WTSP: Preliminary Manuscript of Finland Part of World WTSP Catalogs

Preliminary Manuscript of Finland Part of World WTSP Catalogs

Keyword = TRIZ OR "Systematic Innovation"

Toru Nakagawa (OGU, WTSP Project Leader)
Jul. 29, 2023

Posted:   Oct. 22, 2023

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  Editor's Note (Toru Nakagawa, Jul. 29, 2023)

The 4th-round Internet survey was carried out with the conditions: Location = Finland, language= English or Finnish, Keyword = TRIZ OR "Systematic Innovation" (Jun. 2, 2021).   As shown in the Summary page of 4th-round surveys (Nov. 21, 2021) ,   5 sites among the 21 detected sites were evaluated as △ or higher.  The 5 websites are visited again and introduced here in the revised form.


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Parent Summary page (Nov., 2021)




Index Table:  TRIZ Sites in Finland

Site Code


Site Name

Site Domain URL



Roles of site

FI-01 □T, A ←□ LUT University (Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT)  https://www.lut.fi/

fi (Finland)

fi (Finnish), en (English)

(d1) Universities, (d6)Dedicated education courses,


□T, A ←△  QKK (Quality Knowhow Karjalainen)  https://www.laatutieto.fi/

fi (Finland)

fi (Finnish)

(e5) Training organizations, (e4) Consultants, (f6) Software/tool/application sellers


□T, ○□A ← □△  Viima   https://www.viima.com/

fi (Finland)


 (e10) Software/Tool services (free or charged), (e4) Consultants, (e2) Software/tool developers, (a1) Dedicated for information sending,

FI-04 ー ← □   Erasmus+ (EU programme for education, training, youth and sport) : ECMT+ (Entrepreneurship and Communication in Multicultural Teams) https://erasmus-plus.ec.europa.eu/projects/search/details/2016-1-FI01-KA203-022743

fi (Finland)


(d5) Research projects
FI-05 ー ←□△ Innovaatiopalvelu.fi : TRIZ

(Not found)

fi (Finland) fi  




 Site Descriptions : TRIZ Sites in Finland

location= Finland,  language= English, Finnish
Keyword: TRIZ OR "Systematic Innovation"
Toru Nakagawa  Jun. 2, 2021


FI-01  ;  □ T,A ←□  ;    LUT University (Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT)  ;  https://www.lut.fi/ ; Location: fi  (Finland) ; Language: fi (Finnish), en (English)   ; 
Roles of site:  (d1) Universities,   (d6)Dedicated education courses,

From Wikipedia:  LUT University is a Finnish public research university which was established in 1969.   LUT University is a University of Technology, meaning that the institution specializes its academics and research in the fields of engineering and technology. The university also has a school of business and a department of social sciences. LUT University specializes in renewable technology, clean water and energy, combatting climate change and finding sustainable engineering solutions. There are 1,237 staff members and 7,110 undergraduate and graduate students in the university.  ...

[Note (TN, Jul. 29, 2023):  LUT University has Master's Programme (2 years) in "Global Management of Innovation and Technology".   Professor Leonid Chechurin leads this course and does research especially in TRIZ.  Search in the University website gives 36 hits for TRIZ (mostly articles in conferences, journals, and books), 19 hits for Chechurin & TRIZ, and 83 hits for Leonid Chechurin.]   


FI-02  ;  □ T,A ←△  ;   QKK (Quality Knowhow Karjalainen)  ;  https://www.laatutieto.fi/ ;   Location: fi  (Finland) ; Language: fi (Finnish)  ; 
Roles of site:  (e5) Training organizations, (e4) Consultants, (f6) Software/tool/application sellers

About us : ... Quality Knowhow helps you and your company to achieve top quality:   by organising in-house and external quality training in almost all areas of quality engineering;   by organising specialised public courses and seminars on the most popular topics;   disseminating best-selling quality engineering books and software;   providing quality demonstration tools.
Quality Knowhow Karjalainen Ltd's training courses and certificates are highly regarded. The owner of the company, trainer DI Eero E. Karjalainen has been a quality professor and has taught quality management and quality techniques at numerous universities and polytechnics. He has over 40 years of experience in quality training.


FI-03  ;  □T, ○□A ← □△  ;   Viima   ;   https://www.viima.com/ ;   Location: fi  (Finland) ; Language: en  ; 
Roles of site:  (e10) Software/Tool services (free or charged), (e4) Consultants, (e2) Software/tool developers, (a1) Dedicated for information sending,

Top page :   Incredibly Powerful Innovation Platform.  Easy-to-use. Flexible. Scalable. Start a free trial, and see how Viima can help you innovate more. -- Want to Grow, Cut Costs, or Build New Business?  That's What Top Innovators Do. And with Viima, You Can Become One. --
Here's How It Works. (1) Collect:  Viima makes it effortless for you to gather ideas from employees, customers, and other stakeholders. (2) Develop:  Viima makes it easy to refine ideas, pick the right ones to work on, and then implement. All together with your team. (3) Analyze:  Viima helps analyze your innovation processes to see how you're doing, as well as to find & eliminate bottlenecks.  (4) Scale:  Top innovators scale their efforts organization-wide. Automate routines & make success repeatable.

[Note (TN, Jul. 30, 2023):  Viima developes a software platform for cooperative innovation having the process mentioned above.  The platform service is available for free (for teams just getting started) and with charges (for startups and enterprise wide). The website provides a variety of Guides & tool kits, Infographics & other downloadables, Tools, templates & processes, and Webinars.  It also has rich contents of case studies  and blogs (especially on Innovation Management).  This software/platform must be applicable and useful together with a wide range of innovation methods, including TRIZ.]



FI-04  ;  ー ← □  ;  Erasmus+ (EU programme for education, training, youth and sport) : ECMT+ (Entrepreneurship and Communication in Multicultural Teams) ;  https://erasmus-plus.ec.europa.eu/projects/search/details/2016-1-FI01-KA203-022743 ; Location: fi  (Finland) ; Language: en  ; 
Roles of site:  (d5) Research projects

Note (TN: Jul 30, 2023):  ECMT+ was a cooperative research project under Erasmus+ program.   It started in Sept. 2016 and completed in Aug. 2019.   Its coordinator was Karelia University of Applied Sciences  (Finland) and 7 partner universities joined from Belgium, Czechia, Finland, France, Germany, Poland, United Kingdom.  The original website http://www.ecmt-plus.eu/ is not available any longer.  In the website of EU's Erasmus+ program, the ECMT+ project is included only as a form of Summary, and its various documents (shown with URLs) are not available as a matter of facts.  Thus this website has been decided to discard in the Worrld WTSP Catalogs.


FI-05  ;  ー ←□△ ;  Innovaatiopalvelu.fi : TRIZ  ;   https://www.innovaatiopalvelu.fi/triz/ ;  Location: fi  (Finland) ; Language: fi  ; 
Roles of site:

[Note (TN: Jul 29, 2023)  The website is not found.  One possibility may be University of Helsinki : Innovation Service, but the search for TRIZ or triz in the website returnd 0 results.  Thus this website is discarded in the World WTSP Catalogs.]


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Last updated on Oct. 22, 2023.     Access point:  Editor: nakagawa@ogu.ac.jp