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Looking back at Ceremonial Conferment of Doctoral Degrees in Technology 2022

The 2022 conferment at Aalto University took place on 17 June at Dipoli and it celebrated the doctors who graduated between 1 May 2019 and 30 April 2022. The most prestigious of the academic events was hosted by the School of Chemical Engineering.
A group picture of a new doctor with avec and 2 older doctors
Aalto University / Heli Sorjonen

Honorary doctors in technology 2020-2022

Aalto University declared ten new Honorary Doctors of Science in Technology:

2020 Honorary doctorates of technology were awarded to

  • Professor Maria Luísa Coutinho Gomes de Almeida, University of Lisbon
  • Professor Anjana Devi, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • Professor Antti-Pekka Jauho, Technical University of Denmark
  • Professor Emeritus Juan R. Mosig, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
  • President Tuula Teeri, Kungl. Ingenjörsvetenskapsakademien (IVA)

2022 Honorary doctorates of technology were awarded to

  • Executive Vice President Juha Kostiainen, YIT Group
  • Chief Executive Officer Mårten Mickos, HackerOne
  • Chair of the Board Marjo Miettinen, Ensto Oy
  • Chair of the Strategic Advisory Board Jürgen Mlynek, European Union's Quantum Flagship program
  • Chief Executive Officer Tuomas Tenkanen, Mobidiag Ltd

Click here for further information about the 2020-2022 Honorary doctors.

Conferment banquet speeches

Information about the 2022 Conferment Ceremony at the Schools of Technology

Doctoral hats and flowers

Memories of 2022 Ceremonial Conferment

Videos and photos from the 2022 Ceremonial Conferment in the field of technology at the Aalto University

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Tech conferment 2022_Panel discussion on 16 June

Panel discussions 16 June 2022

Two panel discussions with honorary doctors

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Honorary doctors in technology 2020 - 2022

Aalto University has granted ten Honorary Doctorates of Science in Technology. The new honorary doctors have all made significant impact in science, technology and society.

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