News and Events

18 February 2015

Global Partnerships Coordinator job opening – now closed

“APPLICATION PERIOD HAS ENDED” Aalto Ventures Program is looking for a coordinator for AVP Global Partnerships. With guidance from the executive director, you will be coordinating AVP international activities, presenting Aalto Ventures Program to international visitors and developing the international activities. You will be working closely with Aalto Ventures Program operations team, stakeholders from the Aalto ecosystem, and […]

07 January 2015

AVP now has a new Marketing Coordinator!

AVP has found its new superb Marketing coordinator. Rahul, is a masters students of New media at the school of ARTS! and also a minor at Aalto Ventures program. AVP team welcomes Rahul as he starts this new and exiting journey at AVP! To find out about all the exiting events, courses and activities we organise […]

05 October 2014

5 most important learnings from Israeli startup scene

Aalto Fellows share their key takeaways from Israel.

25 September 2014

The AVP Urban Challenge Epilogue: Trust and Discomfort…

  In January of this year, US Ambassador Bruce Oreck, Olli and me came up with a crazy idea.  The backdrop was that Aalto Ventures Program was in its formative stages, and we needed to come up with ways to push the boundaries of the student experience.  We had a nice list of academic courses […]


11 February 2015

Thought Leaders Talk

‘Its all about IMPACT’  by Patrick, CEO Helvetic & Rustam, CEO Boond     Two highly accomplished individuals speaking about their entrepreneurial journey and on sustainable and renewal energy.  Mr. Patrick E. Ngowi, CEO of Helvetic and Mr. Rustam Sengupta, CEO of Boond. Patrik started his first business at the age of 15. Now his company […]

12 February 2015

Course Workshop

LEGO Serious Play – Creative Problem Solving Join LEGO Serious Play workshop and learn how to use LEGOs in creative problem solving from 9-12 in AVP Space, Otaniemi. Please register by 5th Feb 2015 with This is a preface of the COINNO course.  

18 March 2015

Thought Leaders’ Talk with Risto Sillasmaa

  Risto Siilasmaa is our next AVP Thought Leaders’ Talk speaker on March 18th at 17:00 at Startup Sauna. He is founder, investor, and chairman of many companies starting from startup all the way to big organizations. F-Secure, Nokia, Elisa, Fruugo and Ekahau to name few. Risto has been an inspiration to many people. He has […]