Millennium Technology Prize
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Strategic Partner

Aalto University

TAF and Aalto University cooperate with the goals of boosting interest in natural sciences, mathematics and technology especially amongst the next generation, and of increasing awareness of technology right from the early learning stage.

Millennium Technology Prize Partners


FIM is an expert service provider offering unique wealth management and investment services for institutional investors and individuals. We are happy to be a partner for the Millennium Technology Prize.


Halton Group is the global technology leader in indoor air solutions for demanding spaces. We provide solutions for commercial and public premises, healthcare institutions and laboratories, professional kitchens and restaurants as well as energy production environments and marine vessels. We provide our end-users with safe, comfortable and productive indoor environments that are energy-efficient and comply with sustainable principles. Halton Group employs 1,600 people in 37 countries.

Metsä Group

Metsä Group is a forerunner in sustainable bioeconomy utilising renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. Metsä Group focuses on wood supply and forest services, wood products, pulp, fresh fibre paperboards and tissue and greaseproof papers.

In 2018, Metsä Group’s sales totalled EUR 5.7 billion, and it employs approximately 9,300 people. Metsäliitto Cooperative is the parent company of Metsä Group and is owned by approximately 103,000 Finnish forest owners.


Neste is a pioneer in oil refining and renewable solutions. We offer our customers products in low-emission transport based on leading scientific research. We believe that technology and innovations are part of the solution to global challenges as well as an important factor in improving the quality of people’s life.


Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. The raison d’etre of the Millennium Technology Prize is that it tells us about how technological innovations can enhance the quality of people’s lives in a sustainable manner. This is very much in line with a core aim of Nokia: to expand the human possibilities of the connected world.


Outotec provides leading technologies and services for the sustainable use of Earth’s natural resources. The Millennium Technology Prize aims to promote technological research and innovations for a better life. This aim supports in an excellent way the sustainability, which is the basis in everything what Outotec is doing.


Vaisala is a global leader in weather, environmental, and industrial measurement. Building on over 80 years of experience, Vaisala provides observations for a better world. We are a reliable partner for customers around the world, offering a comprehensive range of innovative observation and measurement products and services.

Partnering Universities


Jyväskylän yliopisto

Lapin yliopisto

Lappeenrannan yliopisto

Tampere University

Turun yliopisto

Uniarts Helsinki

University of Eastern Finland

University of Helsinki

University of Oulu

Vaasan yliopisto

Åbo Akademi


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