News: category "digitaalinen_talous"

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15/11/19

The University of Vaasa recruited new Tenure track professors

The University of Vaasa has strengthened its scientific research by recruiting new talented researchers for Tenure Track positions. Tenure Track is a career path for researchers that enables progressing through regular evaluations to the position of a full professor.

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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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17/09/19

”We need solutions to fight climate change” – Vaasa Climate Change Conference & Networking Forum combines naturefilms and science 26.–28.9.2019

Vaasa Climate Change Conference & Networking Forum will be held in Vaasa from 26th to 28th of September 2019. This brand new, three-day event combines a scientific conference, science and nature films, and discussion forums. It brings worldwide knowledge, especially from the Nordic context, to Vaasa.

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01/08/19

Heidi Kuusniemi appointed Professor of Computer Science

Heidi Kuusniemi, director of University of Vaasa Digital Economy research platform has been appointed Professor of Computer Science at the University of Vaasa.

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25/06/19

How to act on climate change? - The Vaasa Climate Change Conference combines science and nature films 26–28 September 2019

Vaasa Climate Change Conference & Networking Forum will be held in Vaasa from 26th to 28th of September 2019. This brand new, three-day event combines a scientific conference, science and nature films, and discussion forums. It brings worldwide knowledge, especially from the Nordic context, to Vaasa.

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29/05/19

Kvarken enters the space age – Space economy project lead by University of Vaasa receives EU funding of nearly EUR 2 million

The University of Vaasa, Novia University of Applied Sciences, Umeå University, Luleå University of Technology and six other universities and institutes from Finland and Sweden are co-establishing Kvarken Space Center, an innovation centre for space economy. In addition to developing innovations, the centre will be launching its own small satellite into space and deploying a ground station for satellite data. A funding of EUR 1.86 million has been received from the EU Interreg...

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20/03/19

Wärtsilä selected University of Vaasa as a Smart Partner Campus cooperation partner

Wärtsilä has chosen the University of Vaasa as one of its first cooperation partners for the Smart Partner Campus concept. – We are happy and proud that our cooperation with Wärtsilä deepens. Tight cooperation with the companies is part of our strategy. It is a priviledge to be part of this new Smart Partner Campus concept, says Rector Jari Kuusisto.

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18/01/19

The University of Vaasa launches career paths leading to professor – first tenure track positions filled

The University of Vaasa has appointed the first researchers to tenure track positions. The tenure track procedure permits the University to offer researchers a career path that enables them to progress through regular evaluations directly to the position of a full professor.