News & Events

News

New cinema opens its doors to the public

26. February 2015

Kino Sheryl, which has opened in Arabianranta, supports research and study of cinema.

Cooperation, Other

Aalto Start-Up Center business accelerator has created nearly two thousand new jobs

26. February 2015

In 2013 alone the number of new jobs created increased by almost 20 per cent.

Other

Co-operation was discussed at the Bay Area Alumni meet

13. February 2015

A great group of people gathered with different backgrounds, all of them having Aalto in common.

Cooperation

Inaugural Professorial lectures captured on video

9. February 2015

Aalto University's newest professors spoke about the pressing issues in their fields.

Research

People from Aalto to consider the future of mining

9. February 2015

Experts of Outotec, Aalto University's researchers and students will collaboratively unravel future concerns in the mining sector.

Studies, Cooperation, Research

Narrative in Film course open screenings

6. February 2015

Narrative in Film course screenings are a series of ten films, each introduced by a professor or lecturer.

Other

  • open
  • film
  • films
  • movie

Super week for fashion students from Aalto University

2. February 2015

Three collections from Aalto students in the Hyères Fashion Festival final and first prize from Designers’ Nest Award announced on the same week.

Honored

A prize-winning weekend for the Department of Film, Television, and Scenography

2. February 2015

Pietari Peltola was presented with the best cinematography award at the Gothenburg Film Festival, and several ELO staff and alumni won Jussi Awards.

Studies, Honored

Aalto University Endowment portfolio returns 6.3% in 2014

30. January 2015

Purpose of the Aalto University Endowment is to generate additional funding for world-class research and education.

Other

Science Fiction has a role to play in the design of the Internet of Things

30. January 2015

Stories are a useful tool for imagining how, for example, people use new technologies such as those designed for use in smart residential care homes.

Research

  • digi

Design chairs born from Finnish aircraft plywood

29. January 2015

Aalto University students demonstrate their skills at the Stockholm Furniture Fair from 3 to 7 February.

Studies

Three collections from Aalto in the Hyères Fashion Festival final

29. January 2015

Elina Määttänen, Sophie Sälekari and the partnership of Elina Äärelä and Heini-Maria Hynynen have been selected to be among the ten finalists.

Honored

Pack-Age is collaboration between students, teachers and companies

26. January 2015

An interdisciplinary packaging design project course solves companies’ packaging challenges.

Studies, Cooperation

  • pack-age

Helsinki School takes photographers into the world of success

23. January 2015

The Helsinki School photography project is celebrating 20 years of operation and is presenting a broad international programme.

Cooperation, Other

More functional tablet publications are born – thanks to HabLab

9. January 2015

The means to assess the usability of touchscreens has been lacking. As a solution, HapLab has been developed.

Research

  • digi

Aalto University master's programmes open for applications

15. December 2014

The application deadline is 30 January 2015.

Studies

Albert Einstein award presented to cell communication researcher

17. November 2014

The awards ceremony kicked off the Academic Summit at Aalto University.

Honored, Other

Smart fabrics to Brussels

10. November 2014

Smart fabrics such as wearable electronics and e-textiles will be showcased at European Parliament in Brussels 17 -21 November.

Cooperation

Foundation for Aalto University Science and Technology supports Aalto's strategy and operations

6. November 2014

The foundation turned 35, and got a new name.

Other

Make entrepreneurship part of your life at university and beyond

16. October 2014

Students interested in entrepreneurship are well-catered for at Aalto University.

Studies

Aalto University takes sustainable development expertise to China

9. October 2014

The goal is to achieve new partnerships and business activities in China.

Cooperation

Aalto University visibly present at Frankfurt Book Fair

7. October 2014

Teaching innovations, graphic expertise, spatial design, art and literature.

Cooperation

Aalto EE offers executive education in Iran

7. October 2014

First globally accredited Executive MBA programme launched in Iran

Studies, Cooperation

Yrjö Sotamaa receives a Chinese Friendship Award

29. September 2014

Professor Emeritus Yrjö Sotamaa has received today the Chinese Government Friendship Award from the Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai.

Honored

Aalto University appointed three new vice presidents

15. September 2014

The Aalto University Board has appointed three new vice presidents, to commence their work on 1 October 2014.

Other

  • vice_president
  • antti_ahlava
  • eero_eloranta
  • tuija_pulkkinen
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