Academic Summit

World changes in November. Aalto University Academic Summit focuses on how universities contribute in creating knowledge societies, job creation and well-being. The symposium features leading scientists and experts from all over the globe. The summit is free of charge. Please join!


Tuesday 18 November at SLUSH and Dipoli Auditorium (Otakaari 24, Espoo)
Theme: From Research to Innovation

  • 08.30–11.00 Opening of the Aalto University Academic Summit together with the official opening of SLUSH, the biggest startup event in the Nordic Countries 
  • 11.30–12.30 "Changing the Game: Academic Entrepreneurship" at SLUSH
  • 14.00–15.30 "The Impact of Science on Human Health" at Dipoli Auditorium 
  • 16.00–17.30 "How to Build Flourishing Innovation Ecosystems?" at Dipoli Auditorium

Wednesday 19 November at Dipoli Auditorium (Otakaari 24, Espoo)
Theme: Co-creating the Next Millennium

  • 09.00–10.30 "From Research to ICT Innovations"
  • 11.00–12.30 "Creating Together"
  • 13.30–17.00 "Addressing Our Global Challenges Through Research and Innovation: Cases Bioeconomy & Sustainable Technologies"

Thursday 20 November, Otaniemi Campus, Espoo

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