Winning synergy: A team with members of University of Vaasa snag the ’Best Tech Solution’ award at the Hanken Quantum Hackathon

By Susanna Litmanen

Hanken Quantum Hackathon, organized by Hanken’s Quantum Lab and Ultrahack in Helsinki from October 24th to 26th, aimed to discover new and innovative solutions on how to use quantum computing in a sustainable manner in the finance industry. A team with participants from the University of Vaasa stood out in the hackathon with their submission…

Student Satellite Workshop

By Johanna Haveri

Student satellite workshop for Vaasa 7th graders at WIC Jaakko Yliaho and Kendall Rutledge presenting Kvarken Space Center for 7th graders at Wasa Innovation Center. Borgaregatans skola, Wasa Innovation Center (WIC), Kvarken Space Center, together with LUMA Center Pohjanmaa and Skolresurs arranged a Satellite Workshop for Borgaregatans skola’s 7th graders at the end of May…

Call for chapters for a Space Business book!

By Johanna Haveri

Call for Chapters to Scholars Interested in Space Business Space is increasingly open to business. Here is an exciting opportunity to all scholars working in the field of space economy. Check out this call for chapters for a planned book tentatively titled ”Space Business: Emerging Theory and Practice”.  This call for chapters invites academics with…

Finnish Satellite Workshop 2023

By Johanna Haveri

Welcome to the Finnish Satellite Workshop 2023 Kvarken Space Center is attending the Finnish Satellite Workshop 2023 in Espoo, Finland. FSW will be held in Dipoli next week, on January 18 – 20. Welcome to listen to our researchers, examine their posters and meet us on the expo area. Here is the program.

Kvarken’s Own Satellite Won the Launch into Orbit

By Johanna Haveri

Kvarken’s Own Satellite Won the Launch into Orbit Part of the selected winners with Dr. Anna Christmann, Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace Policy, and Isar Aerospace representatives (Credit: Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V.) This week at the international small satellite conference held in Berlin, 10 small satellite designers were awarded a free…