The history of VTT
Since its establishment 70 years ago, VTT has become an important centre of technological expertise and
developer of new technologies. The development path of Finland as a whole as well as the events and phenomena
of each era are reflected in VTT’s history. It reveals one of the keys to VTT’s success: the organisation has
always be able to meet challenges by adapting to changes in its environment.
VTT in seven decades
President Ryti signs the Act on the Technical Research Centre of Finland.
becomes Finland’s biggest research institute
Reorganised research centre moves to Otaniemi
programmes serving the needs of industry
Electronics and information technology research as the engine of development
- Karl-Erik Michelsen, The State, Technology, Research - VTT
and the Development of the National Research System, Espoo 1993
- VTT Annual Reports and Reviews
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