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Jari Pirhonen of Tieto chosen as Security Director of the Year
Nov 7, 2019
This year, the Security Director of the Year award for achieving distinction and promoting expertise as a leader in the security sector goes to Jari Pirhonen of Tieto Oyj. Aalto University Professional Development (Aalto PRO) and the Finnsecurity Association awarded the prize was awarded this year for the fourth time.
The Finnish design sector is fumbling its way from little to large – a new report explores ways of making the global leap in growth
Oct 22, 2019
In recent years the Finnish design and lifestyle sectors have produced a number of budding growth stories. However, despite design expertise, international recognition, and recent visibility, we have yet to see major new international breakthroughs.
Research Done in Executive Programs on Competitive Dynamics and Managerial Cognition Results in an International Award
Aug 12, 2019
Every year, Aalto EE’s customized collaborative training sessions and development programs help the senior management of dozens of organizations delve deep into competition strategy and success recipes. Cooperation with several leading global companies has also enabled the collection and analysis of exceptional research material.
Aalto EE to Create the Largest Hub of Leadership and Professional Development in the Nordics
Jul 11, 2019
Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE), ranked in the global top 50 in executive education, moves to the Aalto University Töölö building creating a center for executive and professional development that will be unique in the Nordic countries. Formerly home to Aalto University School of Business, the iconic main building is currently undergoing renovation and modernization. The building will be ready to move in by the end of 2020. Aalto EE will be the main tenant of the building owned by Aalto University.
Financial Times: Aalto EE still the only Finnish player in the global top 50
Jun 3, 2019
Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) has again been ranked in the top 50 in the world in the face of intensifying global competition in the executive education field. The prestigious Financial Times ranked Aalto EE 38th. This marks an improvement of one place from last year.
Stora Enso sets an impressive example of striving for improvement
May 14, 2019
Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) awarded recognition for the most development-oriented company, the main criteria being responsible leadership and an exemplary dedication to improvement.
The Financial Footprint of Aalto EE sets a New Record in the Aalto University Community
Apr 29, 2019
The Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE), which ranks among the best 50 business schools in the world, is steadily improving its performance. Last year, the company reached a record turnover of EUR 21.7 million (EUR 20.4 million in 2017). Operating result also improved from the previous year to EUR 1.4 million (EUR 0.8 million in 2017).
Aalto EE Moves to the School of Business’ Old Main Building in Töölö, Helsinki
Apr 26, 2019
The building will be a vibrant meeting place for Aalto University and business life in the future, and a new home for leadership development. Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) will move to the iconic building in 2020, after the renovation and modernization with respect to the building’s historic importance is finished.
Aalto EE invests in lifelong learning—Nana Salin to build alternative funding partnerships
Mar 21, 2019
Aalto University Executive Education Ltd extends the opportunities for high-level lifelong learning in the public and private sectors by strengthening and developing new funding options. Increasingly, an individual’s or employer’s own financial standing alone does not allow them to reach the highest international level, which emphasizes the crucial role of parallel financing options.
Aalto Executive Education Academy in Singapore and SUTD Academy Collaborate on Technology and Management
Mar 11, 2019
Building on the broad multi-year collaboration agreement between Aalto University and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) signed on 4 December 2018, Aalto Executive Education Academy Pte Ltd (Aalto EE) and SUTD will be collaborating in the area of technology and management.