Seminar series

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Creative Technologies series of talks brings the community together to discuss timely topics, generate new ideas and create new connections.  

The hybrid event takes place on the Aalto University campus in Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland. International guests are invited to participate online through high-quality streaming. The program combines a 65 – 75 minute online event, followed by a networking event for speakers and on-campus participants after the presentations.

Upcoming talks spring 2023:  

2 March 2023 | 14.00–16.00 | AI and Creativity
Otso Lähdeoja (University of the Arts Helsinki) | Peter Dalsgaard (Aarhus University)

30 March 2023 | 14.00–16.00 | Knowledge, belief and otherness
Laura Beloff (Aalto University) | Joshua Sofaer (

4 May 2023 | 14.00–16.00 | Generative AI for Creativity
Jaakko Lehtinen (Aalto University) | Aaron Hertzmann (Adobe Research)

1 June 2023 | 14.00–16.00 | Theme: TBC
TBC (Aalto University) | Horst Hörtner (Ars Electronica)

Event venue: Hybrid event stage in the Harald Herlin Learning Center (Otaniementie 9). 

Watch recordings from the past talks here.

The Creative Technologies seminar series collaborates with the Aalto Digital Creatives pre-incubator program which aims to help creative industry students, researchers and practitioners on their path towards entrepreneurship.

The seminar series is partly funded by: