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20 results for News, Lahjoita tulevaisuus, Cooperation

Helsinki becomes the Quantum epicentre

Quantum experts gather this week in Helsinki, to review the progress of European Quantum Technologies and future potential initiatives and programs
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Photo: Mikko Raskinen.

When physician and AI work together, the patient benefits

Doctoral student Iiris Sundin learned in her studies that a machine learning model could make use of a physician's silent knowledge which usually is never written down. This kind of model predicts best how a given patient will react to specific treatment.
Cooperation, Research & Art, Studies
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Iiris Sundin katselee taivaalle Laajalahden lintutornilla

Shaking up Tech brings hundreds of female students together to explore technology

Showcasing technologies ranging from spider silk stretching to VR trips through space and talks from inspiring speakers, the event made it clear that technology is for everyone.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Shakin up Tech, biomimeettinen silkki. Kuva: Mikko Raskinen.

Maria Intscher of the fashion house Vera Wang got excited about wood-based glitter and bacterial cellulose

There is a lot of potential in new material innovations also in fashion. The more you can control the material the better.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Maria Intscher from Vera Wang

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

From space technology to spider silk and the bio-economy – over 2 000 women and girls gather for three different technology events

Technology companies will need more than 53 000 new experts in the next few years. We are holding 'Shaking up Tech' for high school students, 'Girls' Day' for upper comprehensive school students in Heureka, and 'Women in Tech' for technical professionals: three events that highlight the many possibilities in the field of technology and introduce role models.
Cooperation, Press releases
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Kuva: Mikko Raskinen

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

New biomaterials and their market potential are at the centre of interest in the United States

How can bio-based materials be adopted as an alternative to synthetic plastics on an industrial scale? Is it possible for environmentally friendly textile production to be profitable?
Cooperation, University
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New York_June 2019

Funding for four new Academy Research Fellow and 14 Postdoctoral Researcher posts

The funding for the five-year Academy Research Fellow and the three-year Postdoctoral Researcher posts was awarded by the Academy of Finland's Research Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Aalto-yliopiston kemian tekniikan korkeakoulun tutkimusta, kuva Mikko Raskinen

Helsinki GSE recruited expertise in competition economics

Jiekai Zhang, PhD from Toulouse Business School, has been appointed assistant professor in competition economics and empirical industrial organization at the Helsinki Graduate School of Economics. The position is housed at Hanken School of Economics.
Cooperation, Press releases
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Harald Herlin -oppimiskeskus.

Ideas for electricity teaching from Voimala

STEK donated two Voimala learning packages to Aalto Junior.
Cooperation
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STEK ry lahjoitti kaksi Voimala -oppimispakettia Aalto Juniorille

Helsinki Graduate School of Economics gets new professorship in data sciences 

New professorship at the Aalto University School of Business made possible by joint 2.5 million euro donation from the Saastamoinen and Jenny and Antti Wihuri foundations 
Cooperation, Press releases
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Kauppakorkeakoulu

Alumni are getting more involved in Aalto University’s development

A new alumni network board gives alumni a stronger voice in the university.
Cooperation, University
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Alumnit / Photo by Hanna Wikström

Tomorrow's filmmakers supported by Suomi-Filmi Ltd. donation

Suomi-Filmi Ltd. has made a donation to Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture as part of its 100th anniversary celebration.
Cooperation, University
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Suomi-Filmi Oy

Experts of the future think about themes, not employers, when considering their careers

The future of work was discussed at the Appetite for Excellence event.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Kuvassa puhuu johtaja Sari Baldauf, joka oli Appetite for Excellence -tilaisuuden pääpuhuja.

Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence and research groups from Aalto received €1.4M funding from The Future Makers program

Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence and research groups from Aalto received €1.4M funding
Cooperation, Research & Art
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People working

Neste and Aalto University to begin strategic research cooperation to strengthen Finnish competitiveness

Neste and Aalto University to begin strategic research cooperation to strengthen Finnish competitiveness
Cooperation, Press releases, Research & Art
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Aalto-yliopiston ja Nesteen välisen aiesopimuksen allekirjoitus 10.10.2018

Merja Penttilä obtains over 1 million euro funding to synthetic biology from the Wihuri Foundation

Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation has granted on 9 October 2018 funding for the establishment of a Centre for Young Synbio Scientists, a programme led by Professor Merja Penttilä.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Merja Penttilä

Donation funds a supportive doctoral school

A new, motivating and communal path towards a doctoral degree was realised thanks to a donation from the Land and Water Technology Foundation.
Cooperation
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Members of the Water and Development research group from the left: Pekka Kinnunen, Maija Taka, Lauri Ahopelto, Amy Fallon, Olli Varis and Venla Niva. Photo: Nita Vera.

Electrical engineering and automation professorship named Walter Ahlström professorship

Professor Matti Lehtonen will hold the professorship.
Cooperation
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