The new Magazine issue is available online

23. huhtikuu 2018

The Aalto University Magazine issue 22 examines solutions for sustainable development.

Other

  • magazine_22
  • sustainable_development
  • sustainainability
  • Aalto_University_Magazine
  • magazine

Visionary realist

23. huhtikuu 2018

Mika Anttonen, a billionaire who made his fortune by refining oil, spends a lot of time and money in search of alternative energy solutions.

Other

  • magazine_22
  • alumnus_of_the_year
  • Renewable_energy
  • Aalto_University_Magazine
  • alumni
  • magazine
  • energy

Academy of Finland Flagship funding for Aalto University and VTT to develop new biomaterials

18. huhtikuu 2018

Aalto University and VTT will set up a competence center to develop new materials for securing a sustainable future.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • biomaterials
  • sustainainability
  • bioeconomy

Welcoming our new professor of Design Leadership Guy Julier

18. huhtikuu 2018

The School of Arts, Design and Architecture would like to warmly welcome Guy Julier as an incoming professor of Design Leadership.

Other

  • Design_Leadership
  • guy_julier
  • professor

Young people seeking solutions for better future

18. huhtikuu 2018

Millennium Youth Prize is a new technology competition for 14 to 18-year-olds.

Press releases Other

Material Research BA course exhibition

17. huhtikuu 2018

Design students orientated themselves in the features, working methods and aesthetics of different materials through their research projects.

Other

  • exhibition
  • materials_research

'Finland is a great place to start a company'

16. huhtikuu 2018

Tiina Nyman, President of Aaltoes, sees entrepreneurship as an invaluable learning opportunity.

Other

  • aaltoes
  • entrepreneurship

Aalto alumni as Ornamo Prize nominees - Design Day 26.4.

11. huhtikuu 2018

The 2018 nominees for Ornamo are glass artist Renata Jakowleff, interior designer Martti Lukander and fashion designers Anna Mattelmäki and Emilia Kiialainen.

Other

  • Ornamo_Prize
  • Design_Day
  • alumni

Aalto-Tongji co-operation was awarded in open environmental competition

11. huhtikuu 2018

Artists Bao Xiying and Jarmo Suominen from Tongji and Aalto have received 3rd prize at Finnish public art competition in Espoo with their artwork “Light of my life”.

Other

  • Tongji_university
  • art_competition
  • cooperation

Global Radical Relevances Conference 2018

11. huhtikuu 2018

The first Radical Relevances Conference will take place at Aalto University in 25-27 April. The conference themes focus on what is relevant to lived experience.

Other

  • radical_relevances
  • Conference

Open Call for OpenART Biennale 2019

11. huhtikuu 2018

OpenART is Scandinavia’s biggest public art biennial taking place in Örebro, Sweden. It is now calling for professional artists to apply for summer 2019.

Other

  • Sweden
  • biennale
  • openart
  • Open_call

The future of concrete is 3D

10. huhtikuu 2018

Professor Jouni Punkki examines the new possibilities of concrete and makes spectacular sculptures of it.

Science and art

  • sculpture
  • 3D_printing
  • concrete

HAMK and Aalto University to engage in strategic cooperation

10. huhtikuu 2018

Areas of cooperation are pedagogy, education paths and innovation activities.

Cooperation

  • Häme_university_of_applied_sciences
  • HAMK

Aalto University accepts 1 116 applicants for master's studies

6. huhtikuu 2018

The number of applicants increased by 2%.

Studies

  • Master
  • admission_results

Exhibition: Work and Contribution

5. huhtikuu 2018

The exhibition is a display of how we work, individually and collectively.

Other

  • beta_space
  • exhibition

EgoCure at Loikka Festival and XR Encounters coming up

5. huhtikuu 2018

Ego Cure, a VR film and a pilot project by Aalto University’s Virtual Cinema Lab is shown at the Loikka film festival 5–8 April. Also an open networking session XR Encounters is planned to 4 May.

Other

  • XR_encounters
  • egocure
  • VR
  • film

Discuss the future of ARTS

4. huhtikuu 2018

Welcome to the student association TOKYO’s WgoARTS discussion! The theme of the event is Life in Otaniemi.

Other

  • wgo_ARTS
  • tokyo
  • discussion

Zombies, Cyborgs & Chimeras - a presentation by Stelarc & discussion

4. huhtikuu 2018

Join the world-famous performance artist Stelarc’s presentation in Aalto University, followed up by discussion on 12 April.

Other

  • discussion
  • stelarc
  • performance

Lux Helsinki to become the most sustainable light art festival in Europe by 2020?

3. huhtikuu 2018

Students developed a measurement system tailored to light art festivals and a collaboration platform.

Studies Cooperation

  • lux_helsinki
  • student_project
  • customized_business_project
  • sustainability

Gary Marquis continues as Dean of School of Engineering

3. huhtikuu 2018

Dean’s term is five years and starts on 1 July 2018.

Other

  • School_of_engineering
  • dean

Increased number of applicants to Bachelor’s Programmes at Aalto University

29. maaliskuu 2018

The number of first priority applicants increased 14% in the field of Business and Economics and the field of Technology attracted over 12% more first priority applicants.

Studies

Two Jussi Awards for Aalto people

27. maaliskuu 2018

Rauno Ronkainen and Anna Vilppunen recognized with Finland's highest honor in film.

Honored Science and art Other

  • Jussi
  • Awards
  • film

Juuso Tervo wins 2018 Manuel Barkan Memorial Award for art education

26. maaliskuu 2018

Aalto alumnus and postdoctoral researcher recognized for excellence in art education research

  • excellence
  • Manuel_Barkan_Memorial
  • Honored
  • Award

Aalto the first university in Finland to sign Sustainable Development Goals Accord

26. maaliskuu 2018

By signing, Aalto commits to promoting the UN Sustainable Development Goals in its activities.

Cooperation Press releases

  • SDG
  • sustainability

Ceremony week in June culminates in Ceremonial Conferment of Doctoral Degrees in Technology

22. maaliskuu 2018

Celebrations for all Aalto University graduates will be held during the University's Ceremony Week.

Studies Cooperation Other

  • ceremony_week
  • ceremonial_conferment_of_doctoral_degrees
  • conferment
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