Board of BioCity Turku

Members of the board of BioCity Turku and Turku Bioscience Centre


Klaus Elenius, University of Turku (chairman)
Jessica Rosenholm, Åbo Akademi University (vice-chairman)
Patrik Henelius, Åbo Akademi University
Pekka Hänninen, University of Turku
Sari Mäkelä, University of Turku
Cecilia Sahlgren, Åbo Akademi University
Juha-Pekka Salminen, University of Turku
Kalle-Antti Suominen, University of Turku
Hongbo Zhang, Åbo Akademi University
Asta Laiho, University of Turku (representing the staff of Turku Bioscience Centre)
Lasse Leino, DelsiTech Ltd (representing Turku bioindustry)

Riitta Lahesmaa, University of Turku (presenting official)
Maija Lespinasse, BioCity Turku coordinator (presenting official)

Board memos are available here since 2015, and with English summary since 3_2020.

The most important decisions are made by the joint board of BioCity Turku and the Turku Bioscience Centre. The members of the board are nominated for a three-year term by the rectors of University of Turku and the Åbo Akademi University.

The scientific director of BioCity Turku is the chairperson of the board. In addition to the representatives from the universities, there is one additional member representing Turku bioindustry. The coordinator of BioCity Turku and the director of the Turku Bioscience Centre present the affairs for decision making.



BioCity Turun ja Turku Bioscience Centren – Turun biotiedekeskuksen johtosääntö

Instruktion for BioCity Åbo och Turku Bioscience Centre – Åbo biovetenskapscentrum