Submit your suggestion for Electrical Engineering Alumnus of the Year

The Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering will select its first Alumnus of the Year.

Students and alumni came together at AlumniWeekend -seminar October 2015.

The Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering will select its first Alumnus of the Year. The Alumnus of the Year will be selected by the school's dean, and the selection will be announced on 29 October during the Alumni-Student Weekend 20016 seminar.

The Alumnus of the Year 2016 distinction for the School of Electrical Engineering will be awarded to an alumnus, who has

  • carried out pioneering or excellent work in the field of electrical engineering,
  • increased the visibility of interaction between the school, society and alumni,
  • had an influential role in society,
  • graduated with one of the following degrees; Master of Science (Technology),Licentiate of Science (Technology), Doctor of Science (Technology) or PhD,
  • graduated from either the Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering or the Helsinki University of Technology's Faculty of Electronics, Communications and Automation or Department of Electrical Engineering.

The Alumnus of the Year will hopefully actively participate in various Aalto University events organised for students and alumni.

Suggestions can be submitted by the school's students, departments, independent or service units, staff, alumni, guild or student organisation.
Submit your suggestion for Alumnus of the Year 2016 by filling out this form by 15 September 2016.

Further information on the Alumnus of the Year selection process:
Seppo Saastamoinen
Alumni and Corporate Relations Manager
[email protected]
tel. +358 50 365 3706

Jyri Hämäläinen
Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering
[email protected]
tel. +358 50 316 0975

  • Published:
  • Updated:
URL copied!

Read more news

Picture: Topias Dean / Sitra.
Cooperation Published:

Constructive interaction a key factor in remote teams seeking solutions to societal problems

When remote teams work to solve challenging and complicated problems, the abilities of individuals to verbalise thoughts and to create verbal contact with the thoughts of others get special emphasis. Teams that participate equally built interface surfaces between each other with the help of contemplative statements and open questions.
Cooperation, Research & Art Published:

School of Science researchers now involved in five Centres of Excellence

SCI researchers are partners in three new Centres of Excellence: Life-Inspired Hybrid Materials, Randomness and structures, and Virtual laboratory for molecular level atmospheric transformations.
Students in a laboratory
Cooperation Published:

Collaboration between Aalto University and ABB leads to pioneering innovations in sustainable development

We are developing world-class technologies together as the shipping sector is shifting to using electronic, autonomous and emission-free solutions. We collaborate closely also in technologies related to digital twins for electric drives and 5G solutions for power grids. The driver behind the development is electrification accelerated by the energy transition.
Lisa Schröder
Cooperation Published:

School of Business donor stories: Lisa Schröder

‘May Aalto University remain this forward thinking, empowering and ever evolving institution that I got the privilege to attend!’