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New members 2023

The scientists elected to membership of the Academy are distinguished academics. Membership of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, in common with membership of any other academy of science, is looked on as a considerable achievement in a person’s academic career.

This year, 29 new members were elected.

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Happy Easter time

The Finnish Academy of Science and Letters is closed during the Easter time. We will be back on Tuesday 11 April 2023.

We wish all our members and partners peaceful spring days.

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Quantum technology, March 13 2023

Where is the development going? What are the opportunities and risks of the field for Finland?

The panellists: Academician of Science Risto Nieminen, Professor Nina Granqvist and Professor Mikko Möttönen.

The recording is available on our website ->

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Artificial Intelligence, February 13 2023

The Finnish Academy of Science and Letters and Young Academy Finland organized an AI-themed evening in Helsinki on Monday, February 13.

The subject was introduced and discussed by Assistant Professor Riikka Koulu (University of Helsinki), Professor Petri Myllymäki (University of Helsinki), and Assistant Professor Arno Solin (Aalto University).

The recording is available on our website ->

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Media culture and the beginning of a new era, January 14 2023

How can science and journalism promote social debate during major conjunctures?

The subject was discussed by Professor Tuula Linna, Professor Roope Uusitalo, University Researcher Johanna Vuorelma, and non-fiction author, Ph.D. Tiina Raevaara. The panel was moderated by Matti Kalliokoski, Editor in Chief at Suomen Kuvalehti.

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