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Paula Pennanen

Senior Project Manager, M.Sc. (Tech.)

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Paula is working a Senior Project Manager at Spinverse, focusing in EU and Horizon 2020 related activities.

Before joining Spinverse, Paula worked in consulting the social and healthcare sector in Finland and the Nordics. She has gained experience in improving the productivity, effectiveness, and quality of service delivery systems supported by the analysis of operational data.

At Spinverse, Paula’s recent projects have included for example the EU project Pepticaps, a 4 M€ RIA project that developed and validated a new family of safe, stimuli-responsive nano-capsules, the ECSEL JU project APPLAUSE that drives new technology in advanced packaging for photonics, optics and electronics, and providing consultant support for the CleverHealth Network – an ecosystem for digital health innovations. Paula has helped customers acquire millions of euros of EU and national funding, and sparred numerous companies on their path to new sustainable business.

Paula acquired her M.Sc. in Aalto University, where she majored in Industrial Engineering and Management and minored in Energy Systems and Economics for Communities. She is fluent in English and German, due to attending the German School in Helsinki.

In her spare time, Paula enjoys dancing, sailing, live action roleplaying, and sewing.

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Public sector

VTT finds Spinbase an excellent tool to identify suitable funding

Technical Research Center (VTT) experts in European Commission Programmes team are specialised in scouting for suitable EU-funded calls to find funding for the VTT research projects. Isab...

Public sector

How Tampere University revolutionised their process of finding the suitable funding opportunities for future projects

Spinbase is a tool developed by Spinverse to ease the complex task of finding the most suitable EU funding instrument for various R&D projects and at the same time, for identifying th...

ICT & Security

Pan-European consortium brings supercomputer service to Finland

As a result of a successful and highly competitive bid by the LUMI (Large Modified Modern Infrastructure) consortium of 8 European countries and EU, CSC datacenter in Kajaani, Finland, wi...