Millennium Technology Prize

Technology Academy Finland will  – for the 7th time – award an innovation that improves the quality of life on 24 May 2016.  

Millennium Technology Prize events in Helsinki on May 2016:


Monday 23 May 2016

Millennium Talks: Smart & Clean – From New Energy to Business

Come to hear and discuss how cleantech and energy are transformed to a new wave of business. The event is in English.




Tuesday 24 May 2016

The Winner Announcement and Award Ceremony

The Millennium Technology Prize will be announced and awarded in Helsinki on 24 May 2016. The award ceremony starts at 2 pm Finnish time (GMT +3).

The event is by invation only. The announcement of the winner will be streamed online on front page.

Read more about the record number of nominations for the 2016 Millennium Technology Prize.


Wednesday 25 May 2016

Studia Generalia by the Winner and panel discussion

The winner of the 2016 Millennium Technology Prize will give a Studia Generalia lecture on the winning innovation at Aalto University School of Business on 25 May 2016 at 5 pm Finland time (GMT +3).

Preceding the Studia Generalia science and business experts will discuss the subject ”What does it take to become an innovator?” in a panel discussion 3-5 pm.

Address: Runeberginkatu 14–16, 00100 Helsinki

The event will be held in English and it is open for public and free of charge.

Find the program here and register here.

The event will be streamed online on front page.


20–22 May 2016


MillenniumX is an innovation themed event aimed at children and teenagers. The event is held at the Cable Factory in Helsinki on 20–22 May 2016.

Address: Tallberginkatu 1, 00180 Helsinki.

The event is free of charge.

Read more about MillenniumX in Finnish.


Follow the road to the announcement of the 2016 Millennium Technology Prize winner

in English: Facebook and Twitter

in Finnish: Facebook and Twitter