Students planned a rooftop sauna in the center of London

20. marraskuu 2017

A Finnish sauna has opened in the heart of London, shimmering on evening light on the banks of the River Thames. Sauna is the result of Aalto University's and Southbank Centre's co-operation project.

Art of Research conference 2017 focuses on artist-researcher as catalyst

20. marraskuu 2017

Aalto University is organizing the sixth Art of Research conference November 29-30 by theme “Catalyses, interventions and transformations”.

Now you can take the Metro to Otaniemi

18. marraskuu 2017

The Metro line provides Aalto University with even better links to the rest of the capital region.

Campus

Slush builds on volunteer strength

16. marraskuu 2017

More than 2000 volunteers will once again take part in organising Slush, the world-famous startup event. Students Johannes Tervo and Niklas Jalonen tell us why they are excited to be on board.

Cooperation Other

  • Startups
  • aaltoes
  • Slush

Department of Design well established in the Global Grad Show in Dubai

15. marraskuu 2017

Four projects from the Department of Design have been curated to be exhibited at the Global Grad Show 13-18 November 2017 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.

Kela's new maternity package is designed by Robert Lönnqvist

15. marraskuu 2017

New look for the 2018 edition of the Finnish maternity package is Day Dream, designed by Aalto University Master's student Robert Lönnqvist. The maternity package will turn 80 years next year and is given out by Kela.

Nordic student team Eco Art 2 won the Nordic City Challenge 2017

14. marraskuu 2017

The Polku takes people on a journey through nodes of meeting places manifesting the history and existing seeds of community in the area.

Honored Cooperation

Professor Masood Masoodian asked tricky things already as a child

10. marraskuu 2017

A good researcher has tunnel vision sensible for details, visual design expert says.

Science and art

  • tenured_professors
  • installation_lectures

Dipoli - a living room for everyone

8. marraskuu 2017

The building’s third life is as the main building of Aalto University. Welcome to visit!

Campus

Cleaning Water with Nanomaji honoured as best video in campaign

8. marraskuu 2017

The campaign aimed at showcasing how the higher education, research and innovation can be used to realise dreams and make the world a better place.

Honored

Three public sector organisations take part in Hackathon course

2. marraskuu 2017

130 students will conceptualise and implement digitalisation projects.

Studies

  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • Aalto
  • hackathon

ETH Zurich's Dietmar Eberle on campus (Recap)

1. marraskuu 2017

A visit to Aalto University by Dietmar Eberle, Professor at ETH Zurich Department of Architecture.

Aalto's Degree Programme in Fashion ranked fifth best in the world

31. lokakuu 2017

Aalto University made it to top five for the second time in fashion schools’ global listing, run by the Business of Fashion (BoF) website.

Other

  • BoF
  • fashion
  • Ranking

Develop your green business idea in the Greenhouse programme

31. lokakuu 2017

Applications for the Greenhouse climate entrepreneurship programme are open. The programme offers business coaching and a strong European network.

Other

  • Climate-KIC
  • climate_change
  • entrepreneurship

ProDE game opens the way to the world of directed evolution

30. lokakuu 2017

Master’s students Lassi Vapaakallio and Laura Laakso constructed a game about last year's Millenium Technology Prize winner Frances Arnold’s directed evolution technology. The game was commissioned and funded by TAF, Technology Academy Finland.

Science and art Cooperation

  • ProDE
  • directed_evolution
  • game

Director Aku Louhimies studies the practices of film directing

27. lokakuu 2017

The new film version of the novel The Unknown Soldier has its premiere last week. For the film's director Aku Louhimies, the film also serves as a research subject at Aalto University.

Science and art

Finland's largest career fair in the ICT field is coming

25. lokakuu 2017

More than 100 exhibitors participate in TalentIT 2017.

Cooperation Press releases

  • TalentIT_2017
  • TalentIT
  • recruiting

Riitta Silvennoinen appointed Chief Human Resources Officer

25. lokakuu 2017

Silvennoinen will start at Aalto in February.

Press releases

  • CHRO
  • Riitta_Silvennoinen

​Günther H. Filz appointed Associate Professor of Structures and Architecture

24. lokakuu 2017

Filz´s research and teaching is oriented trans‐ and interdisciplinary, and centers on the intersection of architecture, structure and geometry.

Science and art

Aalto University implements the art percent principle: Dipoli's new art collection

24. lokakuu 2017

The artists of the works are Aalto University alumni and represent numerous different fields of art.

Press releases

  • art_percentage
  • Radical_Nature
  • campus
  • art
  • alumni
  • Dipoli

Kokoon nominated as Wood Award candidate

23. lokakuu 2017

The Kokoon house of Aalto University students is among the 15 Wood Award 2017 nominees. The house provides a compact solution for the challenges of temporary accommodation.

Honored

Aalto finishes 90th in Times Higher Education (THE) Computer Science ranking

17. lokakuu 2017

Our engineering and technology field is also among the world's top 100, with its 99th place finish.

Other

  • THE_ranking
  • Ranking

Sari Baldauf and Karel Ch. A. M. Luyben to Aalto University Board

17. lokakuu 2017

New members bring strong competencies in international leadership.

Other

  • board
  • board_member

Finnish design that conquered Burning Man can be utilised even in human settlements in Mars

17. lokakuu 2017

The Cosmic Egg was built to the Nevada desert with the help of more than fifty volunteers.

Cooperation Science and art Studies

  • Spacetechnology
  • Burning_Man
  • satellites

Creative and smart digital services for public sector organisations developed at PSHACK100 course

17. lokakuu 2017

Students are expected to bring forward innovations to support a client-centred approach.

Studies

  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • digitalisation
  • Aalto
  • hackathon
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