Upcoming and recent activities
The Energy Platform organizes several events on yearly basis. Below you can find upcoming events and examples of previous activities.
TrafficSense seminar: new possibilities in development of mobility services
09.10.2017 at 9:30-12:00
Location: Dipoli, seminar room Palaver
10.10.2017, 14:00 - 18:00
The workshop is for energy and materials researchers who are willing to demonstrate their work to the wider audience and who want to take their ideas to the next level.
2.11.2017 at 12.00−17.00
Dipoli, Otaniemi Campus
Aalto University's Energy Platform organizes an industry — academia matchmaking event. We offer two tracks: energy systems & policies and energy materials & technologies.
Read more and register here
Energy Forum lecture series: the future energy system
Autumn Thursdays open lecture series, 16:15-18:00.
The top-level lecture series that covers the whole autumn presents the views of the key players in Finland's energy sector on the energy systems of the future, the present situation, as well as visions and solutions.
Energy Forum is a flagship course by the joined Master's program, which originated from networking within Energy Platform. Energy Platform is one the sponsors of the Energy Forum course.
PAST EVENTS AND ACTIONS
Photo shoot day by Materials and Energy Platform: visuals for grant applications.
The event is meant for materials and energy researchers who are preparing for funding applications in Autumn and need visuals to support the proposal.
Aalto Wood Seminar: Sustainable materials for energy-efficient houses
18.08.2017 at 8.30-14.00
Location: Otakaari 1, Espoo
20.06.2017 at 9.00-12.00
Address: Vuorimiehentie 1 (Bioproduct Center), Otaniemi Campus
Energy platform invites you to a photo-session. This event is open for all Aalto's energy researchers and it is free of charge. Let's make Aalto's energy research visible!
23.05.2017 at 15.00-17.00
Address: Learning Centre (Otaniementie 9), Makerspace
We invite you to celebrate recent achievements in the diverse field of energy research and teaching at Aalto University. Highlights of our research excellence and sneak-peaks of recently started projects will be showcased. See what the newly appointed people in Aalto’s energy field are doing and learn how our awarded alumni transformed their academic excellence to energy start-ups.
This networking event is organized by the Energy Platform and it will be held in English. Drinks and snacks will be served.
Energize your research and materialize funding – a lunch event
31.03.2017 at 12.00−13.00 (open house event, NO preregistration)
Puumiehenkuja 2 (Nanotalo), lobby
Energy materials themed open house pizza lunch event organized by Energy Platform gathered well over 100 participants and all of Aalto's schools were represented. The topic was to give info about intra Aalto funding for multidisciplinary work and inspiration via related science talks.
Dr. Kati Miettunen, Dr. Sanna-Maija Kiviranta: Information about platforms and intra Aalto funding
Dr. Sanna-Maija Kiviranta: EU H2020 Calls: ENERGY
Prof. Mark Hughes (CHEM): Wood Life project – re-energizing an old material
Prof. Patrick Rinke (SCI), Prof. Nina Granqvist (BIZ): Database Driven Science for New Materials project – a new approach to develop materials for energy applications
Energy Breakfast on New Materials for Energy Technologies
May 10, 2016, 8:30−10:00 am.
Kemistintie 1, Seminar Hall 2
Maarit Karppinen (Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, ERC Advanced Grant holder), Introduction to the topic. Harvesting waste heat by thermoelectric materials, Researcher Tommi Tynell. Microbatteries: novel materials & applied manufacturing technologies, Researcher Mikko Nisula. Hydrogen production with platinum-replacements: Recent advances, Prof. Tanja Kallio
The event is followed by a possibility to visit the research infrastructure related to the topic.
Energy Breakfast on Transitions of European Energy Markets
March 17, 2016, 8:30−10:00 am
Otaniementie 19, seminar hall Read more.
photo by Mikko Raskinen
Energy efficiency research programme (AEF) Demo Day
Dec 14, 2015, 9.30 am to 1 pm (open doors)
Otakaari 1 hall, 02150 Espoo
Come and see how science, art and technologies wrap themselves around advanced energy solutions!
The Internet of Energy & Other Emerging Breakthroughs — Aalto University Energy Seminar
June 4, 2015 at 9:15−12:00
TUAS Building, Otaniementie 17, Espoo
The Internet of Energy & Other Emerging Breakthroughs is the highlight of the season in Aalto University Energy Research!
We present a distinguished keynote speaker, Professor Alex Huang (NC State University, USA) who just recently received a 146m$ DOE grant from President Obama. His topic is Solid State Energy Hub for the Internet of Energy.
March 18, 2015 at 12:00−16:00
Saha building, Konemiehentie 1, Espoo
A round table event for Aalto University Professors orhanised together with Teknologiateollisuus