Presentations from Mindtrek Openmind 2015


Mindtrek Openmind 2015 was a success. Three days filled with interesting speakers from ten different countries, workshops, pop-up lectures, panel discussions and a lot more. Here is a chance to reminisce what this year's conference was all about with videos of keynote speeches and links to other speakers' pre... More ›

Introducing Asa Butcher – the Host of Mindtrek Openmind 2015


Asa is the host of Mindtrek Openmind 2015 and can be found at the conference both days, mainly at the main hall. We asked Asa a few questions. Who are you and where are you from? My name is Asa (pronounced ei-saa) and I’m originally from Bognor Regis, which is officially the sunniest town in England. ... More ›

Open Source Opens Delivery Chain in Business

Hi, I'll be on stage at Mindtrek Openmind 2015 conference with Martin von Willebrand under topic "Why Open Source Makes good business". Please come to hear and discuss about the subject. Come to listen especially if you are planning a new project or about to implement new services, or are in software or sw... More ›

What makes the human species special?

Printer in 1568 ce

Humans today rule the planet, but what was the key advantage our species had so that we developed the world we now have, and other species didn’t? On the ancient savannah, humans were not the fastest runners. Gepards were. Humans did not have the best eyes. Many birds have far more better sight. Humans d... More ›

Insight to the Project Management of Open Source Development


When talking about open source software, we often concentrate on the benefits of including open source software components and libraries in a solution. In this blog, I want to highlight a few not so obvious benefits of using open source tools in products and services from program and product management perspe... More ›

Where’s the Money in Open Source Business?


Welcome on 22nd September to Open Source Business track at Mindtrek Openmind 2015, Tampere, Finland. This will be the best overview of and crash course to open source business, available in Finland to date, at least to my knowledge. Find out how and why money is made with open source. I will have a speak t... More ›

Mindtrek Openmind 2015 Pre-Survey


We value your opinion. Please, fill out this pre-conference survey. It helps a lot and it only takes seconds. Thanks! // Laadi oma käyttäjäpalautekysely ... More ›

Yhteiskuntasopimus on kuollut, eläköön yhteinen kuntasopimus – enemmän vähemmällä!


Juha Sipilän hallituksen tavoittelemaa yhteiskuntasopimusta ei syntynyt. Sopimuksen tavoite oli saada aikaan enemmän pidentämällä työpäivää. Mitä jo tehtäisiinkin oikea tuottavuusloikka, jossa tavoite on saada aikaan enemmän vähemmällä? Kunnissa tämä tarkoittaisi uudistettuja, sujuvia pros... More ›

Advantages of E-Learning in the Workplace


Digital Lessons Finland Ltd designs and produces eLearning content, using proven methods to support organizations’ processes of change and training of personnel. There are many advantages e-learning can provide to an organization and to the individual as well. There are many advantages e-learning can pro... More ›

Why Music Data Matters?


Teosto opens its data and is a partner in Open Finland Challenge innovation competition. Teosto’s researcher Turo Pekari explains why music data is increasingly important in music business and why music data should be more open. After Napster, iTunes and the rise of music streaming services, music busi... More ›