Pre-conference events Cumulus Rovaniemi 2019

Espoo, Helsinki, Hämeenlinna, Lahti, Finland
May 27-28, 2019

Pre-conference events before the Cumulus conference Rovaniemi 2019 Around the campfire: Resistance and Intelligence hosted by the University of Lapland, Finland on May 29 – June 1, 2019.
The conference info at https://www.cumulusrovaniemi2019.org/

May 27, 2019
ESPOO – AALTO UNIVERSITY
FULLY BOOKED

CHANGE THE GAME
Aalto University welcomes Cumulus Rovaniemi 2019 conference guests to taste the university a bit and make friends with people of the institution under the umbrella of the landscape of arts, design and architecture as the starting point for any future conversation. Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business.
We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future.

VENUE
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
Room: F101
Address: Otaniementie 14, 02510 Espoo, by metro a roughly 12 min ride e.g. from Helsinki central railway station or its nearby Kamppi shopping center in the direction Tapiola or Matinkylä to Aalto University metro stop.
https://www.aalto.fi/campus/campus-maps-and-getting-to-otaniemi

SCHEDULE
13-13.10 Welcome & Intro to Aalto University,
Dean School of Arts, Design and Architecture Mr. Tuomas Auvinen
13.10-13.20 Art and Creative Practices in Aalto strategy,
Vice-President on Art and Creative Practices Professor Mrs. Anna Valtonen
13.20-13.50 Aalto University and its Otaniemi Campus Development,
Vice-President on Campus Development Professor Mr. Antti Ahlava
13.50-14.10 About Research, Art and Impact assessment,
Vice-Dean of School of Arts, Design and Architecture Professor Mr. Turkka Keinonen
14.10-14.30 Discussion
14.30–15.00 Coffee break
15.00-16 Increase and Inspire Your Knowledge – Short-Stop-Drop-Off of presentations of number Aalto ARTS researchers
16.00 Aalto ARTS Väre building Guided Tour
17.00-18.00 On Foot; The guided tour in Aalto University Otaniemi Campus; optional (separate registration to the guided campus tour).

The campus is located in Espoo city, located west of Helsinki, easy access by metro from Helsinki, is part of the Finnish capital region. Architect Alvar Aalto’s most famous work in Espoo is the Otaniemi campus, now known as Aalto University. Originally known as Helsinki University of Technology, the campus was inspired by American college campuses and realised as their Finnish counterpart by Aalto. The region is under constant expansion, being close to Helsinki, but Aalto’s works remain in their original use.
Take good shoes with you for this tour. Info e.g. https://visit.alvaraalto.fi/en/destinations/espoo/
https://www.aalto.fi/school-of-arts-design-and-architecture
https://www.aalto.fi/

The host reserves the right to adjust the program.
Follow conference website and Cumulus e-News to register and any update on the program.
Any questions; Mrs Jonna Utriainen at Jonna.utriainen(at)aalto.fi
Registration is closed now. The event is fully booked.

May 28, 2019
HELSINKI – METROPOLIA UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES

Tue 28th May 2019, 10am-15pm
Extending Design Realities – Technologies for urban participation and resilience

Sessions:
– Keynote(s) + joint discussion on XR opportunities for design and urban resilience
– Presenting AU Hackathon outcomes
– Exhibition of AU case cities & preliminary results and related Metropolia’s student projects
– Social Mingle in Helsinki XR Center Showroom
– Campus tour in Metropolia Arabia Campus

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
FI 00079 Metropolia, Finland (visiting address: Hämeentie 135D, Helsinki)

More Information:
Päivi Keränen
Project Manager
paivi.keranen@metropolia.fi
Augmented Urbans https://www.augmentedurbans.eu/

Merja Kosonen
merja.kosonen@metropolia.fi
Head of Degree Programme in Design https://muotoilu.metropolia.fi/en/home/

May 28, 2019
HÄMEENLINNA – HÄME UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES
We wish all the CUMULUS guests welcome to HAMK Design at Häme University of Applied Sciences in Hämeenlinna city (Just one hour drive from Helsinki ).
You will have the chance to get acquainted with the design education in glass and
ceramics, footwear and fashion design and with our new ideas of sustainable and smart design.

Programme 28.5.2019
10.00 Arriving to Hämeenlinna and Häme University
10.30 – 12.30 Presentation of Design Education
Glass and ceramics, footwear and fashion design – new ideas of sustainable and smart design
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 15.00 Opportunity for discussions on possible cooperation with HAMK Design education
15.00 An opportunity to explore the sights of the Hämeenlinna city
We will help you with the timetables from Helsinki to Hämeenlinna and from
Hämeenlinna to Helsinki and Rovaniemi.

More Information:
Mr. Juha Laurikainen
Head of Degree Programme in Design
juha.laurikainen@hamk.fi
Design Education in Häme University of Applied Sciences, Hämeenlinna, Finland

May 28, 2019
LAHTI – LAHTI UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES
The event will takk place on LAMK’s brand new campus in Lahti.
E-mail us at pre-conf@lamk.fi

See the program leaflet here preconf cumulus Lahti May 28

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