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Physicist Stuart Parkin wins 2014 Millennium Technology prize for opening big data era

Professor Stuart ParkinTechnology Academy Finland (TAF) has declared innovator Prof. Stuart Parkin as winner of the 2014 Millennium Technology Prize, the prominent award for technological innovation. Parkin’s innovations have led to a huge expansion of data acquisition and storage capacities, which in turn have underpinned the evolution of large data centres and cloud services, social networks, music and film distribution online. The prize is worth one million euros. More...

The Embassy is closed during Easter

The Embassy is closed on Good Friday 18th April and Easter Monday 21st April. In emergency for Finnish citizens you can call the Ministry of Foreign Affairs tel. +358 9 1605 5555. Please note that the Embassy will not accept applications for visas or residence permits 14th – 25th April. We apologise for any convenience. Happy Easter! More...

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