11.01.2021 News

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!

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.

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04.01.2021 News

KAUTE’s grant application is open from 1 to 31 January 2021

Apply for a grant from 1 to 31 January 2021 for research, teaching and studying in the fields of economics and technical sciences. We will host an info event on our Twitter account on 20 January at 10 am, where you can ask questions about the application process.

11.12.2020 News

How is the use of data changing our society?

KAUTE talks x Aalto University webinar dove into the societal impacts of technological development and who are driving these changes in our societies. The speakers highlighted the need for deeper understanding of sustainability and accountability in the use of data and other technologies.

03.12.2020 News

Three views on data economy: what are the threats and possibilities and who carries the responsibility?

In a KAUTE talks interview Eero Korhonen, Head of Strategic Relationships EMEA, Google inc, Meeri Haataja, CEO of AI startup Saidot, and Risto Sarvas, Professor of Practice at Aalto University, share their views on the future of data.

23.11.2020 News

KAUTE talks x Aalto University webinar on Data-driven future

KAUTE talks is a new event concept that brings together researchers to discuss current research and upcoming applications with organisations that apply research results into practice. KAUTE talks is launched with Aalto University in a series of webinars, starting on 9 December 2020 with a focus on our data-driven future!

Tutkijat maailmalle on KAUTE-säätiön, Walter Ahlströmin säätiön ja Liikesivistysrahaston yhteinen kansainvälistymisohjelma. Blogissa ohjelmaan osallistuneet tutkijat kertovat kokemuksistaan kansainvälisessä tutkijavaihdossa.

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03.11.2020 News

Nominate your candidate for the Young Research Entrepreneur of 2020

The Young Research Entrepreneur of the Year is a 5,000 euro award given annually by the KAUTE Foundation’s Academic Entrepreneurship Fund to a researcher who has developed a new research-based business. We are now seeking candidates for the award!

25.06.2020 News

Foundations support the promotion of researcher mobility – spring 2020 Tutkijat maailmalle grant decisions have been made

The corona situation did not hamper applicants’ enthusiasm to participate in the foundations’ joint Tutkijat maailmalle call for grant applications.

08.06.2020 News

KAUTE’s grant decisions have been published – grants in particular for digitalisation and sustainable development research

The foundation’s spring grant decisions also emphasise the continuity of research funding.

18.05.2020 News

The Young Researcher Entrepreneur of the Year is accelerating the transformation of the sawmill industry

Computational engineering researcher and Young Researcher Entrepreneur of the Year 2019, Jere Heikkinen, wants to reform the Finnish sawmill industry with the help of artificial intelligence. Heikkinen’s company, Finnos, develops measurement equipment for log quality control.

04.05.2020 News


The purpose of the KAUTE Foundation’s Foreign Trade Special Fund is to support international exchange studies in business and economics. The fund awards scholarships to students completing a master’s degree at Aalto University. Priority is given to students of the School of Business.  In the spring 2020, the fund will provide grants to cover study… Read more

20.04.2020 News

Free communications trainings for KAUTE’s grant recipients

KAUTE Foundation will organise two virtual trainings in May, one about research pitching and the other about social media. The free trainings will be held in English and are open to KAUTE’s grant recipients.