program-2012

August, 29, Wednesday

EDUCATION IN DESIGN  
 
19:00 Opening of Finnish design days in Moscow. Welcome of Hannu Himanen, Ambassador of Finland to Russian Federation and Heikki Martela, president of Martela company.  

19:15

 

Lecture of Tuula Teeri, president of Aalto University (Helsinki).

The topic:  ”Creative encounters of design, technology and business” 

20:30

 

 

 

Round-table discussion under the umbrella of Aalto University and its professors Mikko Koria (School of Economics) and Marjo Mäenpää    (The School of Art, Design and Architecture). Among the guests are Ejia Salmi, the general secretary and Christian Guellerin, president of Cumulus, International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media; Eugene Asse, Dean of Architecture School MARCH; Alexander Avramov , director of British Higher School of Design;   Moscow Architectural Institute, Academy of Art n.a. S.G. Stroganov, etc.

 
August, 30, Thursday
SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE 
 

19:00

 

 

Lecture of Pasi Mattila, director of educational company Finpeda, the initiator of the national program "Future School of Finland". 

 

20:00

 

 

Lecture of Jussi Palva and Väinö Nikkilä , partners of Finnish architect bureau Verstas Architects, engaged in designing school spaces.

 

21:00

 

Round-table discussion on the topic "School Education: the challenge of tomorrow" with the participation of directors and professors of Moscow schools, community of innovative educational organizations Shkolkovo, innovation center Skolkovo etc.

 
August 31, Friday
CONTEMPORARY FINNISH DESIGN  
 
10:00
Workshop "Clever working environment" held by Jari Inkinen, a partner and a leading architect of the Gullstén-Inkinen Design & Architecture and Savo Veli-Matti, vice-president of Martela. 
13:00 Press-conference of Finnish design days partners in Finnish Embassy
19:00 Lecture of Mitya Harshak, designer, founder and chief editor of Projector magazine.

19:20

Lecture of Mirkku Kullberg, CEO of Artek.

20:00

Lecture by Anne Stenros, vice-president in design of KONE.

20:40

Lecture of Petteri Kolinen, design director of Martela. 

21:20

Lecture of Pekka Timonen, executive director of the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012.