The International LUMA StarT Gala 2021

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak The International LUMA StarT Gala 2021 will be held online on Wednesday 9th of June 2021 klo: 14:30-15:30 (EEST: UTC+3). 

You can join the gala via this link. During the gala, it is possible to participate in the conversation via chat.

The StarT Gala is a memorable award ceremony organized annually to celebrate the joy of learning in StarT. At the same time we will be all learning together at LUMAT Research symposium. The 11th LUMAT Research symposium will be organized on 9-10.6.2021. All are welcome! In the gala the top three project teams will be awarded with the International LUMA StarT Award and top three best practices with the International LUMA StarT Education Award (read more about the awards here).  

The International LUMA StarT Gala 2021 programme:

  • Welcoming words 
  • Publics favourites
  • International LUMA StarT 2021 Awards
  • International LUMA StarT Education 2021 Awards
  • Final words 

Everyone is invited!

You are warmly welcome to participate and watch the livestreaming together with participants from around the world.


The winners of the International LUMA StarT Awards and Education Awards 2018 and Olli-Pekka Heinonen, the Director General of the Finnish National Agency for Education


StarT Galas in previous years

In 2020 the StarT Gala was organized online for the first time.

In 2019 the StarT Gala was held in Finland in Jyväskylä.