Alumni&Student Weekend 2018

Welcome to the traditional Alumni&Student Weekend 2018 seminar at Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering building (TUAS), Maarintie 8, in Otaniemi.

The topics in the ASW18 seminar are Developing Health Technology, New Horizon 2018: Finland in Space, Electromobility on land, underground and in the air and Future Manager.

The event will start with a common part, after which there will be four concurrent lecture series. You can attend lectures from all the series. Check the schedule!

The event is free and open for everyone interested, paid lunch (approx. 7 €, cheaper with a student card) not included.

Signing up for the seminar is open!


09.15 – 10.00 Sign in, coffee/tea
10.00 – 10.20 Aalto-yliopisto tänään ja huomenna
(Aalto University today and tomorrow)
– President of Aalto University Ilkka Niemelä
10.20 – 10.30 Vuoden alumnin 2018 julkistus ja Vuoden alumnin puhe
(The announcement of the Alumn of the Year 2018 and their speech)
– Dean Jyri Hämäläinen, Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering and the Alumn of the Year 2017
10.30 – 11.00 Jatkuvan muutoksen johtaminen
– Matti Alahuhta
11.00 – 11.30 Energiamurros yritysten ja asiakkaan kannalta
– CEO Jukka Leskelä, Energiateollisuus ry
11.30 – 11.45 Break, 15min
11.45 – 15.05 Three concurrent lecture series, contents will be confirmed at latest in the end of September:
1. Developing Health Technology
2. New Horizon 2018: Finland in Space
3. Electromobility on land, underground and in the air
4. Future Manager
15.05 – 16.30 Networking, coffee/tea and snacks

What ASW?

Alumni&Student Weekend 2018 is an overview of the most important topics, technologies and new inventions in electronics, electrical engineering, bioinformation technology, automation and information technology of today. The event is organized by guilds from the School of Electrical Engineering: Inkubio (guild for bioinformation technology and biomedical engineering), AS (guild for automation and systems technology) and SIK (guild for electrical engineering) and their alumni associations BioDI, AS-alumnit and Sklubi. The event is organized in co-operation with Energiajohtajat ry and Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering.