Aalto Digital Creatives call is now open!

The programme seeks applicants from a creative industry background. The application period for our fifth programme is 1.1.2024 to 14.2.2024, and the programme will run from March to June.

Aalto Digital Creatives 5th call open - Aalto Startup Center

About Aalto Digital Creatives

Aalto Digital Creatives supports students, researchers, and practitioners in creative industries on their path toward entrepreneurship by running a pre-incubator program and an annual Art & Tech competition.

Ten to fifteen teams or individuals are accepted to the ADC pre-incubator program twice a year. The program lasts for thirteen weeks. It is led by experts from the Aalto Startup Center and Aalto Studios.

The call for new projects is now open!

The application period is open from January 1st until February 14th, 2024.

  • Applicants need to have a background in the creative industries and an idea for a business where creativity meets digital technology.
  • 13-week program for transforming early-stage ideas into viable business models.
  • For creative industry students, researchers, and practitioners.
  • The teams work on-site in Otaniemi.

If you have any questions about the program, please get in touch at

More information about Aalto Digital Creatives is on the specific website about the project: