Karlos Artto

Professori
Professori
T307 Dept. Industrial Engineering and Management

Dr. Karlos Artto is a professor of project business at the Aalto University School of Science. He is leading the Project Business research group (PB). Karlos Artto’s long experience in working in industry, and his several research projects with global firms and domestic organizations provide a strong empirical basis for his academic achievements. His publications include more than 200 academic papers, book chapters and books on project business and on the management of project-based firms. He belongs to several editorial boards (including International Journal of Project Management, Project Management Journal, and International Journal of Managing Projects in Business). He has supervised 176 master’s theses and several doctoral dissertations.

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Areas of expertise

Honors and awards

Teacher of the year

Teacher of the year 2001 appointed by the Student Union of Helsinki University of Technology HUT.
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus urasta Tuotantotalouden laitos Jan 2001

Teacher of the year 2002 and 2006

Appointed by the Student Guild of Industrial Engineering and Management at HUT.
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus urasta Tuotantotalouden laitos Jan 2006

Highly Commended Paper winner, the chosen paper is Vuori, E., Mutka, S., Aaltonen, P., Artto, K., 2013. “That is not how we brought you up: how is the strategy of a project formed?” Emerald’s Editorial Team of the IJMPiB journal, UK

The chosen paper is Vuori, E., Mutka, S., Aaltonen, P., Artto, K., 2013. “That is not how we brought you up: how is the strategy of a project formed?” Emerald’s Editorial Team of the IJMPiB journal, UK.
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Tuotantotalouden laitos Jan 2014

Emerald Literati Network 2008 Outstanding Paper Award for the article "Project business as a research field". Artto, K. and Kujala, J. (2008). Project business as a research field, International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 1(4): 469-497 Emerald Literati Network, UK

Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Tuotantotalouden laitos Jan 2009

TTK:n vuoden 2006 oppikirjapalkinto. Artto, Karlos, Martinsuo, Miia, Kujala, Jaakko, Projektiliiketoiminta, WSOY Oppimateriaalit 2006 TKK, Finland

First prize at the yearly competition of the best textbook authored by the staff at the HUT in 2006.
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Tuotantotalouden laitos Jan 2006

Publications

Government-to-government procurement of complex defense systems

Tom Olsson, Virpi Turkulainen, Karlos Artto, Alexandra Hauhia 2023

The grand challenge: Effective anti-corruption measures in projects

Jere Lehtinen, Giorgio Locatelli, Tristano Sainati, Karlos Artto, Barbara Evans 2022

Making room to manoeuvre: How firms increase their influence with others in business networks

Tuomas Ahola, K. Aaltonen, Karlos Artto, Jere Lehtinen 2020

Making sense of an innovation in a safety-critical megaproject

Kirsi Aaltonen, Nadezhda Gotcheva, Jaakko Kujala, Karlos Artto 2019

Acknowledging the role of corruption in large infrastructure projects

Jere Lehtinen, Giorgio Locatelli, Barbara Evans, Karlos Artto, Tristano Sainati 2019 35th EGOS Colloquium

Evidence-based management of large infrastructure projects under corrupted conditions: A design synthesis review

Jere Lehtinen, Giorgio Locatelli, Barbara Evans, Karlos Artto, Tristano Sainati 2019 10th International Project Business Workshop