Join TEK Talks x KAUTE talks webinar on May 5th: Innovation Deficits in Solving Climate Crisis
Welcome to TEK Talks x KAUTE talks webinar “Innovation Deficits in Solving Climate Crisis – Where are the Blue Oceans for Climate Tech in Finland?” on May 5th at 4.30–6 pm.
KAUTE’s Avartajat series introduces new and interesting exploration awards from researchers funded by the Foundation. Series stories provide fresh insights into current and emerging phenomena in commercial and technical sciences.
Energy transition requires well timed investments
KAUTE talks x Aalto University webinar on April 7th 2021 brought together three experts to discuss the goal of building a zero-carbon society and reaching the EU Green Deal. Discussions delved into the societal and economical impacts of decarbonization and energy transition.
3 perspectives on energy transition: How will the EU meet its 2050 emission targets?
In this KAUTE talks interview, Matti Rautkivi, Director of Strategy and Business Development at Wärtsilä, Miika Johansson, Business Unit Lead of Renewable Energy at St1, and Matti Liski, Professor of Economics at Aalto University School of Business, share their thoughts on building a zero-carbon society.
KAUTE talks x Aalto University: Building a zero-carbon society
Aalto University and KAUTE Foundation invite you to an online event on Wednesday 7 April 2021 at 9.00–10.30. The morning is hosted by Professor Matti Liski. Join us for an insightful and inspiring morning!
Postdocs in Companies spring application round is now open
Postdocs in companies program’s spring application round is open from March 1 to April 16, 2021. The program aims to increase the number of postdocs in companies to develop companies’ competences. Currently around 90% of completed PoDoCo projects have ended successfully and the postdoc has been hired to the collaboration company.
Tutkijat maailmalle on KAUTE-säätiön, Walter Ahlströmin säätiön ja Liikesivistysrahaston yhteinen kansainvälistymisohjelma. Blogissa ohjelmaan osallistuneet tutkijat kertovat kokemuksistaan kansainvälisessä tutkijavaihdossa.
Apply for a grant for research abroad
Grant period for “Tutkijat maailmalle” international research exchange program in economics and technical sciences is open from March 1 to April 16 2021. The program is organized by KAUTE Foundation, Walter Ahlström Foundation and Foundation for Economic Education. Apply now!
The Young Researcher Entrepreneurs of 2020 are building Finland’s first quantum computer
The Young Researcher Entrepreneur 2020 award is awarded to quantum physicists Jan Goetz and Kuan Yen Tan. Together with their colleagues Mikko Möttönen and Juha Vartiainen, they have co-founded IQM Quantum Computers, a startup which builds quantum computers using supercomputing qubits. IQM now operates in Munich, Germany and Espoo, Finland, and has partners across Europe.
Everyone from directors to team members can help to create an inclusive organisation
KAUTE talks x Aalto University webinar addressed the importance of diversity and inclusion in organisations. Experts from academia and the business world agreed that while there are challenges in creating an inclusive organisation, accommodating employees with diverse backgrounds is a strategic strength.
The finalists for the Young Researcher Entrepreneur Award 2020
Here are the four finalists for the Young Researcher Entrepreneur 2020 award. The award is granted yearly to an entrepreneur who has created a new research-based business.
3 views on enhancing diversity in organisations – are we biased, lazy or are the barriers structural?
The benefits of diversity and inclusion for businesses are well known. So why are we still struggling with these issues? In a KAUTE talks interview Rebecca Piekkari, Marcus Wallenberg Professor of International Business from Aalto University, Sami Itani, CEO of Adecco Finland and Kristina Sweet, CEO of The Shortcut share their views on the topic.
KAUTE talks x Aalto University: Diversity and inclusion in organisations
KAUTE and Aalto University invite you to a KAUTE talks online event on Tuesday 2 February 2021 at 9.00–10.30 to learn about diversity in organisations. The event is hosted by Marcus Wallenberg Professor Rebecca Piekkari from Aalto University. Join us for an insightful and inspiring morning!