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Participatory Budgeting

Participatory Budgeting Project in Helsinki City Library was carried out with Avanto Insight Oy, Emobit Oy and Sitra in 2013. The participants got to decide how to use 100 000 € for developing the library. The project was first ever participatory budgeting project in Finland and was initiated from my and my colleague Roberto Corsini’s…

Helsinki Culture Centre Service Concept

I work as a Service Design Lead in a large design project aiming to re-model and conceptualize local culture centres in Helsinki (Malmitalo, Vuotalo, Stoa, Kanneltalo). As a chairman of our working group, I am in charge of creating collaboration between different services (libraries, education centre, culture, and youth services) and accomplishing a new collaboration with…

Malmi Library Renovation

I produced a new renovation and service plan to be executed in 2016-2017 in Malmi Library. The project was based on finding funding to make some major adjustments in the service possibilities of the library space. The outcome was to enhance the role of literature in the space, making it easier to find interesting books…

Place for a game

Pelin paikka (Place for a game) was a 2-year service design project to promote and enhance gaming as a culture and library service in Helsinki City Library. The project included training, events, gamification, and service design and resulted in new services such as a wide selection of board games and a structure how digital and physical…

Library Friends

I worked as a coordinator both in Central Library friends -project in 2014 and leading the Library Friends customer board in 2016. My role was to design and implement how to collaborate with customers and which methods to use in order to gather ideas, experiences, and stories. We used for example workshops, service paths, group…