Academic activities and public talks




Sept 15 Opponent in Doctoral  Defence, Innovation and Design at Mälardalen University, Sweden

Oct 28 Keynote at CILECT conference Zürich

Nov 15 Host for Talk by Hosana Celeste Oliveira, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Brazil

Nov 17 Keynote at International conference Lighting Design, ITMO University St Petersburg

Nov 22 Official commentator for Research Project, Norwegian Film School, Norway


Jan 19 Host for Talk by Professor Bruce Sheridan, University of Auckland

Feb 12-16 Invited Workshop on Enactive Mind and Media at Politecnico di Milano

Feb 27 Interviewed to documentary IYANTWAY by Maartje Nevejan, Netherlands

Feb 28 Publicity for the research in Time Flies Nordica Magazine, Spring 2018

Mar 8 Invited talk on Neurocinematics, Tallinn University Day 2018

mar 12 Invited talk at Brain Awareness Week 2018, Tallinn University

Mar 19 Invited talk at Helsingin Sanomat Foundation -seminar, Helsinki

Mar 22 Talk at CNA Sound and Storytelling Conference Los Angeles

May 23 Article in Finnish film professional’s Magazine Lehtiset

June 1, Talk at Hybrid Labs Symposium, The Third Renewable Futures Conference Aalto University

Oct 6, Invited talk at Estonian VR community meeting, Tartu University.

Oct 12 Invited talk in AI & Media Afternoon by Miltton and Aalto Studios with ACE Producers, Helsinki

Oct 19, Invited talk at Estonian Art Academy conference “The Collaborative Turn in Art”

Nov 22 Invited paper on “Simulatorium Eisensteinense”in Eisenstein seminar,

Nov 27 Talk on “The Booth” in Wording the Brain Conference Aarhus University

Nov 28 Talk on “Neurocinematics” in Wording the Brain Conference Aarhus University

Dec 5-8 ART EXPO, The State of Darkness” a biosensor-driven VR installation, Dublin ICIDS2018 conference


March 26, Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics (MPI), Frankfurt am Main

Aug 29 Keynote Actor & Avatar Conference – Acting the Future, Zürich University of Arts, ZHdK

Nov 2 Invited talk at Arts and Social robotics the Hong Kong Forum Hong Kong Baptist Univ. 


Sep 9 Invited panelist at Immersive Science, the 4th edition of VR_Sci + Art festival, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and KTH.

Oct 22, Invited talk at Transdisciplinarity in Science and Arts – São Paulo State University (UNESP), Brazil Capes PrInt/UFSM, Brazil

Oct 29, Keynote NordiCHI2020, Tallinn University


March 18 Panelist at Moscow Neurotechnology and Freedom -conference

Nov 19 Invited panelist: “Beyond Matter” at Tallinn Art Hall, international residence event


Oct 14, « Art Interactif Numérique et Sciences Cognitives » Journée d’étude, Au bâtiment Matisse de l’Université Polytechnique Hauts de France, Valenciennes

Nov 02 Invited Talk at Tehohoitopäivat, Helsinki University Hospital conference

Oct 24 Invited talk at Elvytys 2022 Helsinki University Hospital seminar


(Updated 04/2023)



(updated Dec 2018)