Olav Thon Foundation grants the 2018 international research award to Academician, Professor Emerita Riitta Hari

17. tammikuu 2018

The researcher prize was awarded due to excellence in brain research.

Honored Science and art

  • riitta_hari
  • Brain_research
  • neuroscience
  • ARTS

Aalto University invests in children and young people - Aalto University Junior is ready for adventure

17. tammikuu 2018

New facilities for child and youth activities opened at Otaniemi campus.

Campus Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • luma
  • aalto_junior

Aalto International Design Business Management programme to be provided for remote students

16. tammikuu 2018

Aalto wants to extend the popular IDBM programme to students at top international universities.

Studies

  • aole
  • blended_learning
  • IDBM

Aalto Design Factory develops new cooperation platform with Volkswagen

15. tammikuu 2018

'The space for digital ideas', the PopUp Markthalle, opened to the public on the 15 January.

Science and art Cooperation

  • wolfsburg
  • markthalle
  • digitalisation
  • design_factory

Largest Finland 100 event in China births continuing cooperation

11. tammikuu 2018

In its gala finale in Shanghai, Sino Finnish 100 Challenge celebrated its competition winners and released news of continuing Finnish–Chinese cooperation.

Cooperation

  • Sino_Finnish
  • finland100

Kirsi Peltonen receives 2018 mathematics prize

10. tammikuu 2018

The Finnish Mathematical Society has awarded the prize to Ms Peltonen for her long-term, innovative and fruitful work to combine mathematics and art.

Honored Science and art

  • mathematical_art
  • art
  • mathematics

The new Design Club scholarship supports young people's ideas

10. tammikuu 2018

The purpose is to promote business opportunities for design and art.

Architecture Speaks discussion brings Peter Zumthor to Finland Jan 17

10. tammikuu 2018

World-famous architects Peter Zumthor and Juhani Pallasmaa will discuss the being and state of architecture.

Aalto University becomes a member of Climate Leadership Coalition

9. tammikuu 2018

The organisation aims at affecting the ability of companies and society to respond to climate change.

Cooperation

  • CLC
  • climate_change
  • sustainability

New biomaterials can solve the challenges of sustainable development

9. tammikuu 2018

Broad-based bio-competence is Finland's success factor for the future.

Science and art

  • DWoC
  • biomaterials
  • sustainability
  • cellulose

Extensive strategic cooperation between Nokia and Aalto University

4. tammikuu 2018

The areas of partnership include artificial intelligence and data networks.

Cooperation

Satellites, eco-art and refrigerator for quantum computers

28. joulukuu 2017

2017 was an amazing year for Aalto's efforts in arts, science and technology.

Science and art

Inclusive reporting tool helps reach new level in client interaction

20. joulukuu 2017

Most promising solution in the Hackathon course is an application designed for services for the disabled by the Apotti & Helsinki-Uusimaa cooperative group.

Studies

  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • Aalto
  • hackathon

Finnish network model for art education doctoral studies has international potential

19. joulukuu 2017

Aalto University coordinated a Finnish art education doctoral studies (FADS) consortium over four years.

Other

Full of life from morning to night

18. joulukuu 2017

An ordinary Tuesday at the Harald Herlin Learning Centre in Otaniemi. We observed the unique atmosphere of the award-winning building.

Campus

Aalto students’ eco-art exhibition opens at Helsinki Airport

18. joulukuu 2017

The exhibition From Nature to Future combines material experimentation and art with surprising results.

Science and art Cooperation

  • sustainainability

Application period for Master’s programmes started

15. joulukuu 2017

Application period for Master’s programmes at Aalto University is 15 December 2017 – 24 January 2018.

Studies

  • application_process
  • application_period
  • Applications

Dean Anna Valtonen receives Ornamo gold medal

13. joulukuu 2017

The award is a recognition of Valtonen's significant influence on the university education in design.

Honored

Prize-winning photographer Maija Tammi looks for new ways to depict sickness in photographic art

12. joulukuu 2017

Doctoral thesis ”Sick Photography. Representations of Sickness in Art Photography” is examined 12th December.

Science and art

Lost in the Wood(s) received ICMA Award of Excellence

11. joulukuu 2017

Lost in the Wood(s), published by Aalto ARTS Books, has won the Award of Excellence given by the International Creative Media ICMA.

Honored Science and art

  • sustainability

Finland 100 video series – visual stories of Game Changers

7. joulukuu 2017

The predecessors of Aalto University have acted as a seedbed for the Game Changers of the Finnish society already since 1850.

Science and art Cooperation Other

  • gamechangers
  • finland100

Health Design 2017 brought together healthcare, design, and technology professionals

7. joulukuu 2017

Design expertise to help in commercialising health technology.

Cooperation

Yrjö Sotamaa receives the Golden Estlander Medal

6. joulukuu 2017

Professor Yrjö Sotamaa from Aalto University has been awarded the Golden Estlander Medal 2017 by Design Forum Finland.

Honored Other

Architect students’ Lähi(ö)tori Exhibition in the Learning Centre

6. joulukuu 2017

The students visioned revitalizing of the Haaga, Malmi and Vuosaari suburban squares. Their exhibition Lähi(ö)tori was seen at the Lähiöfest2017 festival in Teurastamo this autumn.

Design For Government raised interest in the EU Design Days 2017

4. joulukuu 2017

Aalto University’s Design for Government (DfG) course and its outcomes were presented at the EU Design Days on 19–20 September in Brussels.

Other

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