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Shaping a sustainable future – new strategy published

The new strategy was published at the university’s 10th anniversary celebration on 8 January.
University
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Ioncell-materiaalia sinisessä kudotunomaisessa materiaalissa tai kankaassa

Toward a team that is able to achieve its potential

We believe in the promise of teamwork and collaboration. This post provides tips and introduces tools for teachers to utilise in supporting teamwork in project-based courses.
Cooperation, Research & Art, Studies
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Cornerstones for unlocking the potential of a team

Food for thought – rethinking Singapore’s hawker centres

Singapore’s traditional open-air cooked food centres or hawker centres presented a perfect case to be explored jointly by the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and Aalto University.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Student exhibition is on display at the Singapore National Design Centre

Students develop tools for Helsinki to evaluate the impact of design

Aalto University’s Department of Design and the City of Helsinki initiated collaboration last spring to evaluate the impact of the City's design activities. The evaluation represents the first extensive survey of the City’s design projects and the benefits and challenges of those projects.
Cooperation, Studies
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Strategid Co-Design -kurssin opiskelijat tekivät ratkaisuehdotuksia Helsingin kaupungin muotoilutoiminnan vaikuttavuuden arvioimiseksi.

Liquid crystal polymer learns to move and grab objects

Researchers trained material the same way as Pavlov trained dogs.
Research & Art
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Polymer film that bends when light is shone on it

Member of Parliament Veronika Honkasalo’s independence day dress reflects feminism and ecological values

Aalto University FaCT MA student Heidi Karjalainen has designed MP Veronika Honkasalo’s (Left Alliance) dress for the President’s Independence Day Reception 2019.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Veronika Honkasalon puku

Otaniemi, like coming back home

Tauno Voipio, godfather of the Electric Workshop course, believes in learning through doing.
Aalto Magazine, Cooperation
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Alumni Tauno Voipio kuvattuna Otakaari 1 -rakennuksen aulassa. Kuvaaja: Mikko Raskinen.

Metsähovi Radio Observatory is among the recipients of funding from the Weisell Foundation

The Weisell Foundation supports maritime and environmental projects as well as projects related to research and education.
Cooperation
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Aalto University Metsähovi Radio Observatory

Apply to Aalto Thesis Project: City of Espoo - Population growth as a possibility

Aalto Thesis project's application for Master's students has ended. Read more of the City of Espoo's project!
Cooperation, Studies
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Illustration on beige background: two students painting a big yellow lightbulb.

Arts and creativity in stimulating innovation and technologies with a human touch

The know-how on sustainability that Finnish society, educational system, and industries have been long excelling in, is something that the world is eagerly willing to learn from Finland and other Nordic communities.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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E-textile sample by Emmi Pouta

“Cool over cold!” - University of Copenhagen’s reaction to Teaching Lab

A delegation of 23 educators from the University of Copenhagen visited Aalto’s Teaching Lab 1 October to learn about innovation and entrepreneurship in teaching.
Cooperation, University
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23 visitors from University of Copenhagen standing in the stairs of Väre building.

Pekka Töytäri appointed as Professor of Practice of product-service systems sales    

The professorship focusing on sales management is established with donations from the Weisell Foundation, Valmet and Wärtsilä.  
Appointments, Cooperation
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Pekka Töytäri_Tuote-palvelujärjestelmien myynnin työelämäprofessori

Apply to Aalto Thesis project: Population Register Centre – Design System in Digital Public Sector

Aalto Thesis programme’s application period for master’s students has ended for this project. Read more about the Population Register Centre’s project here!
Studies
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Fresh ideas-drupal

Yle aims to recruit top talent from the technology and creative sectors and will join forces with Aalto University to expand their cooperation

Yle and Aalto University have reached an agreement on communicating about jobs, traineeships and exciting career paths for the students of Aalto. The Employer Services Key Customer Package will be valid for one year as a first step. 
Press releases
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YLE-yhteistyö

Collaboration between Aalto University and HUS will create more innovations and new types of expertise

A recently signed contract expands the long-term collaboration between Aalto University and the Helsinki University Hospital (HUS).
Cooperation
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Aalto ja HUS tekevät yhteistyötä muun muassa BioMagissa.

Professor Seppo Ikäheimo is the Espoo Ambassador 2019

According to professor, voluntary compensation becomes a way of contributing to sustainable development in conferences.
University
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Espoo Ambassador 2019 -julkistustilaisuus, kuva Sebastian Pulliainen

From clean energy to personalized medicine – a new book about the power of the university

The Aalto Effect is a tribute to the ambitious and uncompromising work of dozens of researchers.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Aalto Effect book cover / Photo by Mikko Raskinen

Do you want to shape the future of digital education? Host a DigiEduHack!

DigiEduHack brings together people from all over the world for simultaneous 24 hour hackathons, with the aim of developing solutions to pressing challenges in digital education. Join us and bring in your community to solve your biggest digital education challenge.
Cooperation, Research & Art, University
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DigiEduHack 2019 - co-create the future of digital education

How to portray Finland without sauna, Kalevala or a flag?

'Spirit of Finland' mural in St. Petersburg symbolises the close connection between culture and nature
Cooperation
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Spirit of Finland mural in St. Petersburg. Photo: Rustam Kotov_1

Product Design Gala shows prototypes, solutions and team spirit

Accomplishments of the Product Design Project course are on show again in Otaniemi on 17 May. This year we have a training robot for dogs, fishing lure of tomorrow and many others exciting projects.
Studies
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PdP Gala 2019