Aalto-korkeakoulusäätiö / Aalto University
IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
P.O. box: 11000
Espoo FI-00076 AALTO
Ms Tuula Teeri
The Aalto University strives to change the world through top-quality interdisciplinary research, pioneering education, surpassing traditional boundaries, and renewal. The Aalto University educates responsible, broadminded experts with a comprehensive understanding of complex subjects to act as society's visionaries.
The best connect and succeed at Aalto University, an institution internationally recognized for the impact of its science, art, and learning.
* A passion for exploring boundaries.
* The freedom to be creative and critical.
* The courage to influence and excel.
* The responsibility to care, accept and inspire.
* Founded on high ethics, openness, and equality.
The increasing societal impact of universities creates both challenges and opportunities, which can be summarized as follows:
* Focusing of operations based on quality
* Making use of multidisciplinary expertise and partnerships to develop innovation know-how
* Professionalizing university services and exploitation of information technology
European Commission Annual Work Programmes 2016-2017: commenting the drafts through Finland's National Contact Points and Committee Members, especially the ICT Work Programme
Participation in FET Flagships Graphene and HBP
Participation in EIT KICs: Digital (co-location centre), Raw Materials (co-location centre) and Climate
Prof. Riitta Salmelin / 2013–pres European Commission, Member of President’s Science and Technology Advisory Council (PSTAC)
Prof. Riitta Kosonen, Horizon 2020 Advisory Group for Societal Challenge 6 ‘Europe in a changing world- inclusive, innovative and reflective societies’
Prof. Ahti Salo / 2015-pres European Commission, Member of group of experts of the Directorate General for Research and Innovation, “Strategic Foresight for R&I Policy in Horizon 2020”
100%: 20 50%: 10 25%: 3
total personnel of the university
|No accredited persons|
01/2014 - 12/2014
< 9,999 €
Framework programmes etc.
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