Tua Björklund
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Tua Björklund

Professor of Practice

Contact information

Postal address
Betonimiehenkuja 5
Mobile phone
+358505113182
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Tua is one of the co-founders of Aalto University Design Factory, a multidisciplinary experimentation platform in Aalto University, and strives for research projects which have immediate theoretical and practical implications for development efforts. She leads research projects investigating turning ideas into improvements in product design, entrepreneurship, management, and teaching.

Tua is particularly interested in combining design and entrepreneurial perspectives with psychology to understand how to better sustain innovation and idea advancement efforts in organizations. She has a DSc degree in industrial engineering and management from the Aalto University School of Science and an MA degree in cognitive science from the University of Helsinki. Tua has also worked in the Center for Design Research at Stanford University in the United States.

Publications

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory, Department of Management Studies
Publishing year: 2020 CALIFORNIA MANAGEMENT REVIEW
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Design Journal
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Design+ Organizational renewal and innovation through design
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EDUCATION
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Design+ Organizational renewal and innovation through design
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Design+ Organizational renewal and innovation through design
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Design+ Organizational renewal and innovation through design
Design Factory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design, Design Factory
Publishing year: 2019 Proceedings of the Design Society: International Conference on Engineering Design
Design Factory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Design
Publishing year: 2019 PROCEEDINGS OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING DESIGN, ICED19