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Aalto Entrepreneurship Education Week resulted in collaboration between different units in Aalto and export of education methods

The praised Entrepreneurship Education Week organized by Aalto Ventures Program was held at Aalto University Campus form 9th to 12th of December 2019. The event was attended by nearly 50 teachers or staff members from nine countries and 22 different higher education institutes.
Cooperation
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School of Science Diversity and Equality Plan for 2020 published

Equality plan available on our governance page follow-on from discussions from the end of last year
University
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Aerial picture of Otaniemi during the summer

Restaurant services at Aalto University Töölö by Kanresta

The restaurant, Assembly Hall and auditorium will be operated by Kanresta Oy under the name Ravintola Töölö.
Campus, University
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Aalto-yliopisto Töölö juhlasali Kuva: Aki-Pekka Sinikoski

The university's new decade started joyously

Almost 1300 people celebrated the 10-year-old Aalto – take a look at the photos!
University
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Glada studerande i sina collegetröjor i Aalto-universitetets 10-årsevenemang 8.1.2020, bild Kalle Kataila

Timo Viherkenttä appointed as Professor of Practice in Business Law

Timo Viherkenttä, Doctor of Laws and CEO of the State Pension Fund of Finland, has been appointed Professor of Practice at the School of Business’s Department of Accounting as of 1 January 2020.
Appointments
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Kuvassa näkyy Timo Viherkenttä. Kuvan otti Roope Kiviranta Aalto-yliopistosta.

Aalto Summer School 2020: Call for courses and programmes

Aalto Summer School offers summer courses and programmes in an international environment. Otaniemi campus is a destination, which offers all students unforgettable academic experiences. A unified curriculum for the summer period makes it easier for the student to navigate through the course and programme offering.
Studies
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A girl with sunglasses paints a wall at Flow festival site

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

Teaching and learning evaluation exercise, TEE2020

The target of TEE2020 is to make visible and evaluate the achievements in education during the 10 Aalto years.
University
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Crystal flowers Kuva: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto-yliopisto

Virtual avatars, AI and mobile platforms – new inventions designing the future of digital education

DigiEduHack winning teams are from Italy, Spain and Mexico. The winners were chosen by public vote and announced on 2 December 2019 at the Global DigiEduHack Awards
Press releases, University
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DigiEduHack 2019 at Learning Centre Pic: Mikko Raskinen

Ritva Reinikka appointed as Professor of Practice at Helsinki GSE

Helsinki Graduate School of Economics has appointed Ritva Reinikka, D.Phil., to be Professor of Practice. She will be based at Aalto University School of Business. Her three-year professorship will focus on development economics and policy.
Appointments
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Ritva Reinikka, kuvaaja: Heikki Tuuli

School of Business alumnus story: Jesús Manuel Castro Félix

Good communication and continuous learning were the most important takeaways for the MIB alumnus.
Studies
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Kuvassa näkyy Jesús Manuel Castro Félix.

Department Heads of the School of Chemical Engineering have been appointed


The new term begins in 1st of January 2020.
Appointments
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Kemistintie 1 (pienempi). Kuva/Image: Aalto-yliopisto / Mikko Raskinen / Aalto University

Aalto University launches free-for-all online entrepreneurship course 'to make sure no great idea goes unpursued'

Starting Up is co-created by students and the European startup community and is a new contribution to open education by the country that brought Elements of AI to the world
Press releases, Studies, University
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Starting Up Pic: Aalto University

New podcast: Puttonen & Vilkkumaa

The new podcast from the School of Business discusses the idea that better business builds a better society.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa näkyvät Puttonen & Vilkkumaa -podcastin juontajat, professori Vesa Puttonen ja apulaisprofessori Eeva Vilkkumaa.

Strategy preparation process in the final stage

The Board will discuss the strategy next week - check out the material we prepared together!
University
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Ilmakuva Väreestä ja Kauppakorkeakoulusta. Taivas upean punakeltainen. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto / Mika Huisman

Quantum computing and augmented reality – Aalto brings six world changing startups to Slush

The companies were based in Aalto University's research. Each of these companies strives to solve major, global problems.
University
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Slush 2018 Kuva: Mikko Raskinen

Student Union looks for creative ideas for their information channels from Junction

Europe's largest hackathon, Junction, brings together 1500 participants to Aalto University's campus in November.
Campus, University
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Opiskelijat AYY housing Kuva: Pekko Korvuo / AYY

A scientist worthy of several Nobel Prizes

Today there is a lithium battery in almost everyone's pocket. However, there are still many challenges associated with their materials. This is evident to Maarit Karppinen who has collaborated with one of the scientists awarded with the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
Research & Art
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Litiumioniakkuja löytyy melkein jokaisesta taskusta. Kuva: Aleksi Poutanen.

Ville Jokela appointed managing director of Aalto University Campus & Real Estate

Jokela will start in his new role 1 January 2020
Appointments, Campus, Press releases, University
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Aalto-yliopistokiinteistöt ACRE toimitusjohtaja managing director Ville Jokela Kuva: Kalle Kataila

Open position: Assistant Professor in Management Accounting

The School of Business now invites applications for Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Management Accounting.
Research & Art, University
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