TuKoKe, or Tutki-Kokeile-Kehitä (Research, Experiment, Develop), is a competition for children and youth aged 4–20 who are interested in science and technology. Participants can enter the competition with a study, a project or an invention in any discipline, either individually or as a group. Participation in TuKoKe is free of charge. TEK organizes the TuKoKe competition every year together with Development Centre Opinkirjo.
Unikorni Entrepreneurship Competition
TEK and Ekonomit organise the Unikorni Competition for students, where the goal is to find terrific new business ideas with commercial potential. The finalists get to spar with top mentors before an exciting final where they get to present their ideas in front of a jury consisting of famous angel investors – Shark Tank style.
Millennium Technology Prize
The biannually awarded Millennium Technology Prize is the world’s largest recognition for a technological innovation. The Prize is awarded by Technology Academy Finland (TAF). TEK is a founding member of the foundation that awards the Millennium Technology Prize.