Game Changers – Aalto's impact on society

Game Changers is both a physical and digital timeline, spanning from the 19th century till today and into the future.

Stories about people, events and innovations are visualised on the page, which have derived from the Aalto time and its predecessors. We will also publish videos of Game Changers. The first video introduces Professor Gustaf Komppa, a game changer in chemical industry.

The content is modified over the Finland 100 year and we'd also like to hear your idea to the story. Please, visit Game Changers ( and suggest your story to the timeline by clicking on the 'propose' button. Should you have an anecdote related to an already published story, you can send that the same way.

Game Changers is one of the some twenty Aalto Finland 100 projects (

#aalto  #finland100


More information

Tatu Pohjola
Project Manager, Finland 100
tel. 050 576 0125, [email protected]

  • Published:
  • Updated:
URL copied!

Read more news

Juha Jouhki
Cooperation Published:

Juha Jouhki, Aalto University alumni and experienced investor: “Studying is a process, not a project”

Juha Jouhki's family business supports Aalto because top-level research is key to Finnish companies’ worldwide prestige.
mies katse niitylle päin, selkä kameraan
Research & Art Published:

Ministry of the Interior: One in three Ukrainians wants to stay in Finland while many are uncertain about the future

The results were analysed by doctoral researcher Anastasiya Koptsyukh from the School of Business and visiting researcher Arseniy Svynarenko from the Finnish Youth Research Society
Jukka Mäkelä ja Ilkka Niemelä
Campus, University Published:

Long live the campus! The foundation laying ceremony of Otakaari 2 celebrated the university's new buildings

The foundation of the Otaniemi campus' newest buildings, Otakaari 2A and 2B, was laid on September 29. The new name of the Otakaari 2A building was also revealed at the event
Aalto Digital Creatives ryhmäkuva
Campus, Cooperation Published:

Thirteen new teams onboard the Aalto Digital Creatives pre-incubator program

This autumn’s creative industry pre-incubation started on the 27th of September.