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Aalto-korkeakoulusäätiö / Aalto University

Identification number in the register: 25901146020-53
Registration date: 14/06/2011 09:58:37

The information on this entity was last modified on: 18/09/2015 13:21:03
The date of the last annual update was: 01/04/2015 08:00:57
Next update due latest on: 01/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Aalto-korkeakoulusäätiö / Aalto University



    Section of registration

IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions

Academic institutions

    Contact details

Otakaari, 1
P.O. box: 11000
Espoo FI-00076 AALTO

(+358) 9 47001

    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Tuula Teeri


    Person in charge of EU relations

Mari Pietikäinen


    Goals / remit


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

  • European
  • global
  • national
  • regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

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”



No actions.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

100%: 20   50%: 10   25%: 3



total personnel of the university

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Culture
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Energy
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Research and Technology

    Membership and affiliation



    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

< 9,999 €

386,000,000 €

349,000,000 €


21,000,000 €

Framework programmes etc.

62,000,000 €

0 €

266,000,000 €

37,000,000 €

0 €

23,000,000 €

14,000,000 €

    Code of conduct

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