EIT ICT Labs Helsinki node
The Helsinki node has its focus on Empowering People in the Ubiquitous Digital Society. Its co-location centre is situated on the Otaniemi campus with core partners Aalto University, Nokia and national VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland residing close. Co-location strategy is to develop Otaniemi area as a global ICT innovation hotspot, where innovation takes place at accelerated speed.
The Helsinki Node co-location centre is situated in the Aalto University campus in Otaniemi. All of the core partners are situated in the near vicinity of the co-location centre. This area is the main hub ICT in Finland, particularly prominent in software systems, telecommunications, and Internet services.
The three core partners of the Helsinki Node are Aalto University, Nokia, and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland – which are the leading Finnish organizations within ICT education, research and innovation.