KAUTE Foundation supports research and dissemination of economics and technical sciences. The aim of the foundation is to promote the sustainable renewal of Finnish business and society.
KAUTE consistently adheres to its goal of supporting the sustainable renewal of Finnish society. The foundation supports innovative projects with the potential to change the world.
The initiatives and research supported by KAUTE are pragmatic and the ability of researchers to popularize science outside the academic world is valued. KAUTE takes on new roles and gains a reputation as an active conversationalist, experimenter, and disseminator of new ideas.
At the core of KAUTE’s network are other foundations, Finnish universities, companies and grant recipients. Its most important assets are investments and a strong partner network. The Foundation’s operations are transparent and sustainable, whether it is the responsibility of the investment portfolio or the evaluation criteria for grants.
- We will increase the discussion on research in areas supported by the Foundation
- We support the implementation of research by enabling encounters between researchers and those applying research.
- We maintain KAUTE’s position as a leading foundation supporting economics and technical research.
- A modern, influential and resilient foundation.
Strategic themes 2021-23
KAUTE has chosen three broad themes for the strategy period. Themes help to direct our resources. They are reflected in the Foundation’s activities, such as events and the selection of collaborative projects, and help to target the communication resources. The themes are also reflected in the grants awarded by the Foundation.
In the selection of themes, attention has been paid to their scope, they are not disciplinary. By focusing on selected future-oriented themes, KAUTE effectively supports the sustainable renewal of Finnish business and society.
The themes for 2021-2023 are:
- A data-driven future
- Sustainable reconstruction
- A diversifying society