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