Anna Valtonen

Professori
Professori
A803 Dept. Design

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.

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Contact information

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Honors and awards

Ornamo Golden award

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

Medal of Honor of the The Swedish-Finnish Cultural Foundation

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

Knight, first class, of the order of the White Rose of Finland

Award or honor granted for academic career Leadership and LS Support Services Dec 2019

Publications

Assessment Committee Report on Research in Industrial Design Engineering 2013-2018 Delft University of Technology

Jan Dul, Hua Dong, Willem Haanstra, MariAnne Karlsson, Tek-Jin Nam, Gu van Rhijn, Anna Valtonen, Sven Laudy 2021

Pro Arte Utili: Monialainen yhteistyö menestyksen perustana

Helena Hyvönen, Pekka Korvenmaa, Ossi Naukkarinen, Martti Raevaara, Pekka Saarela, Yrjö Sotamaa, Anna Valtonen 2021

Pro Arte Utili: Multidisciplinary Collaboration - The Key to Success

Helena Hyvönen, Pekka Korvenmaa, Ossi Naukkarinen, Martti Raevaara, Pekka Saarela, Yrjö Sotamaa, Anna Valtonen 2021

Developing a Culture of Change and Creativity

Anna Valtonen 2021 Pro Arte Utili: Multidisciplinary Collaboration - The Key to Success

Muutoksen ja luovuuden tiellä

Anna Valtonen 2021 Pro Arte Utili: Monialainen yhteistyö menestyksen perustana

Approaching Change with and in Design

Anna Valtonen 2020 She Ji: The Journal of Design, Economics, and Innovation

Luova talous ja aineettoman arvon luominen kasvun kärjiksi

Anne Brunila, Timo Argillander, Karola Baran, Teemu Brunila, KooPee Hiltunen, Virpi Immonen, Mikael Jungner, Tanja Jänicke, Lauri Kaira, Riitta Kaivosoja, Risto Kuulasmaa, Jari Perkiömäki, Annamaija Saarela, Hannu Saha, Jari Salokoski, Marco Steinberg, Erik Strömberg, Petra Tarjanne, Anna Valtonen 2017

Designing Universities of the Future

Anna Valtonen 2016 Proceedings of DRS2016

Companion to DRS 2014: Design's Big Debates

Johan Redström, E. Stolterman, Anna Valtonen, H. Wiltse 2014