News: Archive 2017
“Our motto is to create games that no one has ever imagined”
Growth entrepreneurs, Aalto University and the entire surrounding society will benefit from the cooperation.
Urakkamaailma.fi's new owner is Alma Mediapartners
Yaskawa Electric Corporation has completed a strategic investment in Helsinki-based Teraloop, a startup grid- and utility-scale kinetic energy storage company.
Growth entrepreneurs offered support for creating important contacts and networks.
The mobile health platform company Wellmo announces that it has raised 1.3 million euros in its first round of funding.
The European Commission Joint Research Centre has recently published a Science for Policy report analyzing the innovation ecosystems of Aalto University and Espoo Innovation Garden.
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Utilize Satellite, UAS and Spatial Data to Make Earth More Livable!
On Monday, Aalto Start-Up Center hosted a workshop for researchers by pitching coach Mike Bradshaw.
Stora Enso has chosen six startups to join its Accelerator Programme, a joint startup initiative organised by Stora Enso, Aalto University Developing Entrepreneurship (Aalto ENT) and Vertical Accelerator. One of the startups is Aalto Start-Up Center customer Collective Crunch.
Lean Service Creation Day was held on 14th June in collaboration with Start North, Helsinki Growth Alliance and Futurice at Aalto University Harald Herlin Learning Center. Futurice is one of Aalto Start-Up Center's alumni companies.
Hardware Startup Meetup was organised by Hardware Startup Finland Ry on 20th June at Helsinki Think Company.
A new community space for hundreds of growth companies opening on the Aalto campus
The Otaniemi innovation hub will get a new flagship, as A Grid, one of Europe's largest centres for growth companies opens later this year.
The community space called A Grid to be opened in the former School of Electrical Engineering facilities will gather operators such as growth companies, creative businesses, accelerators and company services under the same roof. It will be a creative community for ambitious start-ups, other companies and entrepreneurs: after the renovation is finished, the building will hold facilities for up to hundreds of operators
"Do you Know how to win in China" was organised by Techcode Finland on 27th June. The event was targeting start-ups and other relatively new businesses which aspire to take their business to the ever fast paced Chinese market.
"In search of team Members" was organised and hosted by Helsinki Growth Alliance and NewCo Helsinki on 28th June, 2017.
We had the opportunity to speak to our alumnus Usetrace and see how they are doing.
It is my last day of Internship at Aalto Start-up Center and I realise that time does fly when you are having a good time. I started my internship in June and here I am writing a farewell message.
Helsinki is a top city for startup workers.
ZenTreasury, the cloud based Treasury Management System (TMS) provider, has announced an undisclosed seed funding.
Satellite data will be harnessed to aid sustainable development.
With satellite data, NASA Europa Challenge finalists predict wildfires and enable people with allergies to analyse pollen dispersion.
The areas of cooperation include healthcare data analytics and artificial intelligence as well as start-up activities.
Supercell has granted EUR 250,000 for Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture.
The kick start of autumn season of Bisnesdates started Friday 24.8. with discussion about the impact of Startups at Aalto Design Factory.
The judges decided to award the first prize to two of the teams: AgroSphere developed by an American team and World Weather developed by a Jordanian team.
Aalto Start- Up Center's season kick-off brunch was the place to be!
CollectiveCrunch, an analytics company that utilizes machine learning to combine technical, climate and geo data for the benefit of industries such as forestry, has closed an EUR 250,000 seed financing round.
Startups today are talking about good company culture, but, how can we achieve it? Samuli Rantala joined us as a keynote speaker at the Wednesday workshop, 20.09.2017, on How culture impact sales, hosted by Aalto Ventures Program.
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The bi-annual Women in Tech Forum in Helsinki brought on stage also European Space Agency Chief Diversity Officer Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta.