When: 15 November | 15.30–17.00 |
Where: Dipoli, Kaleva Hall | Otakaari 24, Espoo
Conflicts caused by people can be solved by people. But what does it take
to ensure peace? How can we create open dialogue?
You are warmly welcome to join us at this year’s Ahtisaari Days, 15 November,
at Aalto University to meet Nobel Peace Laureate and President Martti
Ahtisaari. A panel discussion in English on possibilities to design peace will
follow, featuring experts on water management, social computing, and
collaborative design, as well as CMI Chairman of the Board Alexander Stubb.
15.30 Welcoming words by President Ilkka Niemelä, Aalto University
Interview with President Martti Ahtisaari and Artistic Director
Marko Ahtisaari, Helsinki Festival, by Communications Director
Elina Lehtinen, CMI (in Finnish)
Aalto University student case presentation on working with Stanford
University Peace Innovations Lab (in English)
Ahtisaari Days going towards year 2019
16.10 Panel discussion: Designing Peace (in English)
Postdoctoral researcher Claudia Garduño García, Design Department,
Postdoctoral researcher Matti Nelimarkka, Department of Computer Science,
Chairman of the Board Alexander Stubb, CMI
Professor Olli Varis, Department of Built Environment, Aalto University
Moderator: Piia Kuosmanen, Paragraaffi
Ahtisaari Days is held yearly in November to help young people learn and practice
conflict resolution, peace mediation and reconciliation. This year’s host city is Espoo and
the public event, open to all, will be held at Aalto University.
We look forward to seeing you at the event!