Teosto teams up with Nordic colleagues in R&D

June 19, 2017

The three Nordic collective rights management organisations Teosto, Koda and TONO have formed a company called Polaris Nordic.

Finnish demo plant turns CO2 into fuel

June 12, 2017

Soletair demo plant, developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), produces renewable fuels and chemicals using carbon dioxide.

Aalto University’s traffic systems boost intelligence

June 6, 2017

Aalto University is to receive funding from the Henry Ford Foundation over a four-year period for a research project into intelligent traffic systems.

VTT speeds up production with new tools

May 18, 2017

The SEMTEC project, led by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, has developed faster, more accurate and agile computation tools and methods.

Finland is fit on Fitbit

May 16, 2017

Global health and fitness wearables company Fitbit has analysed millions of users around the world, and Finland is in the top 10.

Wellmo aims for growth in key markets

April 21, 2017

Finnish health tech company Wellmo landed 1.3 million euros in a recent funding round, which will boost its global expansion efforts.

Helsinki professor goes on with quantum theory

April 12, 2017

The University of Helsinki academy professor Antti Kupiainen has received a 2.5 million-euro ERC Advanced Grant.

Society

FootBalance wants to make your step lighter

April 12, 2017

A unique concept has allowed Finnish company FootBalance to swiftly take the global insoles market by storm.

New Aalto development projects in East Africa

April 4, 2017

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland has granted funding for Aalto University projects that aim to develop energy efficient and problem-based learning.

Spectral Engines wins an EU innovation prize

March 22, 2017

Finnish startup Spectral Engines has won 800 000 euros in prize money at the European Commission Horizon 2020 competition.

VTT to reduce food loss with stand-up pouches

March 15, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed bio-based stand-up pouches from renewable raw materials and nanocellulose.