At the forefront of smart shipping

Smart technology solutions for global problems of navigation are being developed in the Turku region. The key to success lies in strong co-operation. How can seafaring, waterways and port operations be made environmentally sounder, safer and more efficient using smart technology solutions and shared data? These questions are studied in a number of companies and … Continued

Top 3D printing conference to be held in Turku, Finland in June

Summer of 2022, June 15th and 16th will see a top conference on 3D printing, ie additive manufacturing in Turku Finland. Hundreds of top names in the industry are expected. The two-day Additive Manufacturing Seminar Days conference brings two subjects to the table. The first day is dedicated to metal additive manufacture and the second to other … Continued

Collaboration in Turku higher education – technology education and research meet the needs of businesses

Tuomas Kantonen, who is doing his Master’s thesis on metal 3D printing, gets to use the latest state-of-the-art equipment thanks to the strong networking and collaboration in technology education and research. The top-level metal printer is opened in protective gear. Tuomas Kantonen, who is doing his Master’s thesis on Additive Manufacturing for the University of … Continued

TechCampus Turku – Funding and project preparations 21.4.2022 klo 13 – 16

How to speed up company growth with financing by Business Finland, the EU and R&D-project cooperation? Tech Campus Turku is organizing an Funding and Project Preparations information session on April 21st from one pm to four. In discussion will be R&D financing possibilities for research institutions and enterprise. The event will offer information on Business … Continued

Presenting a revolution in industry at Tech Turku Week

When a supplier of piping from Raisio got tired of constantly smaller orders and red tape, instead of giving up, PipeCloud was born. The software reads information on piping from CAD drawings and designs the right pieces, connectors and other parts. Each connector gets its own manufacturing instructions that are sent directly to the maker’s … Continued

New webinar series on tomorrow’s sustainable technologies – next webinar on 14 December

The universities in Turku have launched a joint webinar series focusing on technology and sustainable development. Aboa Tech Talks will highlight new technologies and innovative technological research that can offer solutions to the complex global challenges of our time. “Research and innovation in areas such as clean energy, sustainable chemical engineering, renewable materials, bio economy … Continued

Beyond 2030 Challenge – science competition seeks student mentors

Technology Campus Turku seeks higher education students to mentor secondary-level students in their Beyond 2030 Challenge science competition. Beyond 2030 Challenge is a competition that encourages upper secondary and vocational education students to dive into the world of science and technology. The competition takes place in the 2020 autumn term, and its ambitious aim is … Continued

German innovation giant Fraunhofer arrives in Turku

A new research platform has been established by Novia University of Applied Sciences and the Fraunhofer CML. The platform develops intelligent maritime solutions for the needs of the Finnish Maritime Cluster in cooperation with TechCampus Turku and companies in the field. The research platform cooperates with the University of Turku, Åbo Akademi University and Turku … Continued

The Aurum building has been completed on Yliopistonmäki hill

Aurum is the new home of the Faculty of Science and Engineering of Åbo Akademi University and the Department of Chemistry of the University of Turku.  In addition to Åbo Akademi’s facilities, the building will contain teaching and laboratory facilities shared by the universities.  Common laboratories will make collaboration easier and is expected to revive … Continued

Tenth TechTurku Week Goes Virtual 5.-12.3.2021

The TechTurku Week is organised for the tenth time this year The event will be now entirely virtual This time the Week looks at new technologies with a wider perspective than previously The TechTurku Week (known as Turku ICT Week until 2019) was organised for the first time as a three-day event in May 2012. … Continued

TechCampus Turku is built on co-operation

Year 2020 introduced new technology education in Turku and increased the interest in technology. The new framework agreement for technology will increase education and teaching co-operation between universities. Faculty of Technology at the University of Turku is starting on 1 January 2021. A co-operation platform of the City of Turku, four universities and Turku Science … Continued