BC Platforms joins fight against cancer

February 13, 2017

BC Platforms, a provider of genomic data management solutions, has partnered with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Hospital in the United States.

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Auntie smoothens the curves of life

February 13, 2017

We all go through a crisis every now and then, be it big or small. Finnish healthtech service Auntie wants to help tackle life’s issues before they grow too big.

Aalto and Saab to spend a decade together

February 10, 2017

Aalto University and Saab have signed an agreement for a 10-year programme, which aims to strengthen their research cooperation.

Finnish professor wins German science award

February 10, 2017

Professor Bjarne Udd has been honoured with the German Duchenne-Erb-Preis science award for his extensive research into neuromuscular diseases.

VTT wearable sensor guides visually impaired

January 10, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sensor device for the visually impaired that enables them to sense their environment and move around in a safer manner.

VTT maps the road for smart cities

December 20, 2016

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and CIB experts have drawn up a roadmap for the development and future of smart cities.

Two Finnish professors granted EUR 2 million each

December 19, 2016

Professor Anna-Liisa Laine has received the European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant of two million euros, while professor Robin Ras was granted nearly the same amount by the ERC for his research into non-wetting surfaces.

VTT measures shopper’s intentions in-store

December 1, 2016

Finnish research centre VTT’s patent pending solution provides information on shopper behaviour that can be used to boost sales performance.

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GreenEnergy Finland to deliver power to Egypt

November 30, 2016

GreenEnergy Finland (GEF) will deliver a photovoltaic (PV) plant to Egyptian Technical Projects Company (TEPCO). The contract is valued at about a million euros.

​VTT creates world’s first hyperspectral iPhone camera

November 25, 2016

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has converted an iPhone camera into a new kind of optical sensor.

Altair/Sony to develop IoT tech in Oulu

November 17, 2016

Altair/Sony is to open an R&D site to develop core LTE IoT technology in Oulu, where the company believes it will find suitable talent and working culture.