Basic Information

Overview

The international ICT Summer School is held every year in August. It gives you an excellent opportunity to enhance your knowledge on different areas of information and communication technology, and at the same time explore Finland, meet new people, and expand your network internationally.

Thank you to all participants of ICT Summer School 2019! 

ICT Summer School will be organized again in 2020, August 3 - 28. Programme will be published in April-May 2020. 

Programme  

ICT Summer School programme consists of several intensive courses (3-5 ECTS credits). You can participate in one or more courses. Programme 2019 is listed below, but the course offering varies every year. Programme for August 2020 will be published in April-May 2020. 

Course descriptions

Please read the course descriptions before you enrol and notice that some courses may have previous knowledge requirements. 

Course descriptions 2019

 

Course offering 2019 (subject to change)

Course name and credits

Course code 

Time 

Classroom

Max. participants

Teacher

1st week: 5 - 9 August 2019

Calibration of Measurement Devices and Data Evaluation
(3 ECTS)

TX00DC44-3003

5 - 8 August
Mon - Thurs 
09:00-13:00

 MMB243 24 Prof. Dr. Jörg Hoffmann & Mr. Werner Trentmann, Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Design of Safe and Reliable Systems (3 ECTS)

TX00DB89-3003

5 - 9 August
Mon - Fri 
09:00-13:00

MMB324  24 Prof. Dr. Norbert Jung and Marcel Hasler (M.Sc.), University of Applied Sciences, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, Germany

Digital Signal Processing
(5 ECTS)

TX00CQ62-3005

5 - 16 August
Mon - Fri
09:00-13:00

NB! Course continues until 16 August

 MMB235 50

Prof. Dr. Manfred Jungke, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Image Processing with MATLAB (3 ECTS)

TI00CJ15-3005

5 - 9 August
Mon - Fri
13:00-17:00

  MMB253  24 Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Aoki, National Institute of Technology, Tokyo College, Japan

Introduction to Japanese Language & Culture (3 ECTS), group 1

TI00CJ45-3007

5 - 9 August
Mon - Fri 
13:00-17:00

MMC304 30  

Prof. Takeda Tsunemi,
Invited Lecturer, Tokyo, Japan

Algorithms in Graph Theory
(3 ECTS)
 

TX00DU27-3001

5 - 9 August
Mon - Fri 
17:00-21:00

 MMB349 24  Koos van Tubergen, Inholland University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands

Introduction to Smart Environments (3 ECTS)

TX00DU07-3001

5 - 9 August
Mon - Fri 
17:00-21:00

  MMC344.1  18

Prof. Dr. Martin Orehek, Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany

2nd week: 12 - 16 August 2019

Systematic Innovation with Design-Thinking and Cross-Industry Innovation (3 ECTS)

TX00DU04-3001

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri 
09:00-13:00

MMC304  25 Dr. Christian Köhler, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft des Saarlandes, Germany

Progressive Web App (3 ECTS)

TX00DU06-3001

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri
09:00-13:00

MMB348  20 Dr. Benoît Boucart, HOWEST (University College West Flanders), Belgium

Introduction to Embedded Android Programming
(3 ECTS) 

TX00DB92-3003

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri
09:00-13:00

 MMC344.1  24

Dr. Shinji Chiba, National Institute of Technology, Sendai College, Japan

Introduction to Japanese Language & Culture (3 ECTS)
group 2

TI00CJ45-3008

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri 
13:00-17:00

  MMC306

30  

Prof. Takeda Tsunemi, Invited Lecturer, Tokyo, Japan               

Introduction to Machine Learning (3 ECTS) TX00DB91-3003

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri 
13:00-17:00

  MMC314  24 Prof. Dr. Akihiro Yamashita, National Institute of Technology, Tokyo College, Japan

Wireless Indoor Location Technologies (3 ECTS)

TX00DU26-3001

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri
13:00-17:00

  MMB324  24 Prof. Hideyuki Kobayashi, National Institute of Technology, Sendai College, Japan

Introduction to Voice Interfaces
(3 ECTS)

TX00DT98-3001

12 - 16 August
Mon - Fri
17:00-21:00

MMC304  30 Prof. Dr. Gudrun Socher, Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany

3rd week: 19 - 23 August 2019

Introduction to Software Engineering (3 ECTS)

TX00DT51-3001

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri
09:00-13:00

 Monday: MMA118 Tuesday - Friday: MMB249 30 Dalė Lukšaitė, Kaunas University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania

Robotic Arm Project (3 ECTS)

TX00DT61-3001

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri 
09:00-13:00

  MMB244 24 Takashi Linzbichler, FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, Austria

Principles of Fuzzy Logic and Applications to Science and Engineering (3 ECTS)

TX00DU16-3001

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri
09:00-13:00

  MMB253.1

Except on Wed 21 August: classroom MMB332

24 Dr. Samuel Morillas Gómez, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain

Cryptocurrencies, Digital Currencies for the Future? (3 ECTS) 

TX00DU21-3001 19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri 
09:00-13:00
MMC304  30 Harald Drillenburg, Inholland University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
Home Automation with ESP 8266 Workshop (3 ECTS) TX00DT60-3001

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri
13:00-17:00

MMB244  20 Wolfram Becker, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany

The High Tech Start-up – Building an Idea, Refining the Idea and Taking it to Market
(3 ECTS)

TX00DT53-3001

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri
13:00-17:00

  MMC306 40 Siva Ramamoorthy, Honorary Associate, University of Sydney Business School, Australia

SQL and Relational Databases
(3 ECTS)

TT00VI04-3002

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri 
13:00-17:00

  MMB249 24  Frank Brandse, Inholland University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
Disruptive Changes Based on New Work and Coworking
(3 ECTS)
TX00DT99-3001  

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri 
17:00-21:00
(time updated on 15 May)

  MMB244  20 Prof. Dr. Simon Werther, Stuttgart Media University, Germany
Introduction to the Internet of Things Using Raspberry Pi and AWS IoT (3 ECTS) TX00DO25-3002  

19 - 23 August
Mon - Fri
17:00-21:00

  MMC304  24 Xing Liu, Ph.D., Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Canada

4th week: 26 - 30 August 2019

Mobile App Development Using React Native (3 ECTS) TX00DT52-3001  

26 - 30 August
Mon - Fri
17:00-21:00

MMA125   40 Xing Liu, Ph.D., Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Canada

 

Campus

In 2019, ICT Summer School courses were held in Metropolia Myyrmäki campus in the city of Vantaa. The campus address is Leiritie 1, 01600 Vantaa.

Caféteria in Myyrmäki campus

Location on map


 

Registration for the courses

Registration for the ICT Summer School 2020 courses starts in May 2020. The registration time will be announced in March 2020. Registration method depends on your background: 
 

Metropolia degree students

  • Enrol for the courses in OMA
  • Courses are a free of charge for Metropolia degree students.
  • Contact person: mira.myllarinen(at)metropolia.fi

Students from foreign Partner Institutions

  • Enrolment by email: tiina.piipponen(at)metropolia.fi
  • Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Check the list of Partner Institutions

Students from 3AMK partner schools: Laurea UAS and Haaga-Helia UAS 

  • Courses are a free of charge for Laurea and Haaga-Helia students.
  • Each course has a certain amount of places reserved for Laurea and Haaga-Helia students. Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Detailed 3AMK registration instructions will be published before registration time starts. 

Students who do not study in Metropolia or any partner institution (i.e. Open University students)

  • Students who do not study in Metropolia or any partner institution can enrol for Summer School courses through Metropolia Open UAS. Open UAS study fee is 15 euros/1 credit. 
  • Each course has a certain amount of places reserved for Open UAS students. Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
  • Please check the Open UAS website for more information.
  • Detailed registration instructions will be published before the registration time starts.
  • Open university contact information: avoinamk(at)metropolia.fi
     

Contact information

ICT Summer School is organized by Information Technology Degree Programme.

General questions

General questions related to ICT Summer School, please contact:

Mira Myllärinen
Programme coordinator
mira.myllarinen [at] metropolia.fi

Interested in teaching in ICT Summer School?

We are constantly looking for new teachers with their favourite topics to join our team of ICT Summer School teachers.

If you are interested to hear more about opportunities, do not hesitate to contact:

Dr. Antti Piironen
Head of ICT Summer School 
antti.piironen [at] metropolia.fi