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06/11/19

The University of Vaasa's digital economy research secures top women of digital industry as mentors – new advisory board kicks off

The University of Vaasa and its Digital Economy research platform are about to get support for developing their research and operations from influencers of business and society. Digital industry leaders from different business fields have been invited to the new advisory board of the Digital Economy research platform. The members of the board are Chief Digital Officer Anni Ronkainen from Kesko, Director, EU Government Relations Corinna Schulze from SAP, Managing Director Finland and Baltics...

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04/11/19

Dissertation: Research on ISAs is increasing

Researchers are increasingly focusing on International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), and prior research suggests that ISAs are as essential as International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for developing global business reporting language. Furthermore, International Standards on Auditing are guiding the future of auditing. “The role of the ISAs is important because ISAs improve the quality of auditing and hence, the quality of financial information”, says M.Sc. Elina Haapamäki, who...

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31/10/19

Choose stairs!

The meaning of daily mundane workplace exercise is far greater than a more intense bout of sporting exercise. Workplace exercise effects throughout the day. So choose the stairs!

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24/10/19

Study Abroad 2020-2021

Application period for exchange studies outside Europe for academic year 2020-2021 is on 4.11.-22.11.2019.

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23/10/19

Dissertation: Renewable energy technologies are in desperate need of commercialization

According to a new doctoral study from the University of Vaasa, the commercialization of renewable energy technologies can be enhanced by having supportive energy policies, strengthening collaboration between institutions, and increasing the level of environmental awareness.