I got acquainted with the internet rather late, in 1995 when I arrived in Helsinki and began to work at a university. Years before that I had been playing with a little programming… Read More »The changing of the history while you watch
Current education program kills creativity because children need to switch from one subject matter to another in a too short time. This is disastrous for creativity as there is no time to digest… Read More »Why current education program kills creativity
In 2008 I began teaching again at TAIK, now Aalto University and this time the course Dynamic Visualization 2. The course consists of 2 parts: Dynamic Visualization 1 (from September till December) Dynamic… Read More »Dynamic Visualization 2 – 2008-2017 – MediaLab@TAIK & AALTO
In the year 2001 I gave a short lecture at TAMK (Tampere Polytechnic) about the history of Information Visualization. The objective was to show that InfoViz was not a new discipline but rather… Read More »Information Visualization Historical overview slides – 2001
May 2, 2017 The notes and references of material used in the 3rd Ajatus workshop at Aalto university Today, May 2nd 2017, I gave a pretty interesting lecture and workshop on what ideas… Read More »Ajatus – ideas, what are they and where do they come from
A workshop at Aalto University on intuition, ideas, creativity and how this relates to the body-mind interaction. At the hand of examples of scientific and government experiments we go through the recent history of how humans have the potential to retrieve information beyond the sole use of the 5 senses.
In September 2016 I got an email from Aalto University’s Department of Arts. Would I like to give a workshop on how to get ideas? In the follow-up phone call we spoke about… Read More »Ajatus or Idea – a 4 hour workshop at Aalto
Wednesday morning I arrived around 9:30 at the Estonian Business School, 30 minutes before the workshop or lecture would start. Luckily it was warm inside as on the way from the hotel to… Read More »Lecture/workshop at the Estonian Business School