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Aalto to coordinate three new SRC consortia

Aalto University received EUR 9.2 million or 18 percent of the funding allocated.
Research & Art, University
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Aalto koordinoi kolmea uutta STN-konsortiota, kuva Aino Huovio

Locally-based Haitian social entrepreneurs empower disaster-stricken villagers to rebuild and improve their communities

The Academy of Management Journal has just published a paper titled Collective emotions in institutional creation work, which has been produced at Aalto University School of Business in collaboration with the University of Birmingham. The paper addresses the often overlooked issue of how communities rebuild long after the NGOs have moved onto the next disaster.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Mural for the School of Hope, made from an old U.N. tent

School of Business graduates were invited to celebrate their achievement and to join the alumni community

Organized for the third time, the Masters’ Gala invited the School of Business graduates to celebrate their graduation.
Cooperation
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School of Business Masters' Gala 12.6.2019: participants having conversations with each other at the restaurant Arvo.

Auditing is about teamwork, but just one person can have a significant impact on its success

Recent research shows that the cognitive abilities of the auditor-in-charge affect the quality of the audits prepared by the team.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa näkyy professori Lasse Niemi. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto.

Funding by the Academy of Finland September call totals EUR 20.6 million

Funding was granted by three Academy of Finland Research Councils: Biosciences, Health and the Environment; Culture and Society; Natural Sciences and Engineering

Research & Art
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Photo of electricians' tools. Photo by Aleksi Poutanen.

Aalto’s Economics and Business ranks 79th in NTU ranking

Computer science landed 95th place and four other subjects in technology among top 150
University
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Infografiikkakuva talouden sijoituksesta NTU-rankingissa.

Heavy metal researchers, representatives of the music industry and artists meet for the first time in Otaniemi

The Modern Heavy Metal Conference will consider the authenticity and commercial appeal of the music, artists and culture.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Modern heavy metal conference. Photo: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto University

Join the front-runner research in artificial intelligence – come to the FCAI flagship community event

Have you ever wondered how to harness the power of artificial intelligence to benefit your own research? Do you wish to collaborate and create something new and exciting with top AI researchers? Do you want to know more about the flagship program of Academy of Finland?
Research & Art
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FCAI_get_together_2018_Aalto_SCI_photo_Matti_Ahlgren

During the 2019 Finnish parliamentary election there were more bots on Twitter than expected but their impact was negligible

More than half a million Twitter accounts were analysed for the Master’s thesis.
Research & Art, Studies
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Twitter-botteja, Sippo Rossin gradun kuvitusta

Doctoral and master’s degrees conferred in festive events

Attend the lectures and follow the conferment events online on 13 and 14 June starting at 13.00.
University
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Vuoden 2016 promootion promoottori Matti Kaivola asettaa tohtorinhattua promovoitavan tohtorin päähän. Kuva Mikko Raskinen Aalto-yliopisto

Risto Siilasmaa, who delivered the Jaakko Honko lecture, recommends studying quantum computing and machine learning

The lecture, named after Chancellor Jaakko Honko, brought together more than 300 School of Business alumni to Ekonominaukio 1.
Research & Art
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Risto Siilasmaa piti Jaakko Honko -luennon Kauppakorkeakoululla 6.6.2019. Kuva: Lasse Lecklin / Aalto-yliopisto

Emma-Riikka Myllymäki: High quality reporting improves decision-making

The Assistant Professor of accounting encourages companies to develop their sustainability reporting.
Research & Art
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Emma-Riikka Myllymäki is Assistant Professor of Accounting in the School of Business. Photo: Outi Puukko

Transmission and distribution of electricity is cheaper in Finland than in other Nordic Countries - thanks to incentive regulation

Electricity transmission and distribution tariffs in Finland are below the European average because incentive regulation forces local monopolies to operate efficiently through cost competition.
Research & Art
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The photo shows Professor of Management science Timo Kuosmanen.

Wider introduction of renewable energy is possible also in Finland

The dismantling of obstacles to decentralised energy should continue.
Research & Art
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Ilmakuva Väreestä ja Kauppakorkeakoulusta. Taivas upean punakeltainen. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto / Mika Huisman

Community event greenlights university's cornerstones

The university’s values, purpose and way of working will be presented to the board for discussion in June.
University
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Aalto-yliopiston yhteisötilaisuus strategiasta 21.5.2019, kuva Jaakko Kahilaniemi

A student team created and produced a recruitment video and social media videos for Posti Group

The students were praised for their flexibility and wealth of ideas in the project work.
Cooperation
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Opiskelijat kuvasivat videoita Postille, kuten oli projektin toimeksianto

Increased income reduced prevalence of malaria through agricultural development programme in Uganda

Thanks to improved economic status, families able to buy bed nets also for children and pregnant women
Research & Art
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The icture shows Assistant Professor Yao Pan.

Tomi Viitala: I research subjects that have practical significance and are interesting to various audiences

This Assistant Professor of Tax Law constantly aims for steady improvement, both professionally and as an ultrarunner.
Research & Art
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Vero-oikeuden apulaisprofessori Tomi Viitala Amsterdamissa

Nine new Academy Projects to Aalto

The total funding granted by the Academy of Finland’s Research Council for Biosciences, Health and the Environment and Research Council for Culture and Society is 3.3 million euros.
Research & Art
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Crystal_Flowers_kuvituskuva_Suomen_Akatemian_rahoitusuutiseen_kuva_Mikko_Raskinen

Excellent Bachelor's students were awarded the Ilkka Kontula Foundation scholarships

Personal scholarships are worth 1 000 euros.
Honoured
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Ilkka Kontulan säätiön apurahat jaettiin parhaille kauppatieteiden kandidaattiopiskelijoille.