What is the Digi Platform?

The Aalto Digi Platform brings together Aalto's competences in the multidisciplinary area of digitalization. Get to know our activities and learn more about digi-related research in Aalto here.
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Bringing Academia & Industry Closer

The most visible part of this work are our public events, free and open to anyone interested in digital technologies.

Digi breakfasts feature inspiring expert talks, panel discussions, and, of course, networking by a tasty breakfast.

In our matchmaking events, researchers can showcase their work and get to know prospective partners in the industry. 

Explore our upcoming and past events!

Bottom-up Initiatives: Community Events

Digital transformation is related to all schools and research areas in Aalto. We want to help build a research-oriented community of students and scholars that brings together people from all disciplines.

Read more about our continuous event support call.

 

Initiatives we have supported:

Avoin luentosarja: Sosiaalisen median ilmiöt

Aalto Artificial Intelligence Society

Aalto Digital Humanities Pizza Seminar (Get to know Digital Humanities in Aalto)

Brain & Mind Computational Breakfast Seminar

Comnet 5G IoThon 2019

Games Now! Dinners

Hel Tech: Helsinki's Tech Meetup

Helsinki Design Meetup

Young Researchers' Workshop on Machine Learning for Materials Science 2019

 

Seed Funding

Calls for seed funding (up to 30 000 euros) for research groups are open twice a year. Digi Platform board evaluates the applications related to digital technologies.

Past seed funding recipients

Digi Research Themes

This section is under development! If you have any questions about these themes, please contact [email protected]

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

See all digitalization-related research topics or pick a thematic area below:

Junction 2017 – virtual reality
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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.
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Computer and Data Science

Computation and data analysis are at the core of digital technologies.
Digital Disruption of Industry studies how digitalisation changes industry
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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.
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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.

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