VTT's strategic research portfolio is guided by five value propositions to address the economical and societal challenges. The value propositions are: Empowerment by digitalisation, Sustainability from smart communities, Competence from industrial ecosystems, Energy security from clean energy systems and Prosperity from natural resources.
VTT's strategic research portfolio provides pathways to impact: innovations, businesses, and services by enabling the competitiveness of the current and future business and innovation ecosystems.
Impact driven and forward looking programmes contribute to industrial transformation, initiate disruptive openings, and generate significant and measurable industrial and societal impacts.
VTT establishes strong and long-span strategic partnerships with industries, RTOs and academia for the benefit of the Finnish economy.
VTT as one of Europe's leading RTOs proactively contributes to strategic European initiatives for the benefit of our stakeholders.
Strategic research portfolio
Sustainable use and refining of bio-based raw materials
Industrial biotechnology and
Energy efficient solutions for industry, built environment, and transport
safety and waste
Energy systems and modelling
Clean water cycles on demand
Industrial ecology and life cycle design
Resource efficient production systems
Health and wellbeing solutions