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Apulaisprofessori Petra Vokata. Kuva: Lasse Lecklin / Aalto-yliopisto
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Doctor's career path: Assistant Professor Petra Vokata

‘Top conferences in my field were great opportunities for networking and receiving valuable feedback on research.’
Nikolai Denissov at Otaniemi campus photo Matti Ahlgren Aalto University
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By studying software and service engineering, you will learn truly useful skills

Nikolai Denissov jumped out of his comfort zone, moved to Finland to study software engineering, and now he wants to stay for good

Shaking Up Tech returns, this time as a virtual open event

This year, the event that encourages young women’s interest in the field of technology is online due to covid-19. The event is open to all upper-secondary school students.
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Kuva: LUT-yliopisto.

On 8 October, 17-year-old Asa-Marie Kultima assumes the role of Aalto University President in the Girls Takeover campaign

At the beginning of October, the ‘Super Week’ for girls, young people and technology will also host a Shaking up Tech event open to all and select the winner of the youth innovation competition.
Press releases, University
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Asa-Marie Kultima, Aalto-yliopiston rehtorin tehtävän 8.10. valtaava lukiolaistyttö Rovaniemeltä kuvattuna kaupunkinäkymässä. Kuva Aaro Keipi

The German Society of Material Science awards Professor Mady Elbahri the DGM prize of 2020

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e.V. (DGM) has recognized Professor Mady Elbahri at the School of Chemical Engineering, for his outstanding scientific achievements in the field of Nanoscience and nanotechnology.
Honoured, Research & Art
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Professor Mady Elbahri

UNITE! students participated in Aalto University Summer School virtual exchange course

As a pilot for developing short-term mobility Aalto University Summer School opened up its curriculum for UNITE! students. Ten UNITE! students participated in the Digital Business Master Class (6 ECTS) summer course. Engineering students across Europe were keen to complement their degree studies with business knowledge, and the course spots filled quickly. 
Incidents, Studies
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Students participate in virtual teamwork

Maarit Käpylä turned her childhood hobbies into a living

As a child, Maarit Käpylä was interested in the stars and coding, and now she researches the activity of the sun, which could not be done without computer science
Research & Art
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Nainen seisoo ja katsoo sivulle hymyillen kädet puuskassa. Hänellä on päällään musta paita ja sininen huivi ja aurinko värjää taustaa vaaleaksi.

Aalto CEMS MIM Programme ranked at second in a five-year cumulative evaluation

Our support services, business communications skills and business projects scored very well.
Studies
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The picture shows CEMS students.

Students at Aalto University’s Mikkeli unit diagnosed with coronavirus

First- and second-year students of the bachelor’s programme in Mikkeli will shift to distance education for two weeks.
University
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Laboratoriotarvike.

Occupying Zoom

Students from the Department of Media took their creative freedom to the limits and showed an example in occupying the space online.
Studies
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UMAD

Will the news anchor of the future be an artificial person?

ITP students developed a concept of an artificial person for Yle.
Studies
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Aalto University / students at Aalto University / Unto Rautio

Doctor’s career path: CEO Sami Itani

‘Doctoral studies consist of team-based project work in which you can act as your own project manager.’
Research & Art
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KTT Sami Itani

What can we learn from the pandemic?

Aalto University's studio discussion focused on what the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us about the importance of the environment for health and wellbeing.
Research & Art, Studies
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kaksi naista istuu punaisilla tuoleilla studiossa keskustelemassa, taustalla musta verho ja keltainen lattia

Aalto BIZ Teacher of the Year 2020

Finance Assistant Professor Peter Nyberg has been nominated as the Aalto BIZ Teacher of the Year 2020.
Honoured, Research & Art
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Assistant Professor Peter Nyberg, McKinsey Teacher of the Year 2020.

Events

Event highlights of Aalto 

MLCS
Lectures and seminars (recurring)

Machine Learning Coffee Seminar (MLCS)

Machine Learning Coffee Seminars are weekly seminars organized by Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI) and are held jointly by the Aalto University and the University of Helsinki.
Kuva: Aki-Pekka Sinikoski.
Lectures and seminars (recurring)

Internet Forum – Public lecture series online: The future of technology and Finland

Technology is changing the world more radically than ever before. Join Internet Forum public lectures to hear top experts discuss the topic on online lectures!
Aalto EE kuvitus
Lectures and seminars

Aalto University Executive Education webinars

Aalto University Executive Education organizes open events, webinars, and program info sessions on a regular basis.
Electricity by Tjflex2 on flickr
Lectures and seminars

Combining commercial & academic approaches for modelling the energy transition

Energy Modelling Series | Seminar 5 | Using the AFRY BID3 model in academia: Case studies & outlook
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