Nokia Foundation Recognition Award

The Nokia Foundation Recognition Award celebrates individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to the advancement of information and communications technologies. The award is granted to a single recipient every year.

The recognition, which is presented to individuals working in Finland or globally, carries with it a 10,000 € monetary prize. In addition to the financial award, Nokia Foundation promotes and facilitates the visibility of the awardee and the achievement.

While there is no formal application process available for the Nokia Foundation Recognition Award, third party independent proposals are welcome for consideration.

Spotlight on our 2019 Winner:

Hanna Hagström and Teemu Roos

Nokia Foundation Recognizes the outstanding work Hanna Hagström, Director of AI Business at Reaktor, and Teemu Roos, Leader of AI Education at the Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence and Associate Professor in Computer Science at the University of Helsinki have done. The Elements of AI course has helpd to teach the basics of AI to more than 220 000 people in 110 countries.