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A team of Aalto students created an extensive ecosystem vision for VR

The aim of the collaboration between VR and ITP was to help VR utilise platforms and ecosystems in their future.
Cooperation, Studies
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Four students standing in front of VR headquarters.

Student teams consulted Orion on the implementation of drone delivery for pharmaceutical products

The project was a collaboration between ITP and Orion which resulted in Finland's first pharmaceutical drone delivery flight.
Cooperation, Studies
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Orion drone delivery

New study reveals what happens when public services and market forces collide

Research shows that when a government agency becomes a state-owned company, responsibilities for decision-making get less clear, and risk-taking and salaries can go up
Press releases
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Muistio vuodelta 1988

The topical theme of the 5th Digitalism Challenge course is Nordic Smart Government

One of the aims of the course is to use digital financial information to meet the objectives specified by the Finnish Government.
Studies
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Digitalism Challenge -kurssin visuaalinen ilme

EURO2022 conference to be hosted by Aalto University

Largest European conference in operations research and management science to be hosted in Otaniemi in July 2022
Research & Art
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Kuva: Tuomas Uusheimo.

Students examined automation possibilities available for financial administration software

Commissioned by Accountor, a set of metrics assessing software automation capabilities were created.
Cooperation, Studies
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Accountorille räätälöidyn opiskelijaprojektin tiimi

Panu Erästö has digitalised studying on basic courses of statistics

Educational videos show how Excel works, freeing up time in the classroom for other things.
Studies
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Yliopistonlehtori Panu Erästö. Kuva: Terhi Ollikainen / Aalto-yliopisto

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

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.

Max Finne: I aim for breakthroughs by developing research on service productivity

Additionally, the Assistant Professor of Information and Service Management continuously strives to grow as a teacher, lecturer and company management trainer.
Research & Art
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Apulaisprofessori Max Finne. Kuva: Jaakko Kahilaniemi / Aalto-yliopisto

Students identified digital tools to support data gathering and analysis at EY

The aim was to gain a better understanding at EY on current data gathering technology trends.
Cooperation, Studies
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EY:n edustajat, opiskelijat ja opiskelijaprojektin ohjaajat

€32 million funding boost for Smart Cities Research in Tallinn & Helsinki

Smart Cities Centre of Excellence to be established as a joint project between Tallinn University of Technology and Aalto University
Cooperation, Press releases
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Image: Mikko Raskinen.

School of Business awarded the Courses of the Year

Selecting the Courses of the Year 2018 started a new tradition, which highlights the high quality and ever developing teaching at the School of Business.
Honoured, Studies
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The photo shows people at the awarding ceremony.

Dissertation: Pursuing returns or supporting a cause? Investors are choosing equity crowdfunding for various reasons

The success of equity crowdfunding campaigns depends on many factors, such as campaign characteristics, the company's ability to leverage its networks and how easily understandable the products are, demonstrates a recent doctoral dissertation.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Käsi näyttämässä jotain tietokoneen näytöltä

Digitalism Challenge course innovated solutions for practical implementation

Helsinki Family Centres, Finnish Tax Administration and Nordea were very satisfied with the applications generated during the course.
Studies
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Hackathon-kurssin finaaliesitykset pidettiin Dipolissa.

HENRY awards Anna Nousiainen for Best HR thesis 2018

Aalto University student investigates the humanizing of workplaces in her thesis work.
Honoured
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Anna Nousiainen

Helsinki Family centres, the Finnish Tax Administration and Nordea join the hackathon course for the digitalisation of services

Nearly 100 students will conceptualise and implement digitalisation projects in the Digitalism Challenge course.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa Kauppakorkeakoulun Professor of Practice Esko Penttinen ja vanhempi yliopiston lehtori Johanna Bragge.

Aalto University has excellent possibilities for multidisciplinary research cooperation

Business representatives interviewed for the article related to strategic investments were informed about the results shortly after the data collection.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Kuvassa Tomi Seppälä, Jari Huikku ja Jouko Karjalainen

A team of students designed a user-centric dashboard for Bank of Finland IT

The ITP project was a part of the Bank of Finland’s IT transition process.
Cooperation, Studies
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Kuvassa kolmihenkinen opiskelijatiimi.

The PSChallenge18 course develops public services at the forefront of the digital transformation

The students are experts in the service needs and lifestyle habits of the digital generation, which is the base for solving challenges in the #PSChallenge18 course.
Studies
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Kuvassa on #PSChallenge18:n banneri.