Furthering the reach of our academic community's own voice.

Ourblogs.aalto.fi site hosts the blogs written by members of Aalto University: faculty, staff and students. Visiting bloggers are invited by Aalto community members.

Our blogs is multilingual: the platform and general instructions will be in English to serve the whole community. However, each blogger and author can freely choose the language in which they publish.

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Featured posts

Chess pieces form a pyramid Alustatalouden faktat ja myytit -podcast with Mårten Mickos

Onko käskyttämisen ja keskitettyjen valtajärjestelmien aika ohi?

Oman näkemyksensä aiheesta antoi hyvishakkereita välittävän HackerOnen toimitusjohtaja Mårten Mickos.

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Verovastuullisuus – edelläkävijyyttä vai höpsötystä?

Verovastuullisuus on noussut yritysten ja sijoittajien agendalle. Mitä se sisältää ja onko se vakavasti otettava asia?

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Ari-Matti Erjansola: A niin kuin Aalto – mielikuvia Aalto-yliopiston logosta

Mitä ajattelemme, kun näemme meille tärkeän yrityksen tai yhteisön logon? Entä mitä tapahtuu, kun tuo symboli yllättäen muuttuu?

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Kirsi LaPointe: One life, many purposes

Although science may never discover the purpose of life, it has discovered the importance of purpose for humans.

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Virtuaalinen hoidonohjaamo tuo helpotusta pitkäaikaissairauksien hoitoon. - Kari Klossner

Aalto-yliopiston vetämä ja Business Finlandin rahoittama innovatiivinen MASSE - hanke ajaa monien terveydenhuollon osapuolien etuja.

Emma-Riikka Myllymäki

Emma-Riikka Myllymäki: Why company reporting needs to be excellent

By producing high-quality reports on their business and sustainability impacts, companies build trust and aid stakeholder decision-making.

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Urs Dierker: Hollywood costume design goes sustainable

The textile treatments and dyes used in stage and film production costumes are often harmful to health and the environment.

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Space-proof protein, pocket rockets, and other stories from ESA BIC Finland

ESA BIC Finland incubates some ten new space startups each year.

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Ivan Vujaklija: Bionic technologies can be the key to greater personal independence

Promoting health technology allows us to increase inclusiveness for people with reduced mobility.

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Engineering science makes ships lighter and more environmentally friendly

With innovative structures and materials, we can reduce cruise ship’s hull weight by 20%.

Blog posts

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Gazelle jumps and games as therapy – the latest from Aalto Startup Center and Innovation Services

Good research ideas turn into a great business in Aalto's incubators and accelerators.

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The future of writing is already here: Port 6 and Flowrite

This time, we're bidding goodbye to touch screens and quintessentially boring work emails with Port 6 and Flowrite.

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Ivan Vujaklija: Bionic technologies can be the key to greater personal independence

Promoting health technology allows us to increase inclusiveness for people with reduced mobility.

Jenni Karjalainen Alustatalouden faktat ja myytit -podcastin äänityksissä.

Voiko alustatyö olla reilua?

Kysymme työministerin erityisavustaja Jenni Karjalaiselta sekä Woltin perustaja Juhani Mykkäseltä, onko alustatyö reilua.

Students of Aalto, Oana from Romania, Master’s Programme in Water and Environmental Engineering 

Hi, I’m Oana - Water and Environmental Engineering master’s student from Romania. This is the story of how I’ve come to call Finland home.

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The most photo worthy spots at Aalto University, in Espoo and Helsinki part 2

Madina and Kasia invite you for a photogenic journey within Helsinki and Espoo for the second time!

Emma-Riikka Myllymäki

Emma-Riikka Myllymäki: Why company reporting needs to be excellent

By producing high-quality reports on their business and sustainability impacts, companies build trust and aid stakeholder decision-making.

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Creating a blog post

Learn the basics of creating your first blog post.

Alustatalouden faktat ja myytit -podcastin äänityksissä William von der Pahlen, Kirsi Lehto ja Robin Gustafsson

Korvataan opetusministeriö Googlella

Alustatalouden faktat ja myytit -podcastin vieraina Opetushallituksen Olli-Pekka Heinonen ja DigiOne-hankkeen vetäjä Kirsi Lehto.

The Curious Case of a Time Travelling Letter

Have you ever received a letter that travelled in time to reach you? If not find out how our squad member got such a letter and what it said

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How to start your own Aalto blog

Easy instructions on how to get going with your own blog at ourblogs.aalto.fi

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