University Consortium of Pori celebrates its 20th anniversary

In 2024, the University Consortium of Pori celebrates its 20th anniversary. Over the past two decades, UCPori has developed into a versatile influencer in the Satakunta region. From the very beginning, its activities have focused on multidisciplinary education and research and strong cooperation with other actors developing the region.

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Professor Tarmo Lipping (right), lead of the Data Analytics and Optimisation research group, researcher Matin Beiram Vand (middle) and project manager Reijo Koivula are delighted with the new steps of the Mindflow project.Photo: Hanna Rissanen

Valuable commercialisation funding for brain monitoring research conducted at the University Consortium of Pori

A brain monitoring research project was awarded Research to Business funding to commercialise the research results. The success in applying for funding is a significant achievement for the research group at the University of Tampere, based at the University Consortium of Pori, as well as for the research carried out in the Satakunta region.

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The Director of UCPori Katariina Yrjönkoski (left), Professor Tarmo Lipping and Project Manager for International Affairs Kimmo Ahonen are pleased with the long-term development and good results of the exchange programme.

Ten years of international student exchange

Internationality is an important part of the basic activities of the units at the University Consortium of Pori. UCPori students have the opportunity to go on exchange or to act as an international tutor for a foreign student staying in Pori. The UCPori exchange programme has been running for ten years.

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