Attention Smart People!

Summer 2013 will be full of startup activities for you to join. If you are a startup enthusiast looking to start up your own company, there's still until Sunday the 7th of April to apply for Summer of Startups. Check out the program details at the bottom. Apply here. Summer of Startups offers an interesting opportunity also for people who…

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Aaltoes Build It: Get a team and make it happen!

Is one weekend enough to build a product? Surely it’s not enough to think through all the details and fine prints but it’s definitely enough to get the ball rolling and deliver a first prototype. We guarantee that in some two days, backed up with a skilled team and an inspiring community, you can achieve so much more that you…

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Startups Studio on Wednesdays

Aalto Entrepreneurship Society is proud to announce a new event concept called Startups Studio. It’s going to be organized every Wednesday 6pm until summer at a pre-announced location. The events are a series of interviews from a variety of topics with selected entrepreneurial individuals and startups. The catch is that these discussions are as informal as it can get i.e.…

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Aaltoes Tuli Talked with Hannu Verkasalo

Aaltoes was privileged to host Hannu Verkasalo, serial entrepreneur and founder at Zokem Ltd., this Thursday at the Aalto Ventures Park in Otaniemi. This was the first of the Aaltoes Tuli Talk series, a monthly event dedicated to hearing the stories of entrepreneurs with a research background. Antti Aarnio from the Tuli program was on hand to open the event…

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Update from Aaltoes Development Weekend

We've been working on Aaltoes development today with the new and former boards of Aaltoes and active team-members. We'd love to have feedback from everyone reading this, so please comment! I'm just quickly going to comment on some of the stuff we've been working on here. Communications and objective One of the problems we have identified is that our communications…

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Stage is yours at Aaltoes Open Mic

We have just wrapped up our first week back after the Winter Break. Drinks, pizza and pitching - the very first Aaltoes Open Mic gathered some 40 people to share their ideas and build upon others. Jens Sorensen and Ville Simola opened the event with a brief introduction to Aaltoes and idea generation from Steve Sammartino. The lively discussion in…

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Welcome to Aaltoes Open Mic

The first Aaltoes event for this decade will be a casual networking evening and an opportunity for sharing ideas: Aaltoes Open Mic. We'll bring the same set to every campus, starting from the Aalto University School of Economics. The idea is to have short 2 minute speeches and then have open discussions about them. The goal is to form teams…

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Developing Aaltoes.com – feedback for 2010

The new Aaltoes.com website has been up and running for some three months now. You know better than anyone else what you want from Aaltoes.com.  Give us a hand and tell  what  you’d like to see on the site in year 2010.  Let's get started. The team is trying to find the perfect mix of content for our audience –…

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Welcome on board, Aaltoes 2010!

It’s been a busy year, and we've achieved a lot so far. Last week Aaltoes reached a new milestone as the new board was elected. With a good mix of skills and a lot of new energy, we're sure you'll be hearing from them soon! -Aaltoes now has one-year under its belt and with a new team its important for…

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“Shoot for the stars!” – Afternoon with Mårten

See the video on Vimeo The former MySQL CEO Mårten Mickos visited Aalto Ventures Park on Tuesday. Speaking to a crowd of hundreds Mårten underlined the role of failure and long-term perspective. - Shoot for the stars! Even if you fail you land on the moon. One of the things Mårten pinpointed was that everything in life is useful, whatever…

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