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News / Aalto University is planning World Design Capital 2014 with Cape Town
Aalto University, Finland is planning to run a number of activities in South Africa, together with World Design Capital 2014 Cape Town.
Aalto University has a strong focus in China
Active presence in Radical Design Week, 26 Oct – 4 Nov 2012 .
Aalto University brings innovative design to the Radical Design Week
It is important to offer our researchers and students the best connections and interaction they can get. We want them to have the possibility to learn of China’s great culture and environment, as well as of Asia in wider perspective, says Hannu Seristö, Vice President of Aalto University.
Design as a driver of European growth: the Design Leadership Board’s 21 recommendations to the European Commission
The role of European design should be enhanced on the global stage, and top expertise in design should be supported. Cooperation between strong design competencies, companies and the public sector should be developed to produce better services. Design should be embedded in innovation programmes and business incubators across Europe. Harnessing design as a tool for innovation processes will boost prosperity and well-being across the continent.
The future is presented by newly graduates at Masters of Aalto 2012
MoA’12 is the year show of Aalto University. Opening on Wednesday 9 May 2012 this month long event showcases the future through theses and projects, research and study programmes.
Aalto University develops better living environments in collaboration with several partners in World Design Capital Helsinki 2012
Aalto University has a strong presence in the World Design Capital 2012 year with around 30 projects. The projects featured here involve particularly strong co-operative element with multiple private, public and third sector partners. In the core of Aalto University and Living+ is our belief that collaboration between stakeholders makes for a much strong case to really improve living environments in Finland, and globally.
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Aalto University Is Planning World Design Capital 2014 With Cape Town
Nov 8, ADF - Architects Datafile
Angry Birds land in Shangai
Oct 31, Shanghai Daily
The Finn edge
Oct 28, Global Times
Finnish design gets radical in Shanghai
Oct 26, Good News from Finland
Wooden Pavilion at the Venice Biennale
Boom & Leisure
Sept 15, The Canberra Times
World Design Capital: Finnish Lines
Sep 13, DestinAsian
Des constuctions à ossatures bois en Finlande
Aug 2, Batiweb
Nation cradled in the maternity pack
July 27, Helsinki Times
Wastelands well worth seeing
July 19, Helsinki Times
Design pavillion sustains Helsinki summer
July 17, Embassy of Finland, Tokyo
Survival Architecture Workshop
July 10, Huffington Post
Meest bekeken projecten juni 2012
June 29, De Architect
June 23, MásDeco
Aalto sudents' pavilion
June 27, The Architects' Journal
"Campus 2015", conception du campus de l'université Aalto, Finlande
June 28, Le Courrier de L'Architecte
Finland building bridges with China
June 8, BBC Online
Survival Architecture Workshop
June 7, Huffington Post
Finnish fashion wants to break out beyound our own borders
May 30, Helsingin Sanomat International Edition
Top 50: The combined ranking
Aalto University is ranked 44th in Financial Times Executive Education 2012 list of top 50 schools.
May 15, Financial Times
Helsinki is different by design
April 4, Toronto Sun
48 hours in Helsinki, 2012 World Design Capital
March 23, 2012, Moneycontrol
Finland's capital comes alive
March 25, 2012 at Stuff, New-Zealand
Cumulus Helsinki 2012 Conference
March 18. Dexigner
March 5, 2012 at Architecture, Technik, Switzerland
Benvenuti a Helsinki, capitale del design
Feb, 3, Art & Multimedia design
Wonderwater Frozen Lights
Jan 30, Newsodrome
NY Times ranks Helsinki as second-best travel destinations in 2012
Jan 11, 2012 at Helsingin Sanomat International Edition
Jan, 2012, Finnair Blue Wings
Proxy sol'n cuts 3G phone poiwer use by 70%
Dec 6, 2011 at EE Times India
Engineers take first step towards augmented-reality contact lenses
Nov 22, 2011 at Wired.co.uk
Universities' role in fostering IT talents
Nov 6, 2011 at Koreatimes
Helsinki, Embedding Design in Life
Oct 29, 2011 at CTI Television Incorporation, Taiwan
New design project aims to build better healthcare and wellbeing services
Aug 25, 2011 at Good News! from Finland
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