The Steering Group is responsible of inter-programme coordination and planning of HIIT's activities. The present members are as follows:
- professor Samuel Kaski, Director of HIIT
- professor Patrik Floreen, Vice Director of HIIT
- professor Petteri Kaski, Programme Director, ADA
- professor Petri Myllymäki, Programme Director, CI
- professor Jussi Kangasharju, Programme Director, SN
- professor Giulio Jacucci, Programme Director, NS
The secretary of the Steering Group is Dr Ella Bingham, Research Coordinator. In addition, Dr Pirjo Moen, Research Coordinator, attends the meetings.