Meeting the network: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd & Kaj Helin

The series to get to know the people who are part of EuroVR Association continues.
For this edition we are please to introduce one of our corporate members: VTT

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is the leading research and technology company in the Nordic countries. With 73 years of experience they use research and knowledge to develop new smart technologies, profitable solutions and innovative services.

VTT has already exploited VR/MR/AR and participatory design for some 25 years in order to design and evaluate high-investment products. The main goal of using the VR/MR/AR environment is to provide all designers and stake holders, including workers, a possibility to experience their future workplaces and/or influence their design.


Smart Tram Ecosystem – VTT Research project


Kaj Helin is a Principal scientist in virtual engineering area and Certified Project Manager and manages the mixed reality facilities in VTT Tampere. He joined EuroVR Association since its founding, in 2010 and currently holds the position of Executive committee member.





“My motivation for joining EuroVR was to be part of a network of people who are interested in topics such as Virtual and Augmented Reality. I am also interested in participating to common H2020 proposals and be a part of the annual EuroVR conference.”