365 Wellbeing project published

The 365 Wellbeing project will shape wellbeing in 12 projects that will be implemented in multicultural groups spanning different scientific fields. The groups will see Master-level students, researchers and experts from Aalto University’s Department of Design working together with the cities of Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen and Lahti. Also involved will be a large group of collaborating bodies, including the Institute of Design at Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Eindhoven University of Technology and the National Institute for Health and Welfare.

The Aalto University project 365 Wellbeing is part of the World Design Capital 2012 programme. 365 Wellbeing is one of Aalto University’s spearhead projects related to the design capital year.

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Photo from the left: Jari-Pekka Kola, Kirsikka Vaajakallio, Tjhien Liao, Katja Soini, Sandra Vinã, Turkka Keinonen, Kirsi Hakio.

Wellbeing and happiness as policy drivers – how cities can get the best out of design for social innovation

25.08. / 09:30 – 11:30

John Thackara will give a lecture and facilitate discussion for 365|Wellbeing participants on: “Wellbeing and happiness as policy drivers – how cities can get the best out of design for social innovation”

Time: 25.8 klo 9:30 – 11:30
Location: Aalto University School of Art and Design, room 6088.
Register by email: jari-pekka.kola@aalto.fi

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