16.2. Multicultural Helsinki metropolitan area 

Senior Researcher Pasi Saukkonen (City of Helsinki): Migrants and their children at risk of marginalisation in the Helsinki metropolitan area

Docent at University of Helsinki & Senior Researcher at Migration Institute of Finland Marja Tiilikainen: Raising children of Somali descent in Toronto and Helsinki

16.3. Social relations in the digital urban 

Professor of Sociology Ilkka Arminen (University of Helsinki): Digitalization of social relations

Researcher Jukka Hirvonen (City of Helsinki): Digital exclusion

13.4. Municipal elections and the mayoral model of the city of Helsinki 

Postdoctoral researcher Markku Harrinvirta (University of Helsinki): Building urban democracy: Management reform of the City of Helsinki

Commentator: University researcher Emilia Palonen (University of Helsinki).

15.9. Urban Aesthetics

Research Fellow Sanna Lehtinen (Aalto University): Why do we need to talk about beauty
Leading Specialist Henna Helander (City of Helsinki): Beauty in the City – is there Space for Architecture?

20.10. Ageing Cities

Postdoctoral Researcher Tiina Laatikainen (Aalto University): What is a supportive environment for active ageing?
Senior Researcher Hanna Ahlgren-Leinvuo (City of Helsinki): Low income and poverty in the ageing population

17.11. City and the State

Professor Sami Moisio (University of Helsinki): The state and urbanization
Director Timo Cantell (City of Helsinki): Urbanization and the City, case Helsinki

15.12. Night­time cities

Docent & Project manager Giacomo Botta (University of Helsinki): Dancing in the Dark: Researching the Helsinki COVID Night
University teacher Michail Galanakis (Aalto University): Dark Nightlife: are you wary too?

Commentator: Night liaison Salla Vallius (City of Helsinki)

25.2.2020 Participatory Budgeting 

University Researcher Mikko Rask (University of Helsinki): OmaStadi participatory budgeting: Insights on urban developments from the submitted proposals

Researcher Nina Ahola (City of Helsinki): OmaStadi participatory budgeting and the results of the vote

 

17.3. Urban Aesthetics

Postdoctoral Researcher Sanna Lehtinen (University of Helsinki): Why do we need to talk about beauty?
Leading Specialist Henna Helander (City of Helsinki): Beauty in the City – is there Space for Architecture?

14.4. Ageing Cities

Postdoctoral Researcher Tiina Laatikainen (Aalto University): What is a supportive environment for active ageing?
Senior Researcher Hanna Ahlgren-Leinvuo (City of Helsinki): Older people in Helsinki

19.5. City and the State

Professor Sami Moisio (University of Helsinki): The state and urbanization
Director Timo Cantell (City of Helsinki): Urbanization and the City, case Helsinki

24.9. Sustainable City
 

Associate professor  Leena Järvi (University of Helsinki): Atmospheric perspective on sustainable city
Senior Statistician Marjo Kaasila (City of Helsinki): From Agenda to Action. The Implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals in Helsinki

29.10. Immigration and Education
 

Senior Researcher Laura Ansala (Helsingin kaupunki): Age at Arrival, Parents and Neighborhoods: Understanding the Educational Attainment of Immigrants' Children
Tutkijatohtori Anna-Maija Niemi, Osallisuus ja tuen käytännöt moninaisessa koulussa
 

19.11.  Gender Equality in Urban Environment
 

Researcher Mervi Patosalmi (City of Helsinki): Gender impact assessment and gender responsive budgeting in the City of Helsinki

 10.12. Monialainen hyvinvointi
 

Asiantuntija Ville Nieminen (Kuntaliitto), Hyvinvointiennakoinnin erilaiset skenaariot 2030

 

 

12.3.2019 Suomen ja Helsingin seudun aluekehitys
 

Host: Helsingin kaupunki (kaupunkitutkimus ja -tilastot -yksikkö)
Järjestelmäpäällikkö Pekka Vuori, Suomen ja Helsingin seudun aluekehitys uusimpien väestöennusteiden valossa

16.4.2019  Asuminen ja kaupunkilaisten kokemukset
 

Host: Urbaria, University of Helsinki
Urbaria postdoc Teemu Kemppainen, Threshold values and tenure mixing: residents' point of view

14.5.2019  Work and Helsinki Region

Host: City of Helsinki
Tamás Lahdelma, Re­searcher, Job-switch­ing pat­terns in know­ledge-in­tens­ive in­dus­tries within the Helsinki-Uusimaa Re­gion

11.6.2019 Kaupungit innovaatioalustoina

Host: The Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities (Kuntaliitto)
Tuula Jäppinen, Kaupungit innovaatioalustoina. Innovaatiobarometrin pohjoismainen vertailu

25.9.2018 Lähiöelämää
 

-Professor Matti Kortteinen: The Research Community and the Significance of Interaction
-A short introduction of the organizing institutions
-Ph.D. Candidate Lotta Junnilainen, Public Housing Neighborhoods – Communal Villages or Disorganized Hellholes?

9.10.2018 Maahanmuuttajien integraatio ja työllisyys
 

Host: City of Helsinki
Ph.D. Anu Yijälä and MA and MEd Tiina Luoma, The Importance of (In)adequate Employment for Immigrants’ Well-Being and Adaptation in Finland: A Qualitative Study

30.10.2018 Koulujen segregaatio
 

Host: Urbaria, Helsinki Institute of Urban and Regional Studies (University of Helsinki)
Assistant Professor Venla Bernelius, Segregated Schools? Immigration, Youth & Education

13.11.2018 Asumisen hinta
 

Host: Urban Research and Statistics Unit, City of Helsinki
Senior Researcher Oskari Harjunen, Effects of Property Taxes on House Prices and Time on the Market (co-authored with Teemu Lyytikäinen and Tuukka Saarimaa)

27.11.2018 Kaupungin asukkaidensa näkökulmasta
 

Host: The As­so­ci­ation of Finnish Local and Re­gional Au­thor­it­ies
Head of research Marianne Pekola-Sjöblom and Director of research and development Jenni Airaksinen: Finnish Cities from two perspectives. How do Citizens and Decision-Makers see their Cities? A Comparative Analysis. Results from ARTTU2

11.12.2018 Liikkuminen ja saavutettavuus kaupungeissa
 

Host: Urbaria, University of Helsinki
Postdoctoral Researcher Henrikki Tenkanen, Analysing Urban Mobility and Accessibility Using Big Data