Liedon Säästöpankki offers the former bank office on the Hämeenkatu street for the use of the University of Turku. The Entrepreneurial Hub has been named Konttori (Finnish for bank office) and will be introduced as a working space for students and staff.
Keyword: Academic entrepreneurship
1.6 million funding for the EnvisionAlliances project to match academic innovators with industry players in the next 3 years
Academic Leaders Have General Benevolence to Entrepreneurship at Universities – Lack 0f Common Discussion and Multiple Views Perceived as Challenge
A research conducted by the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Turku reveals that the academic leaders of Finnish universities have a favourable attitude towards promoting entrepreneurship in universities as part of the social impact of universities. Notably, the universities are searching for direction in this field. On the other hand, lack of multiple views and common discussion is perceived as a challenge.