Thousand Ideas for Baltic Sea

This project is aimed to develop ideas to save Baltic Sea


`Thousand Ideas for Baltic Sea` innovation course is highly fulfilling the strategies of Metropolia by strengthening regional development, developing sustainable development practices, and developing cooperation between Metropolia UAS and companies and other parties.


Tutors during academic year 2013-2014 are Principal Lecturer Antero Putkiranta, Industrial Management, Senior Lecturer Kaj Lindedahl, Environmental Engineering, Senior Lecturer Jaakko Ruuttunen, coordinator, Senior Lecturer Eeva Hara-Lindström, Media Engineering. More.

Project groups

The students from different fields of education form interdisciplinary groups of 3-4 people. Each student has a role in the group and the group work is managed by a project manager. Each student is assigned 10 ECTS equivalent to some 250 us!

The Idea Bank is already available


Our recent projects

Attack of the jelly fish
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Attack of the jelly fish

Algae Project
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Algae Project

Floating Sensor Robot Network
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Floating Sensor Robot Network

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About Us

`Thousand Ideas of Baltic Sea` -course was started in September 2013 at Helsinki Metropolia UAS. It is an innovation project course, where students from different faculties and fields of education are welcome to enroll both for autumn and spring terms.

It was a wonderful experience to work with students from different back ground.I learned a lot.
It was a great to working with all of you for the better of Baltic sea.
It was a good learning experience!!!
That's what the students said!