16.5.2018 | Research, Development and Innovation
International cooperation in sales engineeringThe Academic Association of Sales Engineering (AASE) is an international organization for sales engineering education, research and awareness that consists of experts from 22 higher education institutions. The experts of Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) have been members of AASE since 2014.
24.4.2018 | Research, Development and Innovation
International Week brought together colleagues from around the worldTUAS International Week brought together guests from all around the world as a record number of people arrived in Turku, some from European partner institutions and others from faraway countries. The TUAS International Week was arranged by Turku University of Applied Sciences on Turku and Salo campuses on 9–13 April 2018.
10.4.2018 | Research, Development and Innovation
Clothes as service: CaaS-hackathon searches methods to revolutionize business of the textile industryWhat if you could purchase your clothes as a service? students got to delve into this question in a CaaS-hackathon organized in March, where students brainstormed turning the business of the textile industry on its head. Students developed among other things a shared wardrobe and a rental and swapping service for home textiles.
Welcome to Turku Summer School 2018!Turku Summer School offers students an excellent opportunity to combine studying with an active social programme and enjoying the best of the Nordic summer. We invite participants from all over the world and provide also an excellent head start for exchange students to their study-abroad period in Finland.
26.3.2018 | Interviews
TUAS rectors back to school for a weekHow many different subjects can you study at Turku University of Applied Sciences? That’s what TUAS Rector and President Vesa Taatila and TUAS Vice Rector Juhani Soini set to find out last week by jumping in among students on different TUAS campuses, trying out a range of studies. They were impressed by the motivated attitude of TUAS students.
7.2.2018 | Interviews
The Faculty of Engineering and Business is led by Juha KontioLet’s solve all the unsolved issues one by one when necessary, wrote Dean Juha Kontio in TUAS intranet. Wise words from a man who was handed a huge faculty to take care of. At the beginning of 2018, Turku University of Applied Sciences combined two faculties into one faculty, Engineering and Business.
19.12.2017 | Research, Development and Innovation
CARPE Conference 2017 in Hamburg - joint project proposals and teacher network developmentThe biennial conference of the international CARPE network was organized on 15–17 November 2017 in Hamburg under the theme of Let’s Talk about Impact – Fostering Collaboration in Research, Innovation and Education.
7.11.2017 | Research, Development and Innovation
Promoting the development of plastic waste collection and recycling systemEvery year, approximately 10 000–20 000 tons of agricultural plastic waste is created in Finland. Only a fraction ends up being recycled, which is why a project focusing on the plastic waste collection and utilization serves a purpose.
10.10.2017 | Research, Development and Innovation