DAILY BRIEF: Film, industry, cross-country digitalisation, and free AI education

October 22, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Finnish film, KONE, MacGregor, Wärtsilä, European ICT Alliance, Reaktor and the University of Helsinki make headlines.

Finland continues teaching AI to the world, for free

October 22, 2020

Reaktor and the University of Helsinki have launched a follow-up to their massively popular open online course on artificial intelligence (AI), offering ordinary people an opportunity to familiarise themselves with algorithms at the core of AI systems.

ICT

Finland and Poland connect for competitiveness

October 21, 2020

The business regions of Southwest Finland and Wrocław and Gdańsk in Poland have agreed to establish the European ICT Alliance to co-operate and create new business opportunities between the areas.

DAILY BRIEF: Marine conservation, coaching, industry, acquisition and connecting the Moon

October 20, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Nokia, Finnish conservation project, Hintsa, Raute, Sanoma and Augumenta make headlines.

NASA picks Nokia to build first cellular network on Moon

October 20, 2020

Technologies from Nokia Bell Labs will be used to build and deploy the first ultra-compact, low-powered and space-hardened end-to-end LTE network on the lunar surface by 2022, paving the way for sustainable human presence on the Moon.

DAILY BRIEF: Finnish education, acquisitions, autonomous driving, magazine award and energy

October 19, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Halton, Unikie, Savosolar, Metsä Board, Hei Schools and Finnish Energy’s Jukka Leskelä make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Films, quantum innovation, funding, e-bikes and attracting talent

October 15, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Films, Greater Helsinki, Wolt, Revonte, Rappta Therapeutics, Sofi Filtration and Finland’s foreign labour policies make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Big deal in China, edtech, maritime simulation, telecom and quantum computing

October 14, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Lindström, Mightifier, Wärtsilä, Nokia and Finnish quantum computing make headlines.

Finland makes advances in quantum computing

October 14, 2020

Greater Helsinki recently being recognised by a global competition for its excellence in quantum technology is yet another example of how Finland is well on its way to fulfilling its promise of becoming a leader in the sector. Numerous innovations and projects here are billed to push quantum computing from laboratories to real-world settings.

DAILY BRIEF: Helsinki hotel, elevators, contactless payment, mobile learning and digital forest twin

October 13, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Ylva, KONE, TietoEVRY, Funzi and VTT make headlines.

VTT creating digital forest twin for European Space Agency

October 13, 2020

A VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland-led consortium has been selected to develop the precursor of a digital forest twin for the European Space Agency (ESA).