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June

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 […]

31
May

The long wait is over – Alko opens a liquor store in Otaniemi

We have concluded a lease agreement with Alko, and the store with the new concept will open at the Otaniemi Metro Centre in August 2018.

“The store will complement the service network in Espoo, and will also serve as the pick-up point for products sold online,” says Kari Pennanen, Business Director […]

19
May

Fat Lizard Brewing Company to move its production facilities to Otaniemi

Established in 2013, Fat Lizard Brewing Company Oy is the first microbrewery in Espoo with commercial beer production. Having outgrown their production capacity at their present location on the Kivenlahti industrial estate, the brewery found a new home in Otaniemi, Espoo. Last year, the small brewery produced approximately 30,000 […]

28
April

New service providers continue to fill Aalto University’s Metro Centre

Fitness, juice, tasty coffee and a gastropub in Otaniemi – new tenants are signing up for the Otaniemi Metro Centre, which will open in August 2018.

Espresso House, the largest café chain in the Nordic countries, will serve friends of good coffee. Cornerstones of Espresso House include the coffee, the […]

25
April

Nexus selected as winner of Chemist’s Block architectural design competition

The result of the architectural design competition for the development of Otaniemi’s Chemist’s block was announced today. The entry “Nexus” by the Finnish firm Anttinen Oiva Architects was selected as the winner.

The competition jury noted that the winning proposal is subtle and effective, and that it is a distinctive […]

03
February

School as a service awarded in innovation competition

School as a Service (SaaS) operating model, developed together by Aalto University and the City of Espoo, has been awarded in the international Quality Innovation Award competition. SaaS is the award winner in the category of education sector 2016.

The SaaS experimented on the Aalto University campus in Otaniemi has […]

11
January

Mobile application Aalto SPACE expands to Harald Herlin Learning Centre

The Aalto Space mobile application, piloted last August, will expand from the Undergraduate Centre to include the Harald Herlin Learning Centre. The application is an easy and fast way to book working space from seven negotiation rooms and group work facilities within the Learning Centre. You can also still […]

12
December

Harald Herlin Learning Centre received HURRAA! prize

The successfully realised renovation project was awarded a prize by the Espoo city Building Control Committee.

The renovation project of Aalto University’s Harald Herlin Learning Centre has received the HURRAA! prize awarded annually by the Building Control Committee of Espoo.

The building, designed by Alvar Aalto and introduced in 1970 as […]

16
September

New campus app for booking facilities and navigation – benefits for students through Aalto University’s multidisciplinary expertise

Course-based studying at a university can be hectic at times. Feedback given by students reveals that there are not many facilities available for group and project work. At the same time, there is, however, potential for improvement in the utilisation rates of university facilities. With the Aalto Space mobile […]

12
August

School as a service – building a new learning environment

This autumn, Aalto University’s Otaniemi campus will become home to new activities as 350 students from Haukilahti Upper Secondary School start their studies on the campus. The school will interact closely with university students and staff. The idea for the whole new school solution came from an R&D project concerning […]