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27 results for News, Department of Information and Service Management

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.

How to manage external resources?

Research indicates that at least six factors should be considered.
Research & Art
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Digital Business Master Class attracted 29 students from all over the world to the School of Business

The students praised the course arrangements and the challenging teaching practices.
Studies
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Digital Master Class, summer 2018, students in front of the School of Business

QS Ranking: Aalto places 140th in the world

Aalto is #1 in Finland with regard to relative number of research citations and employer reputation.
Honoured
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students-design-shop-installation

World Challenge 2018 Finals in Finland on 27–30 August – work for a better world

Innovators are invited to develop apps that improve life on earth by utilising satellite data.
Cooperation
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Mathematics and Systems Analysis research

Finding the unknown, D.Sc. Natalie Segercrantz

Doctoral graduate Natalie Segercrantz likens research work to being an explorer. In a laboratory, one can encounter something that has never been witnessed before.
Research & Art
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Doctoral graduate Natalie Segercrantz Aalto University

Dissertation: Mailing letters increased social benefit take-up

Households that received a directed mailing informing them of the guarantee pension program were faster and 50 % more likely to apply for the benefit than households that relied only on public information.
Research & Art
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Professor Otto Toivanen and Professor Hannu Vartiainen to lead Helsinki Graduate School of Economics

The Governing Board of Helsinki GSE has selected Professor Toivanen to be Academic Director and Professor Vartiainen to be Academic Deputy Director.
Appointments
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