Marko Nieminen

T313 Dept. Computer Science

Strategic Usability, HCI: User-centred design UCD, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), usability in business, usability as a business factor, usability engineering, user-centred product development, user experience (UX) design

Collaborative ICT in Industry: Information and communication technology (ICT) in the support for collaboration in industrial networks, social media and computer-mediated communities in industry, Computer-Supported Co-operative Work CSCW, Shop-floor usability: Information support for assembly tasks, Interactive Task Support

Finance and Healthcare: Research and development on mobile payments and other financial services, ICT in healthcare: user-centred design of healthcare ICT

ICT4D and participatory design: ICT for Development, ICT for under-served communities in emerging markets

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Strategic Usability Research Group STRATUS, Käytettävyys, HCI, Strategic usability, User-centred design, User experience, Usability, User interfaces, CSCW, SoberIT, Participatory design, Mobile Financial Services, Accessibility, Human-computer interaction, Service design, User studies, USchool, Käytettävyyskoulu, Käyttäjäkokemus, Computer-supported cooperative work, Software and Service Engineering, Qualitative Research, 2 Engineering and technology, Software engineering, operating systems, man-computer interaction


Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society

2017 Highly Commended Award of Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society
Award or honor granted for a specific work Professorship Nieminen M. Jan 2017

Distinguished senior researcher (1999)

Award for distinguished senior researcher (1999), Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Helsinki University of Technology
Award or honor granted for a specific work Professorship Nieminen M. Jan 1999

The award of Finnish Federation of Electrical and Electronics Industry (2002 )

SET:in palkinto vuodelta 2002, Sähkö- ja elektroniikka- ja tietoteollisuus SET ry, Finland
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Computer Science Jan 2003


  • Computer Science Professors, Professor
  • Computer Science - Human-Computer Interaction and Design (HCID), Professor
  • Computer Science - Software and Service Engineering (SSE), Professor
  • Professorship Nieminen M., Professor


Energy Management System for Community-Centered Off-Grid System with a Blockchain-Based P2P Energy Market

Iurii Demidov, Henock Dibaba, Antti Pinomaa, Samuli Honkapuro, Marko Nieminen 2023 2023 19th International Conference on the European Energy Market, EEM 2023

Emotional Contagion in Collaborative Virtual Reality Learning Experiences : An eSports Approach

Amir Dirin, Marko Nieminen, Teemu Laine, Lassi Nieminen, Leila Ghalabani 2023

Feelings of Being for Mobile User Experience Design

Amir Dirin, Marko Nieminen, Teemu H. Laine 2023

Extending the “Smart City” Concept to Small -to-Medium Sized Estonian Municipalities: Initiatives and Challenges Faced

Karin Fröhlich, Ralf-Martin Soe , Pardon Blessings Manoeke, Karishma Jain, Antti Pinomaa, Marko Nieminen 2023 Information Systems - 19th European, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern Conference, EMCIS 2022, Proceedings

Using a Public Value Management theory to identify features of citizen-centric e-governance in Namibia

Karin Fröhlich, Karishma Jain, Antti Pinomaa, Marko Nieminen 2023

The Emerging Energy Citizenship - User-Centred Approach for Seasonal Demand Response in Multi-Source Energy Houses

Marko Nieminen, Iurii Demidov, Antti Pinomaa 2023 2023 19th International Conference on the European Energy Market, EEM 2023

Creating Digital LAM Content for Schools : Modelling User Involvement in Multi-organisational Context

Riitta Peltonen, Marko Nieminen 2023 Leveraging Generative Intelligence in Digital Libraries

Digital microwork as a livelihood strategy in a Namibian informal settlement

Pietari Keskinen, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Shilumbe Chivuno-Kuria, Anna Müller, Marko Nieminen 2022

Local tech mediators - a human access point to global crowdfunding platforms

Pietari Keskinen, Niina Arvila, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Anton Lungameni, Asnath Paula Kambunga, Roosa Laurikainen, Marko Nieminen 2022

Institutionalising smart city research and innovation: from fuzzy definitions to real-life experiments

Ralf Martin Soe, Luiza Schuch de Azambuja, Kalle Toiskallio, Marko Nieminen, Michael Batty 2022