Innovation Services

Do you have an idea you would like to make come true? Need help developing your idea further?

The research made at University produces many different results: new knowledge, biological materials, softwares, databases, inventions and business ideas. They provide the basis for publications and collaborative projects but also for establishing of new business.

Annually employees of University make approximately 60 invention disclosures from which 2-4 research based startups are born every year.

In matters connected to inventions, business, ideas and intellectual property rights you will be helped by the staff of Innovation Services:

Innovation Manager Maarit Jokela (life sciences, medical sciences)

  • maarit.jokela(at), tel. 040-355 9660

Innovation Manager Pekka Räsänen (technical + other sciences)

  • pekka.rasanen(at), tel. 0400-582 254

Business Developing Manager Petri Leukkunen (new business ideas)

  • petri.leukkunen(at), tel. 0400- 908 985


Last updated: 8.1.2016