Anna Valtonen
Department of Design

Anna Valtonen

Professor

Contact information

Mobile phone
+358505922317
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Professor Anna Valtonen is the Vice President of Art and Creative Practices at the Aalto University. She was appointed Dean of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture in April 2014. Valtonen was a member of the Aalto University Board in 2008–2014. Valtonen is also a board member in Aarhus School of Architecture. Before Aalto University she was the Rector of the Umeå Institute of Design at Umeå University. In 2007, Valtonen was awarded her doctorate in Art and Design in the former University of Art and Design Helsinki, where she has also been a researcher and a board member. In 1997–2009, Valtonen worked in different positions at Nokia, the last one being Head of Design Research & Foresight.

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Design
Jan 2017

Ornamo Golden award

Award or honor granted for academic career
Department of Design
Jan 2018

Medal of Honor of the The Swedish-Finnish Cultural Foundation

Publications

School Services, ARTS

Luova talous ja aineettoman arvon luominen kasvun kärjiksi

Publishing year: 2017

Designing Universities of the Future

Publishing year: 2016 Proceedings of DRS2016
School Services, ARTS

How Has Interaction Design been Perceived by Industrial Designers?

Publishing year: 2014 Proceedings of DRS 2014
School Services, ARTS

Investigating the Changing Relation Between Consumer and Designer in Post-Industrial Design

Publishing year: 2014 Proceedings of DRS 2014
Not published at Aalto University

Proceedings of DRS 2014: Design's Big Debates

Publishing year: 2014
Not published at Aalto University

Companion to DRS 2014: Design's Big Debates

Publishing year: 2014
Not published at Aalto University

Design

Publishing year: 2013 Educational Technology
Not published at Aalto University

Yours or mine? Role sharing between Industrial Design and Interaction Design

Publishing year: 2012 Proceedings of the Design Research Society (DRS) 2012 Conference
Not published at Aalto University

Design

Publishing year: 2012 The Journal of Design Strategies
Not published at Aalto University

Design eller forskning – eller båda två?

Publishing year: 2012 Design Research Journal