MIND is a combination of frontline multidisciplinary innovation research and extensive business expertise.

Research: Strategic innovations, experimentation-driven development, organisation design, contract visualisation.
Teaching: Aalto Executive Education, and numerous individual lectures, trainings, and workshops.
Consulting: Mindustry assists organisations in developing strategic innovations and creating new value easier, quicker, and more efficiently.
Innovations: We create new product and service concepts, challenge stagnating business models, and develop smarter ways for designing organisations.
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MIND: Managing Industry-Changing Innovations

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The focus of “Soita mummolle” (Call your grandma) project was to ideate and develop by experimentation a variety product and service concepts that supports wellbeing of seniors and enables them to live home longer. The …

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OutingByTheSea

Bored with the usual team days or organisations staff events? Do you feel like it would be great to achieve some concrete new developments, but afraid that such an approach would replace fun with too …

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Arvotori-graph

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LIQDAM

Stefania Passera presented the paper “Making the meaning of contracts visible – Automating contract visualization” at the IRIS Conference on Legal Informatics 2014, in Salzburg. The work was also shortlisted for the LexisNexis Best Paper Award, …

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Satu Rekonen

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Lotta

Design Thinking for Business Innovation is an intensive program that will give you the skills to bring new value-driven creative solutions into your company, using design thinking processes that are powerful tools for corporate innovation …

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Last spring I took couple courses on the Coursera online education platform. One was about gamification, or how to use concepts that are more familiar to us from different kinds of games in non-game contexts, in order to …

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dippakuva

What is the applicability of purchasing maturity models? How can purchasing maturity models be used in the development of purchasing functions? The applicability and possibilities of different maturity models are studied in the master’s thesis …

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LDJLOGO

A Legal Design Jam borrows the idea of events such as hackatons and design jams and applies it to contract (or legal information) visualization. The goal of a Legal Design Jam is to bring together …

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visu

Business contracts usually do not fail for a lack of legal, technical or business expertise, but for a lack of communication. Most litigations and business relationships gone awry can be linked to misunderstandings, misinterpretations and …

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JYSE 2009 SERVICES are the General Terms of Public Procurement of Services developed by the the Ministry of Trade and Industry. These terms are commonly incorporated into public procurement contracts. Their influence on the contracts …

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kokeilemalla kehittäminen

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Lotta

Spanish newspaper El Mundo published researcher Lotta Hassi’s article about experimentation on May 2013. BIG IDEAS? START EXPERIMENTING. Are you looking for a big idea? Start with small experimental actions. It’s the combination of being …

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social impact 2011-2012

Check out MIND Social Impact 2011-2012. MIND Social Impact 2011-2012

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ajantasan lauantaivieras

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Photo-Stefania-Passera

Researcher Stefania Passera (MIND Research Group) and her co-author Helena Haapio were invited to write a guest post on visualization in the law field for the blog Vox PopuLII, edited by the prestigious Legal Information …

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arvotori-nettikuva

ARVOTORI is based on thinking that everything new and valuable happens in co-creation. We are looking for organisations to join into a growing and enthusiastic society, that starts to take steps towards organisations’ boundary crossing …

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tutkija

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yritys

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anssi

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zappos

The founder of Zappos was frustrated because there was no central online site with a great selection of shoes and a good user experience. He envisioned a new and superior retail experience. He started by …

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Lähde_kokeilemaan

START WITH A PROBLEM OR A GOAL 1) THINK what is not working at the moment or what could be improved. 2) ASK yourself five times why exactly is this a problem, or what makes …

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sinkkukori

Sinkkukori experimentation is originated in MIND EXPE. Try Sinkkukori in Iso Omena K-Citymarket and read more from Helsingin Sanomat ja Metro.

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anssi

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Little Bets: How Breakthrough Ideas Emerge from Small Discoveries Peter Sims “Based on deep and extensive research, including more than 200 interviews with leading innovators, Sims discovered that productive, creative thinkers and doers—from Ludwig van …

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Jussipiirtää

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steffi

Doctoral researcher Stefania Passera (MIND Research Group) and her collaborator Helena Haapio (Lexpert Ltd) were awarded with the 2nd prize in the FIMECC Idea Competition, during the FIMECC Annual Seminar in Naantali, on 27.11.2012. Stefania’s …

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Sami Paju writes about where the management discipline comes from and where it is today. The main argument is that in its current form it is inherently incapable of creating significant competitive advantage. Luckily there …

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hidaskassa_effected

Slow cashier was an experiment done by MIND researchers during the autumn 2011. The ministry of foreign affairs of Finland published an review of Finland in foreign media in 2011. Slow cashier was mentioned as …

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zeroemail

IT-company Atos is giving up the use of email inside the organization. Robert Shaw, Global Program Director for Zero Email, will tell us how this different kind of program is coming as a reality.

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henkka_effected

Henrik Särkkä works as a caretaker and project planner at Aalto University’s Design Factory. In this video you can see what Henkka does during his workday. Good work Henkka!  

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hyvää työtä

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A Gym of MIND to a joint innovation project by four Finnish ministries on February 8th 2011  

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anssi

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postit

Anssi Tuulenmäki’s inspiration speech on Innolukio (in Finnish). Learn more about Innolukio and get inspired! http://innolukio.fi/

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relax_effected

Relax ALLY® Restband™, a Finnish innovation originated from Aalto Protomo trying to make it’s way through 45days crowdfunding campaign to reach global awareness and operational funding. See the campaign video http://igg.me/p/311964/x/2103630, support and spread the …

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valopilkku_2012

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MIND_seminaari_kutsu

MIND seminar returns! Reserve a slot from your calendar for the innovation cavalcade on 20th of September 2012 for all afternoon. The event takes place in Nokia-Sali, Aalto University School of Economics, in Runeberginkatu 14-16 …

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