Us

MDI Team

Sini-Maaria Ahtinen

Expertise
Regional development
GIS
Statistics

Janne Antikainen

Expertise
regional development
municipalities
regions
public administration

Sara Anttila

Expertise
Urban development
Public administration
Workshops
Nordic countries
Communication

Rasmus Aro

Expertise
Demographic development
Migration
Demographic projections
Regional development
Regional differences

Timo Aro

Expertise
Migration
Demographic development
Regional development
Vitality
Pori

Benjamin Heikkinen

Expertise
Regional development
Evaluation
Rural development
Programmatic development
Structural funds

Marjo Honkaranta

Expertise
Communication
Interaction
Finnish language

Sebastian Hovi

Expertise
Rural development
EU structural funds
Project activities
Cross-border cooperation

Ahmed Khary

Expertise
Statistics
Economy
Labour economics
Data visualisation

Valtteri Laasonen

Expertise
Industrial and innovation policy
Network-like development
Knowledge management
Vitality
Impact assessment

Anna Laiho

Expertise
Regional development
Demographic development
Regional vitality
Surveys

Kaisa Lähteenmäki-Smith

Expertise
Phenomenon-based steering
Systemicity
Welfare
Vitality

Samuli Manu

Expertise
Public administration
Public governance
Steering
Studies and research
Cultural programmes

Minna Mayer

Expertise
Employment
Welfare
Youth
Environment

Nanna Nieminen

Expertise
Municipal development
Municipal strategy
Welfare
Inclusion

Juho Nyman

Expertise
Impact studies
Employment and labour market policy
Innovation and industrial policy
Skills needs of the workforce and continuous learning
EU Regional policy

Sari Pitkänen

Expertise
Evaluation and research reports
Employment policy
Social policy
Welfare

Sinikukka Pyykkönen

Expertise
Public administration
Programmatic development
Evaluation

Sari Rannanpää

Expertise
Evaluation
Programmatic development
Rural development
EU

Tommi Ranta

Expertise
Strategy and futures work
Network-like development
Business and vitality work
Reforming regions

Henrika Ruokonen

Expertise
Knowledge-based management
Scenario work
Networks
Strategies
Innovation environments

Kirsi Siltanen

Expertise
Regional development
Multisectorality
Equality
Culture

Janne Sinerma

Expertise
Structural changes
Regional development
Rural development
Regional resilience

Ilppo Soininvaara

Expertise
Urban development
Urban policy
Urbanisation
Futures

Satu Tolonen

Expertise
Regional development
Knowledge-based management
Statistics
Maps

Iina Tunkkari

Expertise
Strategies
Municipalities
Communication

Mikko Valtakari

Expertise
Impact assessment
Employment and labour market policy
Innovation and industrial policy

Jani Varjonen

Expertise
Economy
Statistics
Data

Maria Yli-Koski

Expertise
Sustainable development
Effectiveness
EU
Expertise
Industries
Welfare
Employment

Advisors

Kuvassa Eero Holstila.

Eero Holstila

Expertise
Urban Policy
Vitality of regions
Art and culture

Timo Hämäläinen

Expertise
Urban policy
Urban development
Civic participation
Analytical thinking
Communication

Chris Smith

Expertise
Health
Welfare
Europe and EU
Futures
Public policy
NPM
SGI