INNOVATIVE ICT solutions

The top ICT expertise areas in the region include
• the maritime industry
• well-being and health technology
• geographic information expertise
• game, teaching and media technology
• clean water related technologies
• integrated systems 

    

 

The fast-growing games industry is part of the teaching programmes: In University of Turku’s degree engineer program, students can focus their studies on gaming and teaching technology. At Turku Universitiy of Appried Sciences offers courses on gaming technology.

Turku Science Park hosts 2500 eager IT students and a range of top companies of the sector. Together they create a good team spirit and environment for success.

The Turku region’s institutions of higher education’s joint research centre TUCS (Turku Centre for Computer Science) provides working-life focused further education, which is focused on networking and cooperation.

The fast-growing games industry is part of the teaching programmes: In the University of Turku’s degree engineer program, students can focus their studies on gaming and teaching technology. Furthermore, Turku University of Applied Sciences offers courses on gaming technology.

A good example of our international networking is our cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA). Turku Science Park is the coordinator for Finland for ESA’s Technology Transfer Programme. The programme offers companies a channel to utilise space technology in their own product development.“ Marko Puhtila, Turku Science Park