This page shows geospatial research and education actors in Finland. In the descriptions you can find actors working within the organizations.

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Universities

In Aalto University geospatial topics are relevant especially in the Geoinformatics Research Group which is part pf the Department of Built Environment at School of Engineering. Read More

In Åbo Akademi geospatial topics are relevant for research and education within for example Environmental and Marine Biology and Geology.

Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology approaches the field of geospatial research and education from a technology and logistics oriented perspective.

In the Tampere University geospatial research and education is present in both applied and technology oriented disciplines.

University of Eastern Finland has a strong expertise in multidisciplinary research and education in Geography, Biology, Forest Sciences and many other disciplines. Read More

University of Helsinki does applied research and education in geoinformatics in for example Geosciences and Geography and Agriculture and Forest sciences

University of Lapland is focused on research and education in Social sciences and the arctic region at the Arctic Center

At the University of Oulu, geospatial research and education are carried out mainly in the field of Geography. Read More

Geospatial activities in university of Turku are organized around UTU geospatial, which gathers information about geospatial research, education and cooperation activities under one place. Read More

In University of Vaasa geospatial topics are relevant for example in the department of Regional Studies

Research Institutes

The IT Center for Science Ltd (CSC) is a center of expertise in information technology owned by the Finnish sate and higher education institutions. Read More

Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI) that is a research and expert unit of the National Land Survey of Finland (NLS). Read More

The Finnish Heritage Agency is responsible for the protection of and provides spatial data on the cultural environment. Read More

The Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) produce observation and research data on the atmosphere and seas. Read More

The Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency (FTIA) is responsible for Finland’s roads, railways and waterways and for the development of Finland’s transport system. Read More

The Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) is internationally oriented geoscience research agency operating under the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. Read More

The Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) is a research and expert organization with expertise in renewable natural resources and sustainable food production Read More

NLS performs cadastral surveys, maintains information about properties and dwellings, handles registrations of title and mortgages, produces map data and promotes the research of spatial data. Read More

The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) studies and monitors the well-being and health of the population in Finland. Read More

The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) is a governmental research and development institute. The focus is in seeking out the best solutions for building a sustainable society. Read More

The Technical Research Center of Finland Ltd provides research and innovations services and information for national and international partners. Read More

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