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Tervetuloa! Welcome!

Dear all,

Welcome to the Nordes PHD Summer School 2014.

Our keynote speakers are arriving. You are here with your very exciting topics of research. We are all looking forward to four days of intense debate.

We will meet you at Miestentie 3. Please come to the Department of Media, on the 4th floor. We will be waiting with your badge in room 413.


Staff at Dept. of Media, Aalto School of Arts, Design and Architecture

Presentation schedule

During the summer school, all of the doctoral candidates taking part will give a 15 minute presentation of their work. After each presentation there will be a 15 minute discussion on the topic.

Find out more about the other participants and their thesis here!

Schedule of the presentations:

Monday Aug 18, 15:30 – 17:00
Michail Kouratoras
Tania Rodriguez-Kaarto
Peter Dirk Conradie

Tuesday Aug 19, 11:00 – 13:00
Majken Kirkegaard Rasmussen
Ariana Amacker
Judith Marlen Dobler
Kumaripaba Miyurusara Athukorala

Tuesday Aug 19, 14:00 – 15:30
Camilla Groth
Asta Raami
Anna Trapenciere

Wednesday Aug 20, 11:00 – 13:00
Teresa Macchia
Janis Garancs
Jacek Smolicki
Tomohiro Sakaguchi

Wednesday Aug 20, 14:00 – 15:30
Samir Bhowmik
Ema Agura
Vappu Kantola

Thursday Aug 21, 11:00 – 12:30
Hanna Niemi-Hugaerts
Yichen Lu
Andreas Benker

Thursday Aug 21, 14:00 – 15:30
Kozo Furuta
Reha Dişçioğlu Şen
Daniel Kade



List of Participants

To prepare yourself for fruitful discussions during the summer school, do go and see the confirmed list of participating doctoral candidates here!

Behind each link you will find more information about the participants and their work.

Keynote by Kumiyo Nakakoji

Our latest addition to the program of the summer school is a keynote by Professor Kumiyo Nakakoji from Unit of Design, Center for the Promotion of Interdisciplinary Education and Research, Kyoto University, Japan.

Read more here!


August is already here – only a couple of weeks until the Summer School starts!

See the finalized schedule of the week here. The week’s program consists of keynotes, discussions and presentations by participating doctoral candidates.