Organisation

The Heureka Science Centre is a non-profit-making organization. Its activities are managed by the Finnish Science Centre Foundation. The Finnish Science Centre Foundation is a broadly based co-operation organisation that includes the Finnish scientific community, education sector, trade and industry, and national and local government. The ten background organisations of the Foundation support, develop and actively participate in the activities of Heureka.

The Foundation’s highest body is the Board. Members of the Board are appointed by the Council. Heureka’s facilities and property are owned by the real estate company Kiinteistö Oy Tiedepuisto, whose shares are exclusively owned by the City of Vantaa. Everyday activities are the responsibility of Heureka’s CEO assisted by a management team and other staff.

 

The Finnish Science Centre Foundation

  • Aalto University
  • Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions
  • City of Vantaa
  • Confederation of Finnish Industries, EK
  • Federation of Finnish Learned Societies
  • Ministry of Education and Culture
  • Ministry of Employment and the Economy
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Trade Union of Education in Finland
  • University of Helsinki

Organisation

The Finnish Science Centre Foundation    

Delegation: Kaarle Hämeri, Chairman, Governing Board: Kimmo Kiljunen, Chairman, Mikko Myllykoski, CEO, Ari Kurenmaa, Director of Finance and Administration, Heli Ainoa
, Communication Director.

Heureka’s Companies  

Heureka Overseas Productions LTD Oy
Mikko Myllykoski, Chairman of the Board

Science Shop Magneetti Oy
Mikko Myllykoski, Chairman of the Board
Päivi Astrén, Managing Director