Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at the School of Electrical Engineering


Get involved with the ELEC EDI community and events to have an impact on equality, diversity and inclusion.

Upcoming EDI events at ELEC

Featured activities

ELEC Diversity and Inclusivity Fund

The School of Electrical Engineering is funding projects that foster and encourage diversity, inclusivity and equality

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ARTS studio with a close-up on colourful yarns on a loom, image by Mikko Raskinen

Women's Lunch

With these events, the School of Electrical Engineering promotes changing the gender balance in technical fields.

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Panel discussion at the Career event.

Discussions and film screening

During 2023 the ELEC EDI group will organise from two to three EDI events for the whole ELEC community. The events include a film screening and discussions on selected topics. 

Follow ELEC newsletter Sähköisku, departments' newsletters and ELEC EDI pages for more information.

Past activities

Here you can find selected actions from previous ELEC EDI Action plans.

We must not only learn to tolerate our differences. We must welcome them as the richness and diversity which can lead to true intelligence.

Albert Einstein

Upcoming EDI events at Aalto

Aalto SCI Book Club

Aalto SCI Book Club

Join our dynamic book club at Aalto University!
For Aalto community Lectures and seminars

Anti-Racism in Finnish worklife

What is racism and anti-racism, and do we need to focus on definitions? What is the impact of racism and anti-racism, on individuals and organisations? What concrete actions can each individual employee and organisation take?
International Aalto
For Aalto community Information sessions

Making Waves - International Aalto: Past, Present, Future! - 10/10/2023

Internationalisation is in the core mission of Aalto University. Come and join us in this informal event to have an open discussion with Aalto Provost prof. Kristiina Mäkelä and other members of the Aalto Community on the topic of internationalisation, topical issues, and anything else that affects the inclusivity of Aaltonians.
Pride flags
For Aalto community Networking

LGBTIQ+ networking event for personnel

Join a network event for Aalto LGBTIQ+ community members & allies to discuss how to make Aalto a more inclusive community
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