TAMK – Tampere University of Applied Sciences offers diverse co-operation and enterprise services for SMEs. TAMK’s extensive network of experts and students with ideas are available to you. TAMK offers services for concept design, partnership creation, commercialisation of innovations and inventions, consultancy services for business development, laboratory services and, naturally, training. Contact Hanna-Greta Puurtinen (+358 50 373 2947, hanna-greta.puurtinen(a)tamk.fi) or find more information on the website of TAMK. The OpenLab of TAMK offers companies various product development and innovation services. Companies can benefit from OpenLab’s vast machinery for example for testing and modelling purposes. For more information please contact openlab(a)tamk.fi.
TUT – Tampere University of Technology is a pioneer in technological development and a partner for the world of research as well as industry and commerce. TUT offers diverse services for companies, such as commissioned studies and research collaboration, measurement and analysis services, student collaboration and a free monthly event, Pulmaperjantai (Puzzles Friday), in which a team of experts solves companies’ problems. TUTLab is a workshop for open digital production with emphasis on integrating different techniques. Contact Jussi Viljanen, +358 50 300 8839, jussi.viljanen(at)tut.fi or read more (in Fin) here.
UTA – the University of Tampere offers a diverse range of expertise and enterprise services (site in Fin). The easiest way to start student collaboration is to fill in the online contact form on the website. It is possible for companies to participate even in large research projects through joint funding. Also, the University of Tampere School of Management Synergos offers research and training services for the development of business processes. You should also learn more about targeted development services, which involve implementing agreed-on training modules or development projects. For more information, contact Jukka Mäkinen, tel. +358 50 564 4886, jukka.e.makinen(at)uta.fi.
TAKK – Tampere Adult Education Centre offers study programmes and degrees, but also comprehensive expert services for business development. Support is available for customer service and sales, management, product development, developing teamwork and co-operative skills as well as project management.
Kampuskamari (Campus chamber) (site in Fin) is a form of student collaboration for the members of the Tampere Chamber of Commerce and Industry, which strengthens the co-operation between educational institutes and working life through company visits. Contact Hannu Saarijärvi for more information (+358 40 535 1369, hannu.saarijarvi(a)uta.fi).