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Profile of registrant

Aalto-korkeakoulusäätiö / Aalto University

Identification number in the register: 25901146020-53
Registration date: 14/06/11 09:58:37

The information on this organisation was last modified on 20/05/14 11:19:08
The date of the last annual update was 20/05/14 11:19:08

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Aalto-korkeakoulusäätiö / Aalto University
Acronym: AALTO
Legal status: foundation
Website address:


Section: IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
and more precisely: Academic institutions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Tuula Teeri
Position: President

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mari Pietikäinen
Position: päällikkö

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1 Otakaari 
P.O. box: 11000
Espoo FI-00076 AALTO
Telephone number: (+358) 9 47001
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Mission

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
* Internationalization
* Autonomy
* Professionalizing university services and exploitation of information technology
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5000
Complementary information: total personnel of the university

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

No actions.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Culture
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Energy
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Research and Technology


Total number of members that are natural persons: 5,000
Number of member organisations: 0
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 418,000,000
of which public financing: 367,000,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 20,000,000
- from national sources: 72,000,000
- from local/regional sources: 0
state funding : 275,000,000
from other sources: 51,000,000
- donations: 0
- contributions from members:
other sources : 29,000,000
business : 22,000,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year:
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.