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Research seminars, Spring 2022

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Jan 20 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Sarri Nykänen The Effect of Exogenous Critical Events on the Mobilization of Digital Social Movements
Jan 21 12:00 Zoom Dissertation Joosef Valli Cognition, Complexity, and the Financial Crisis: The Federal Open Market Committee’s Search for a Monetary Policy Strategy
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Feb 3 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Frank Martela Functions of managers in a self-managing organization
Feb 4 12:00-17:00 PhD Workshop – Qualitative Comparative Analysis Prof. Kalle Lyytinen Comparative studies and qualitative comparative analysis (QCA)- A Tutorial
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Feb 10 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Research Frontier Seminar Prof. Kalle Lyytinen Meta-Human Systems

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Feb 11 12:00-16:00 Zoom Dissertation Lauri Pietinalho

 

Toward an Organizational Theory of an Ontology of Possibility

Custos prof. Esa Saarinen

Feb 17 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Tiina Ahva When does Corporate Political Activity Become Ideological? A Nordic Bank’s Threat to Move its HQ
Mar 3 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Riitta Rönnqvist Why Victims Blame and Praise: A Model of Assisted Layoff Victims´ Attributions of Fairness and Responsibility
Mar 24 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Elena Fadul Entrepreneurial Teams: What is the Role of Intuition in the Founding Team Formation Process?
Apr 14 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Tomasz Mucha
Beyond MLOps: The Lifecycle of Machine Learning-based Solutions
May 19 12:15-13:00 Aquarium & Zoom Research Frontier Seminar Prof. Aleksios Gotsopoulos
Industry Cycles vs. Attention Cycles: The Effects of Shifting Public Attention

 

Research seminars, Fall 2021

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Sep 2 13:00-14:00 Zoom Research Frontiers Prof. Charlotta Sirén A story well told – How communication shapes the fate of venture ideas
Sep 9 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Prof. Kimmo Karhu Platform externalities: Beyond the N in network effects
Sep 23 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Xabier Barriola Did the MillerCoors Joint Venture Strengthen the Craft Beer Revolution?
Oct 5 17:00-18:30 Zoom Research Frontiers Seminar How to Win with Platform Strategy | Aalto University

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Oct 7 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Aracely Soto-Simeone
Oct 14 13:00- 14:00 Aquarium & Zoom Research Frontiers Prof. Ryan Krause Leading the board in a crisis: Directive board chair leadership, competitive simplification, and firm performance during covid-19
Oct 28 Zoom RUSKA 2021
Nov 4 12:15-13:00 Hybrid (Aquarium & Zoom) Brown Bag Seminar Henni Tenhunen Common methodological problems in OM research
Nov 11
12:15-13:00 Hybrid (Aquarium & Zoom) Brown Bag Seminar Tom Olsson When project outcomes matter: governance of complex defence system projects in a military organization
Nov 25
12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Tomasz Mucha Managing Firm Resources at the Digital Technology Frontier: The Case of Finland’s Artificial Intelligence Accelerator
Dec 9 12:15-13:00 Hybrid (Aquarium & Zoom) Brown Bag Seminar Elena Fadul Mid-term review presentation

 

Research seminars, Spring 2021

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Feb 4 16:00-17:00 Zoom Visiting Scholar Prof. Kalle Lyytinen Digitization and Phase Transitions in Platform Organizing Logics: Evidence from the Process Automation Industry
Feb 11 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Barbara Buckhard The discretion to be all in! A meta-analysis of the effects of CEO overconfidence on strategic risk taking and firm performance
Feb 18 (free)
Feb 25 Winter break
Mar 4 12:15-13:15 Zoom Research Frontiers Prof. Marina Biniari Employees’ time valuation differences and innovation implementation within organizations
Mar 11 (free)
Mar 18
12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar
Mar 25
(free)
Apr 1 Easter week
Apr 8 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Timo Moilanen & Prof. Markku Maula Pioneering advantage: Testing generalizability across industries and time using a machine learning based approach
Apr 15 (free)
Apr 22 12:00-16:00 Zoom Doctoral Defence Jere Lehtinen External stakeholder engagement in complex projects
Apr 29 (free)
May 7 12:00-16:00 Zoom Doctoral Defencer Timo Punkka The bottom-up agency in driving institutional change: A case study in a corporate environment
May 13 Ascension day
May 20 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Marianna Heiska and Prof. Markku Maula CEO Personality and the short-term vs
long-term M&A performance
May 27 12:15-13:00 Zoom Research Frontiers Prof. Kari Tanskanen Information processing pathways to resilience: A case study on grocery supply chain response actions to the COVID-19 pandemic

 

Research seminars, Fall 2020

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Sep 3 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Anna Lukkarinen Secondary market listings in equity crowdfunding: The missing link
No seminars
Oct 1
15:00-16:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Monica Masucci, Lecturer at University of Sussex The role of human capital in the international corporate venturing process
Oct 8 12:00-16:00 Zoom Doctoral Defence Peter Kenttä A grammar of interactional wellbeing in organizational settings
Oct 15 Fall break
Oct 22 Morning Zoom RUSKA IV
Oct 29
No seminar
Nov 5
12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Jane Seppälä AI tools in strategic search: Alleviating and aggravating local search
Tue  Nov 10 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Tomasz Mucha Artificial intelligence platforms – A new research agenda for digital platform economy
Nov 19 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Juri Mattila Blockchain systems as multi-sided platforms
Nov 26 12:15-13:00 Zoom Research Frontiers Seminar Johanna Ylipulli, Academy Research Fellow at Aalto University, Department of Computer Science Digital inequalities in smart cities
Dec 3 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Nooa Nykänen The impact of COVID-19 on business: Mapping the dynamics of organizational crisis response
Dec 10 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Alireza Jaribion Rise of Hackathons: The Case of Junction
Dec 17 14:15-15:00 Zoom Brown Bag Seminar Lauri Pietinalho Situationalizing authority: Organizational balancing between managerial and employee discretion in less hierarchical organizing

Research seminars, Spring 2020

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Jan 9 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Jukka Holkeri
Outsourcing of aviation technical services – literature and case studies
Jan 16 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Tua Björklund

Early-career engineers’ innovation efforts

Jan 23 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Frank Martela Modern corporations as constrained oligarchies: The power dynamics between the elite and employees in organizations
Jan 30 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Marina Biniari
Motivating Corporate Entrepreneurial Effort: Champions, Followers, and How Innovation Climate
Feb 6 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Jaakko Siltaloppi Integrating CSR with business strategy: A tension management perspective
Feb 13 12:15-13:15 3186 Brown Bag seminar Prof. Kelley Packalen Down the Slippery Slope: Moral Disengagement and Academic Integrity’s Grey Areas
Feb 20 Winter break
Feb 27 13:00-14:15 TU-5 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Morten Huse Changing research and reality about Women on Boards
Mar 5 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Euiju Jeon & Prof. Markku Maula The Progress Towards Understanding the Tensions in Corporate Venture Capital: A Systematic Review
Mar 12 No seminar (Juri Mattila’s seminar has been postponed to May 28)
Mar 19 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag seminar Prof. Juha Uotila The microfoundations of entrepreneurial ecosystems: The case of the Helsinki region
Mar 26 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag seminar Tuomo Eloranta & Outi Vanharanta Googlifying R&D work – A narrative lens to the role of technological interdependencies in organizational change
Mar 31 (Tue) No seminar (Prof. Masucci’s seminar has been postponed to June 4)
Apr 2 13:00 Zoom Doctoral defence Heli Nissilä Pursuing legitimacy for solar energy – essays on temporality and collective spaces in nascent fields
Apr 9 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag seminar Shan Gao Digital Transformation in Asset-Intensive Industries: Systemic Constraints and Synchronized Change
Apr 16 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag seminar Eero Aalto On becoming a firm: Microhistorical analysis of strategy-making practises during radical strategic change
Apr 23 No seminar (Johanna Ylipulli’s seminar has been postponed to fall 2020)
Apr 29 12:00 Zoom Doctoral Defence Jesse Karjalainen Strategic networks: On the intertwinedness of network structure and resources
Apr 29 14:00-15:00 Q&A Session Tomi Kauppinen Thoughts and tips for online learning & courses
Apr 30 Wappuaatto
May 5 18:00 Zoom Doctoral Defence Otso Hannula Knowledge co-creation in design games: Conversation analysis of an interorganizational design game session
May 7 12:15-13:15 Zoom Research Frontiers seminar Karlos Artto Karlos’ research interests and the value maximization paper
May 14 12:15-13:00 Zoom Brown Bag seminar Prof. Karl Wennberg Explaining the Diffusion of Covid-19 transmission mitigation policies in OECD Countries
May 20 (Wed) No seminar (Lauri Pietinalho’s seminar has been postponed to fall 2020)
May 28 No seminar (Juri Mattila’s seminar has been postponed until further notice)
June 4 No seminar (Monica Masucci’s seminar has been postponed to fall 2020)
June 11 No seminar
June 18 No seminar (Olli Kupiainen’s seminar has been postponed to fall 2020)

Research seminars, Autumn 2019

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Sep 5 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Staff scientist Kunal Bhattacharya
Group formation: experiment and modelling of human agent cooperation
Sep 12 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Kari Jalonen Using topic modeling to explore ideologies in city management
Sep 19 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Pekka Töytäri Business transformation towards value-based exchange
Sep 26 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Jaakko Kujala Value creation in project alliances – system dynamic approach
Oct 3 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers Seminar Prof. Natalia Vuori Organization innovation as patterns of emotion regulation actions
Oct 10 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Satu Rekonen The role of designers in advancing the adoption of design thinking practice in organization
Oct 17 Fall break
Oct 24 RUSKA – TUTA Research Day
Oct 31 12:15-13:15 3186 Brown Bag seminar Marianna Heiska Acquisition performance in short- and long- terms – Top-manager personality effects
Nov 7 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Tomasz Mucha Catching the Next Technology Wave: Adoption of Artificial Intelligence Technologies by S&P500 Companies
Nov 14 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Sarri Nykänen Configurations of social movement mobilization for market regulation
Nov 21 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Chethana Dharmawardane Feasibility of automatic daily forecasting for grocery: an empirical study
Nov 28 12:15-13:15 TBD Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Jukka Luoma Reflexive modeling
Dec 5 Eve of Independence Day
Dec 12 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Riitta Rönnqvist Disidentification process(es) during assisted layoffs

 

Research seminars, Spring 2019

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Jan 17 9:00-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Ph.D. Rosemary Francisco and Prof. Amarolinda Klein, Unisinos University Knowledge Workers on the move: Understanding how they use Mobile
ICT to create and share Knowledge
Jan 24 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Esko Hakanen Three conceptual approaches to innovation: A meta-analysis of an article-based dissertation
Jan 31 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. of Practice Risto Sarvas Strategy for the Information Networks Programme: social impact!
Feb 7 12:00-13:30 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Maurits Kaptein, JADS research, Tilburg University Sequential learning for personalization
Feb 14 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Robert Van der Have When is openness faster? How breadth in external collaboration and complexity affect firms’ speed of innovation
Feb 21 Winter holiday
Feb 28 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Satu Rekonen Design-driven digital transformation: Case ABB Marine Pilot Projects
Mar 7 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Tuomo Eloranta Driving Collaborative Virtual Idea Development With Hard Cash: Smart or Harmful?
Mar 14 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Matti Vartiainen Future Competences
Mar 21
12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar  Eero Aalto The best defense is a good offence: Incumbent’s institutional strategies to align market and regulatory categories
Mar 28  12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Tom Olsson Moving towards digitalization of teaching: Cases from university teaching
Apr 5 PRODEKO seminar
Apr 11 12:15-13:15 Learning Hub Atrium, 1st floor Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Michael G. Jacobides, London Business School Ecosystems – its origin and future place in management research
Apr 18 12:15-13 3186 Brown Bag seminar Catharina Gylling Organizational identity in a changing organization
Apr 25 12:15-13 3186 Brown Bag seminar  Joosef Valli Connecting the interconnected
May 2
Wappu week
May 9
12:15-13 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Docent Marja Toivonen Human-centered digitalization and services
May 16 12:15-13 3186 Brown Bag seminar Juri Matinheikki Toward a middle range theory of agency in inter-organizational relationships: A systematic literature review
May 23 12:15-13 3186 Brown Bag seminar Hani Tarabichi Hummus in raging times: Institutional change and the rise of multiple logic
May 29 12:15-13 3186 Brown Bag seminar Julia Bodner, INSEAD The effect of structural form and employee mobility on post-merger performance
June 3 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Andrew Shipilov, INSEAD Neither Markets nor Hierarchies of the 21st Century: Integrating Research on Inter-Organizational Networks and Ecosystems
June 10 12:15-13:30 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Kalle Lyytinen, Case Western Reserve University Human agency in the age of autonomous tools

 

Research seminars, Autumn 2018

Date Time Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Sep 6 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Frank Martela What makes self-organizing possible? – From bureaucratic to self-managing organizations with the help of intrinsic motivation and psychological safety
Sep 13 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Shan Gao Digital Transformation in Asset-intensive Businesses: Lessons Learned from the Metals and Mining Industry
Sep 20 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Pardeep Maheshwaree Better the devil you know than the devil you don’t: The role of board ties in outsider CEO selection
Sep 27 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Petri Parvinen Selling and monetizing data
Oct 4 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Hanna Timonen The performing paradox of technologically-mediated sales meetings: Navigating tensions in the visibility of work
Oct 11 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Naser Hossein Motlagh IoT as a Tool: Enabling Comfort and Energy Efficiency for Buildings
Oct 18 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Roxana Turturea Persuasion in Reward-based Crowdfunding
Oct 25 Sannäs Manor, Porvoo RUSKA – TUTA Research Day
Nov 1 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Markku Maula Status Multiplicity in International Business: Performance Effects of Local Status and Institutions in Cross-Border Venture Capital
Nov 8 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Outi Vanharanta Innovativeness contested – discrepancies between managerial ideals and employee identities
Nov 15 12:15-13:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Ulriikka Järvihaavisto Driving Growth Through Engagement – The Google Way to Ecosystem Governance
Nov 29 12:15-13:45 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Nicolai J. Foss, Bocconi University The myth of the bossless company: Why management still matters?
Dec 13 12:15-13:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Riitta Smeds How to facilitate inter-organizational transformation? Reflections based on SimLab’s research

 

Research Seminars, Spring 2018

Jan 12 12:15-13:15 1021-22 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. of Practice Timo Seppälä Value chains, platforms, and blockchains
Jan 19 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Henni Tenhunen Emotion segmentation in healthcare
Jan 26 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Zeerim Cheung Changing Criteria for Internal Legitimacy and the Internationalization Process
Feb 2 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Emma Nordbäck Shared leadership coordination in global teams
Feb 9 9:15-10:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Markus Fitza, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management How much do national institutions matter for variance in firm performance?
Feb 16 Brown Bag seminar canceled
Feb 23 Winter holiday
Mar 2 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Joosef Valli Complexity, Cognition, and the Search for a New Strategy
Mar 9 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar  Mervi Vuori Dyadic perspectives to supplier integration
Mar 21 (Note: Wed)
9:15-10:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Docent Miika Linna Value-based decisions in social and health care using register data
Apr 6 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Olli Halminen Risk of elderly nursing home admission: individual and system-level factors
Apr 11 (Note Wed) 9:15-10:15 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Senior lecturer Muthu de Silva, Birbeck University of London Institutional Entrepreneurial Opportunities: A Synthesis and a Research Agenda
Apr 20 9:15-10:00 3186 Brown Bag seminar Tuukka Kostamo Accounting for leadership agency
Apr 27 Dipoli PRODEKO seminar
May 3 (Note Thu)
10:00-11:00 3186 Research Frontiers seminar Associate Prof. Brent Goldfarb, University of Maryland Revisiting the Categorical Imperative: Securities Analysts and the Illegitimacy Discount: Zuckerman (1999)
May 4
9:15-10:15  3186 Research Frontiers seminar Assistant Prof. Timo Vuori Change Analytics: How Data-Analytics can Improve Organizational Change Implementation
May 9  9:00-10:30  3186 Brown Bag seminar Jere Lehtinen Mid-term progress seminar on projects and stakeholders
May 18 9:15-10:00  3186 Brown Bag seminar Eui Ju Jeon Performance Implications of Vacillating between Exploration and Exploitation: Evidence from Corporate Venture Capital Investing
May 22 9:00-11:00 3186 Presentation Skills Workshop Facilitated by Christa Uusi-Rauva  and Yulia Guseva Welcome to get tips on pitching your course or research project. We will record two short videos of each participant presenting, both before and after the feedback.
May 25  9:15-10:15 Research Frontiers seminar Associate Prof. Thomas Lechler, Stevens Institute of Technology Value Creation Through Innovation Research Program: Decision Maker and Firm Perspectives
May 29 (Note: Tue) 10:15-11:15 Research Frontiers seminar Prof. Richard Calvi, Savoie University Broadening the scope of New Product Development: 20 years of research in Early Purchasing Involvement

 

Research Seminars, Autumn 2017

Date and Venue Type of event Presenter Topic
Nov 3, 12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Jere Lehtinen Stakeholder Management Practices in Complex Product Systems: To engage, or not to engage stakeholders?
Nov 10, 12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Siavash Khajavi Operations management of additive manufacturing: a forward-looking perspective
Nov 17 Brown Bag seminar canceled
Nov 24, 12:15-13 Research Frontiers seminar Assistant Prof. Marina Biniari
Dec 1, 12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Mikael Öhman Scheduling flexibility: Introducing a scheduling buffer in aircraft line maintenance
Dec 8, 12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Peter Kenttä Towards the study of history-making
Dec 15, 12:15-13 Brown Bag seminar Suvi-Tuuli Helin Situational Analogies in Strategizing: Longitudinal Single Case Study from Management Consulting