Turo Uskali, Finnish Perspective - Interfacing Innovation Brussels

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Turo Uskali, Finnish Perspective - Interfacing Innovation Brussels

  1. 1. Finnish Perspective… by Dr. Turo Uskali Interfacing Innovations Brussels 21.4.2009
  2. 2. Testing, pioneering period: 2004-2005 <ul><li>2004 Finland launches innovation journalism program: first course for professional journalists; first academic research project </li></ul><ul><li>2005 Finland launches world’s first innovation journalism course for undergraduate students </li></ul>November 2005 @ University of Jyväskylä
  3. 3. Testing, pioneering period: 2006-2007 <ul><li>2006 Finland Launches National Innovation Journalism Fellowship Program (Sitra). First Finnish fellows to Stanford program. </li></ul><ul><li>2007 First National Association, Finjo (Finnish Society for Innovation Journalism). </li></ul>November 2008 @ Helsinki Press Club
  4. 4. Establishing period 2008-2012 Education <ul><li>Three Finnish Injo Fellows (mid-career journalists) to Stanford program /Year </li></ul><ul><li>Budget 700 000 euros </li></ul><ul><li>http://stipendiblogi.fi/ </li></ul>February 2009 @ Stanford
  5. 5. Academic Research 10/2008 – 12/2010 <ul><li>Global Innovation Journalism -research project </li></ul><ul><li>Joint-venture: University of Jyväskylä, University of Tampere, and Turku School of Business/Futures Research </li></ul><ul><li>Co-operation between Stanford, Oxford, and other world leading research universities, and researchers </li></ul>Dr. Vilma Luoma-aho February 2009 @ Stanford
  6. 6. Academic Research 10/2008 – 12/2010 <ul><li>Planned outputs: Research articles, a textbook, new tools for journalists </li></ul><ul><li>Budget 1 milj. euros </li></ul>
  7. 7. Alumni activities : Finjo <ul><li>Trips, visits, lectures and meetings </li></ul>September 2008 @ Helsingin Sanomat Foundation
  8. 8. Innovation journalism awards - since 2007 <ul><li>Professor </li></ul><ul><li>Yrjö Neuvo decided </li></ul><ul><li>Jukka Perttu/ </li></ul><ul><li>Helsingin Sanomat </li></ul><ul><li>(2009): Cristal and </li></ul><ul><li>3000 euro </li></ul>April 2009 @ Helsiki Media Fair
  9. 9. Next: First Nordic Seminar on Innovation Journalism: <ul><li>Weathermen of Future? </li></ul><ul><li>The Role of Journalism in Understanding Technological and Social Innovations </li></ul><ul><li>Friday September 25th 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>University of Helsinki, Main Building </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Many thanks! </li></ul><ul><li>More info: turo.i.uskali@jyu.fi </li></ul>

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