Explorers grow to foresee the future

We bring together company pros, young talents and university resources for effective co-creation

Innovation is only as strong as the ecosystem in which it is created. And we at Demola are building the world’s strongest innovation ecosystem.

It is based on a fusion of ideas, skills, and perspectives of students from various backgrounds.

It is strengthened by a global network that combines the talent of the students with company R&D activities and university research.

And you can be a part of it.

“Without students we are nothing. Without partners we have nothing. Together we can take on anything.”

Join Demola For Succesful Co-Creation

Demola drives innovation forward in terms of speed, quality, and impact. Join us, and be a part of Demola's international co-creation network.

For Companies

Have a business challenge to crack? Want to develop an idea into a concept? Need a demo or a prototype to test a concept of your own?

For Universities

Demola offers sustainable university-business collaboration, creating ways to apply theory into practice, as well as getting new research data.

Your students will love it too. Our practical and interdisciplinary approach will spice up any course catalog.

To top it all off, by joining Demola, you get access to our international network.

For Students

Student, at Demola you are the star. You and your team will work on a real cases, and the success depends on your expertise, talent, and ideas.

In exchange, you will get invaluable experience, employer contacts, and new friends. And yes, you get credits, too.

See how you can apply and take a new kind of path to your degree and future career.

Demola news

Demola Global strengthens its growth by appointing new Director of Business Development

Demola Global has appointed Oula Välipakka as their new Director of Business Development. Oula’s appointment is part of Demola Global’s international growth strategy. Oula will start in his new position 13.8.2018. “We have expanded internationally to 15 different countries and our community consists of 58 universities from four continents. Our goal for 2020 is to […]

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Finnish industry invests in co-creation with young talents – innovation platforms Demola and DIMECC join forces to accelerate industry’s foresight activities and global competitiveness

University students now have the opportunity to join the work of leading Finnish corporates via DIMECC, the most effective innovator in Europe and the most important innovation platform of the Finnish Industry. The forerunner of digital transformation, DIMECC, has become a shareholder in Demola Global, the most extensive facilitator of business renewal in the Europe. […]

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Portugal chose a Finnish innovation platform: Demola to partner in a national investment programme

On February 16, 2018 Demola signed a co-operation agreement with GoPortugal program, which is the strategic investment programme of the innovation ministry of Portugal. Thus, Portugal and Demola Global agreed upon a strategic partnership in reforming the innovation ecosystem. With the agreement Demola expands to several Portuguese cities and academic institutions within the next two […]

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Here are some of our selection of our international partner companies

  • Nokia
  • Metso
  • Yle
  • Intel
  • ABB
  • Axis Communications
  • YIT
  • Blackberry
  • Nokian Tyres
  • Sandvik
  • Kela
  • Saab
  • Ericsson
  • Kone Cranes
  • Huawei
  • Cramo
  • Sony
  • Canon
  • Fastems
  • Hidria
  • OP-Pohjola
  • Alfa Laval
  • Telia Sonera
  • Lähi-Tapiola

Want To Run a Demola site?

Demola works internationally through its Demola sites around the world. Our ecosystem is growing rapidly, and we are constantly building partnerships to run new local Demola sites.

Want to bring the innovation power of the award-winning Demola concept to your regional ecosystem? Contact us today to learn more!