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The international EARLI2017 conference on learning and education brings 2,200 researchers from 50 countries to Tampere at the end of August.


The job of the professor of practice is to share her practical experiences and know-how on the leadership of a large city and related issues with the students and the academic community.


A study published in the British Journal of Medicine (BMJ), is the largest research project in the world looking at lifestyle interventions in pregnancy. It compared the effects of dieting and physical activity to gestational weight gain and the health of the mother and the child.


A research group at the University of Tampere led by Heikki Hyöty, Professor of Virology, has long pioneered in developing a vaccine that could prevent Type 1 Diabetes. 


The most money was donated to medicine, business studies and social sciences


Nearly 250 researchers, artists and activists from twenty different countries will gather in Tampere on 6–8 July 2017


A study conducted at the University of Tampere on recovering from work led to the formulation of four guidelines for better recovery


The EURA-NET research project, which investigated the characteristics of  temporary migration between European and Asian countries, showed that questions of security, labour market needs and demographic challenges characterise the current migration policy at both national and the EU level