| 28.01.2020

Cross-border scientific cooperation brings the President of Estonia to Hanken 

The President of the Republic of Estonia, Kersti Kaljulaid, will be promoted to honorary doctor at Hanken School of Economics in a solemn ceremony on February 6, 2020. 

President Kaljulaid is a strong advocate for digitization and has been at the forefront of digitization in Estonia's public administration. The result has been smoother communication with public offices as well as large savings. 

Digitization is one of Hanken's areas of high potential in both research and teaching. Hanken therefore chose to promote President Kaljulaid for her work to create an efficient, equal and functioning society where digitalisation supports social development. 

President Kaljulaid's promotion will take place in connection with the Hanken Partner Assembly on February 6, 2020.