Aalto Living+ Platform

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Aalto Living+ Platform

The Living+ Platform supports cross-disciplinary research on all aspects of human-centered living environments, a key research area of Aalto University.

We continuously engage with external stakeholders to find opportunities for collaboration and networking between researchers, businesses and municipalities. We provide networks and seed funding for cross-school collaboration within Aalto University. In addition, we organize educational lectures and seminars for students, staff and the public.

Upcoming Events

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Conferences and workshops

Sustainability on the High Seas

New energy solutions for decarbonizing shipping
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Digitally Circular Meetup - 20 November 2019

A networking event to accelerate circular economy by connecting sustainability, digital and business professionals.
Lectures and seminars

Department of Civil Engineering Master's Thesis presentations 25th November 2019

Featuring presentations of master's thesis from the Master's Programme in Building Technology and Master's Programme in Geoengineering
Dissertations

Defence of dissertation in the field of Geoengineering, Quoc Anh Tran, M.Sc. (Tech.)

Title of the doctoral dissertation is: Material Point method: algorithm development and application to landslide modelling
Events by the Living+ Platform

News

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How to develop education proposals - Webinar Series (EIT RawMaterials)

How to develop successful proposals for getting your ideas to learners - the things to think about!
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Call for Projects 2021 - Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
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Call for EIT RawMaterials Projects 2021 is open!

Developing raw materials into a major strength for Europe
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Call for Projects 2021 - Education (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
Urbs-data, workshop at Urban Mill

Research

Supporting new cross-disciplinary research initiatives in the area of human-centered living environments is one of the Living+ Platform’s most crucial tasks. The platform provides multistakeholder networks and seed funding for cross-school collaboration within Aalto University.

Read more about Living+ research support here

Visiting lecturer Akira Minagawa

Education

The Living+ Platform organize educational lectures and seminars in subjects related to human-centered living environments (Living+). Most notable of these is the annual Living+ Forum lecture series, each year investigating a different sub area related to the Living+. The most recent themes were Inclusive Environments (2019) and Mobility (2018).

Read more about the Aalto Living+ Forum here

Keskustelutilaisuus ABE:ssa. Kuvaaja: Petri Kangassalo

Societal Networking

The Living+ Platform engages with external stakeholders to find opportunities for collaboration and networking between researchers, businesses and municipalities. The most recent development is the reconstructed Living+ Hub celebrating its grand opening this fall. It is a place where academia, civil servants and businesses are all welcome to meet and openly discuss concerns related to human-centered living environments.

Read more about the Living+ Hub here

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