New award for School as a Service project

The School as a Service project, in whose conceptual development I took part as Group X’s member during my time at Aalto University (2014-18), has recently been awarded with one of the prizes at Human City Design Award 2019 in Seoul Design Week. More information can be found here…

Challenging the City Scale: Human Cities final publication

The book Challenging the City Scale: Journeys in People-Centred Design, published by Birkhäuser Verlag, is the final result of the Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale 2014-2018 European project, where 12 partners from 11 European cities have developed strategies and tools to activate public spaces through bottom-up initiatives. Edited by…

Human Cities Challeng the City Scale 2014-2018 Investigation

Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale 2014-2018 / Investigation, published by Cité du design Saint-Étienne, is the result of the collaborative research work made from the case studies collected by the European partners participating in the project, including Aalto University representing Helsinki. The publication includes an article by some members…

Sharing playfulness – Human Cities Helsinki 2017

Find in the next link the summary of the past Human Cities Helsinki 2017 group of events held in September: Sharing Playfulness – Human Cities Helsinki 2017. Other stories of the cities involved in the project can be found filtering by category or city here.

Presentation at Mid-Autumn Festival in Espoo

Next Thursday September 14th I will do a presentation on School as a Service in Aalto City at the Mid-Autumn Festival 2017 in Espoo, within the forum Sustainable Solutions for Urban Challenges, an annual forum for Finnish and Chinese businesses to meet and network in a ward and informal…

Presentation at NET Forum Finland 2017 in Helsinki

Next Thursday September 14th I will do a presentation on the School as a Service concept at NET Forum Finland 2017, a forum on education to be held in Wanha Satama, Helsinki.

Human Cities Helsinki 2017 exhibition and workshop

In September 2017 Group X representing Aalto University, Helsinki partner in the Human Cities network, welcomes the other partners from ten European cities to a unique international creative event “Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale/Helsinki 2017” featuring an exhibition and a collaborative workshop as part of Helsinki Desing Week 2017….

Human Cities / Ljubljana 2017 Public Spaces for Local Life

This week I will participate in the event Human Cities / Ljubljana “Public Spaces for Local Life” on behalf of Aalto University-Helsinki team and together with my colleagues at Group X, in order to explore the shared values in diversified urban communities as a foundation for participatory provision of…

School as a Service Quality Innovation Award 2016

The project School as a Service (SaaS) where I contribute, developed conceptually by Group X at Aalto University Department of Architecture in collaboration with the City of Espoo, has been awarded with the Quality Innovation Award 2016 in the category of Education. More information about the prize here.

Final review Service Logic in Architecture studio course

Next Friday December 9th at 9:30 we will have the final review of the studio course at Master’s level Service Logic in Architecture at Aalto University Department of Architecture (Miestentie 3, seminar room 220). Basing on the School as a Service case in Otaniemi, Service Logic in Architecture course…