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Janne Viskari / Digi- ja väestötietovirasto / Aalto-yliopisto / alumni/ Sähkötekniikan korkeakoulu
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Alumnus Janne Viskari: Those with a broad knowledge of many fields will be successful in the future

Janne Viskari, Director General of the Digital and Population Data Services Agency, believes that getting to know different people was one of the most important parts of his studies
Nitin Sawhney standing outdoors with his bike, green grass and trees on the background
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Engaging the social and political in designing technologies

Nitin Sawhney explores the role of human-centered research and design, beyond the traditional boundaries of computer science, in transforming civic action.

The virtual world makes self-development possible

According to a doctoral dissertation, using virtual worlds for learning and self-development require a new understanding of people.
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Bruce Oreck to teach at Aalto University

Oreck will coach students in marketing, developing customer experience, and storytelling.
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The world is changing fast, and education needs to lead, Oreck says. Photo: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto University.

Eero Vaara's article rewarded as best in Organization and Management

The selection process involved the assessment of all articles published in the field globally during the year.
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The world's strongest material is created in Otaniemi

Investment in equipment is speeding up the research and industrial application of graphene.
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Enjoyment motivates people to participate in the sharing economy

Sustainability and enjoyment are at least as important as economic benefits for participating in the sharing economy.
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Collaborative consumption is considered to conserve natural resources and save consumers' money, and a new economy is developing around the sharing of goods and services, explains researcher Juho Hamari. Image courtesy of Sharetribe.

Aalto continues as an HR Excellence in Research organisation

University’s academic faculty HR practices conform to EU’s quality specifications.
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Alex Jung appointed Assistant Professor in Machine Learning

Dr. techn. Alex Jung has been appointed Assistant Professor of the Computer Science Department as of August 1, 2015 for a five year period.
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A massive project pursues for more open information systems

The aim of the bIoTope project, coordinated at the Computer Science Department, is to help citizens to optimize their choices.
Research & Art, Cooperation
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Nearly 300 new graduate students start at School of Science

Computer Science and Engineering was nationally the most popular subject among applicants.
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Freshmen 2014 register.

IEEE GRSS 2015 Education Award to Martti Hallikainen

The GRSS Education Award is one of the Society’s so called Major Awards.
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Temporary year tag and travel card renewal points

This year AYY and HSL points are not located in the library.
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Endowment portfolio returns 5.5% in the first half of 2015

The purpose of the Aalto University endowment is to generate additional funding for world-class research and education.
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Events

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Kaapo Collan ja Aapo Karvonen toteuttavat Aalto-yliopiston 5G-kesäkurssin tehtävää (AR) -lasien hyödyntämisestä tuotannonohjauksessa kesällä 2019.
Lectures and seminars

5G Hack the Mall

Take part in a free facilitated online summer course and learn the basics of 5G, conduct project work with partner companies, or dive into 5G Hackathon challenges!
Group work at Aalto University (photo: Aino Huovio)
Lectures and seminars

Digital Business Master Class (Online)

DBMC Online is a challenge-based online course with a focus on digital technologies as tools for building businesses.
Research group working at Department of Computer Science at Aalto University
Lectures and seminars

Special Course in Computer Science: Human-Centred Research and Design in Crisis

Special Course in Computer Science: Human-Centred Research and Design in Crisis provides a deeper understanding of how human-centred research, design and technological innovations can productively engage the complex challenges emerging in crisis contexts, including natural and man-made disasters, socio-political crises, and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Student at laptop. Photo by Aalto University / Aino Huovio
Lectures and seminars

Kesäbuusti

Kesäbuusti is an online course organized in Finnish by Aalto Ventures Programin. The course consists of 10 online meetings and can be completed as a 3 ECTS or 5 ECTS course
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