The Chair of the Millennium Technology Prize’s International Selection Committee prof Päivi Törmä highlights the importance of cooperation in the Engineer: “Now, our academic institutions and the private sector are, almost exclusively, separate entities when it comes to research. This means some of the world’s most brilliant minds now work in relative isolation –.” Read the whole article!
Yearly archives: 2019
Our story rises from the integration of human values and technological know-how. Technological innovations serve the common good, build bridges across cultural boundaries, and create a better, cleaner and more sustainable world in which everyone has room to live.
Vaisala, a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement, has started as a Millennium Technology Prize Partner on the 1st of October 2019.
Would you like know who’s responsible for the magic happening at Technology Academy Finland TAF, the home of the Millennium Technology Prize? Get to know our wonderful team members, as we tell about our roles and favorite innovations in everyday life!
As we await the announcement of the 2019 Nobel Prize winners, it’s time to question why female scientists still lag behind their male colleagues. Read Marja Makarow’s opinion in the Scientist.
Professor Jarl-Thure Eriksson is a TAF activist of long standing who has witnessed the evolution of the Millennium Technology Prize since its birth. We now offer a rare opportunity to take a peek behind the scenes of the Millennium Technology Prize. The “tour” is guided by professor Jarl-Thure Eriksson – read the article!