Aalto Startup Center ranked in the top 3 in a global university business accelerator ranking
UBI Global World Benchmark Study ranks Aalto Startup Center in the global top 3 in its 2021-2022 university business accelerator ranking. The great value Aalto Startup Center gives to its client startups and the local ecosystem is noted among the reasons for the accolade.
Espoo, Helsinki and Vantaa start the collection of generators and heating equipment for Ukraine
Cities in the Finnish capital city region start the collection of generators and heating equipment for Ukraine as part of the Generators of Hope campaign launched by the European Parliament and Eurocities.
5 new metro stops open in Espoo on 3 December 2022
The metro extension makes Espoo's innovation community even more accessible. Five new stations and a wealth of opportunities open up to companies, researchers, and residents on the way from Keilaniemi to Kivenlahti. (image: Länsimetro, Kusti Manninen)
Bosch Sensortec expands its’ international reach and opens new offices in Oulu and Espoo, Finland
Bosch Sensortec opens two new offices in Espoo and Oulu. The expansion is aimed at securing the company’s position as a leading provider of microelectromechanical (MEMS) sensors for consumer electronics.
Quantum computer open for researchers in Espoo — quantum computer and supercomputer now connected
VTT's quantum computer has been connected with the supercomputer LUMI. Finland is now the first in Europe to connect a quantum computer with a supercomputer and to offer this kind of hybrid service for researchers.
Espoo is selected among the 3 finalists of European Capital of Innovation Awards 2022
The City of Espoo is selected as one of the three finalists in the European Capital of Innovation competition (iCapital). The place in the final showcases Espoo's readiness to tackle global challenges in cooperation with companies, researchers and residents.