materials to chemical reactivities in confined environments

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Sensors at Aalto: Co-innovation and Partnership

Meet colleagues working with sensors at Aalto, other universities, and industry!

Audience listening to a presentation.

NORDES 2019

WHO CARES? 8th biannual Nordic Design Research Society (Nordes) conference
of the Nordic Design Research Society

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Aalto Alumni Impact

How do we reach the UN Sustainability Development Goals? Now you have a chance to create impact and to share your ideas with persons who have impact in the Finnish society and who will inspire you with their challenges 12 June at Aalto University Campus.

Aalto Alumni Impact banneri, kuvat:Unto Rautio ja Mikko Raskinen

Aalto's Näytös show brings high fashion to Finland

Winners of the evening include Idaliina Friman, Erika Hirsimäki, Eetu Kemppainen, Emma Saarnio, Anni Salonen and Eerika Yli-Rahko

Read more about last year's Näytös Fashion Show.
Anni Salonen receiving the Näytös18 Award
<i>Photo © Mikko Raskinen</i>

Future of Aalto University campus

Urban planning and campus development in focus at Hook’18.

Read more last year's Hook Conference
Aalto Festival Hook'18 Kuva: Lasse Lecklin / Aalto-yliopisto
Updated 16.4.2019
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