Upcoming dissertation defence: Louna Hakkarainen

Lic.Sc. Louna Hakkarainen will defend her dissertation ‘Caring for Technology: Evolving Living Lab Collaboration’ on Wednesday 21 June 2017.

The dissertation seeks to understand the potential of living lab platforms to tackle the challenges related to health care and elderly care. It takes a closer look at a smart floor that was developed in close collaboration with care professionals in a four-year living lab project that took place in a public nursing home in Finland.

  • Where: Lecture hall 822, School of Art, Design and Architecture, Hämeentie 135 C Helsinki
  • When: 21.06.2017 at 12:00
  • Opponent: PhD, director Hannele Hyppönen, National Institute for Health and Welfare
  • Custos: prof. Sampsa Hyysalo, Aalto University Department of Design

The lectio will be held in English and the discussion will be in Finnish.

More information: design.aalto.fi/en/current/events/2017-05-23-002