VTT and Aalto fibre technologies win EU award

October 12, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Aalto University’s new fibre production technologies have won the CO2 Reduction category at the European Commission’s RegioStars Awards.

Finnish brands win awards around Europe

September 27, 2018

It has been a good week for Finnish companies Virta, Fingrid and Canatu, with all three bagging awards at the CHARGE Awards or Automotive Brand Contest.

Finnish research cooks up ingredients for success

September 13, 2018

VTT Research Centre of Finland is co-operating on new innovations in the food industry and 3D printing, and compares very well in terms of funding from the world’s largest research funding programme.

Finnish researchers part of Gruber-winning space project

August 20, 2018

Finnish researchers are among the recipients of the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize for their work on the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Planck satellite that has shed more light on the Universe.

Finnish universities among world’s best in research

August 13, 2018

The Na­tional Taiwan Uni­versity (NTU) Ranking, an annual survey of the scientific research pursuits of the world’s top universities, features eight Finnish universities.

World’s first all-optical calculator built at Aalto

August 2, 2018

An interdisciplinary team of researchers at Aalto University has taken a pivotal step in the journey towards optical computing by becoming the first in the world to demonstrate nanoscale all-optical logic circuits.

Helsinki Wildfoods has a taste for the wilderness

July 30, 2018

Even the most mundane of weeds can be used for delicious and healthy treats – and Helsinki Wildfoods wants the whole world to jump on the bandwagon.

VTT develops fully bio-based plastic replacement

July 6, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a thermally formable and biodegradable material that can be used for industrial applications, such as furniture.

Finnish innovation recognised by Frost & Sullivan

June 18, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland’s hyperspectral imaging technology has seen Frost & Sullivan rank it a “company to watch”.

VibeCatch boosts productivity in the Netherlands

June 8, 2018

The Finnish employee engagement service VibeCatch is launching in the Netherlands following success in the Nordics.

Hintsa locks in EUR 6.8 million in funding

June 6, 2018

Finnish performance and wellbeing services provider Hintsa Performance has closed a 6.8 million-euro funding round led by OP Insurance, Pontos Group and Ilmarinen.