APPENDIX 1 Persons and parties taking part in the Artificial Intelligence Programme

Programme Steering Group

  • Pekka Ala-Pietilä, Huhtamäki
  • Ilona Lundström, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Merja Fischer, Leadership Akatemia
  • Samuel Kaski, Aalto University
  • Ilkka Kivimäki, equity investor
  • TainaKulmala, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Jyrki Nurmi, Valmet Automotive
  • Jukka Ryhänen, Combient
  • Antti Vasara, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Sonja Ängeslevä, Zynga

Secretariat of the Artificial Intelligence Programme

  • Kalle Kantola, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Mika Klemettinen, Business Finland
  • Aleksi Kopponen, Ministry of Finance
  • Olli Koski, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Lasse Laitinen, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Jussi Nissilä, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Maikki Sipinen, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

 

The following persons have also taken part in the preparation of the report:

  • Nina Alatalo, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Antti Eskola, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

Artificial Intelligence Programme, sub-groups

Transformation of society and work

Chair:

  • Osmo Soininvaara, Aalto University

Members:

  • Tuomo Alasoini, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
  • Juha Antila, Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions SAK
  • Merja Fischer, Leadership Akatemia
  • Tuulia Hakola-Uusitalo, Ministry of Finance
  • Niilo Hakonen, KT Local Government Employers
  • Lauri Ihalainen, Parliament of Finland
  • Seija Ilmakunnas, Labour Institute for Economic Research
  • Anu Järvensivu, University of Jyväskylä
  • Antti Koivula, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
  • Mikko Kosonen, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
  • Mika Kuismanen, Federation of Finnish Enterprises
  • TainaKulmala, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Leila Kurki, Finnish Confederation of Professionals STTK
  • Ville Kyrki, Aalto University
  • Anita Lehikoinen, Ministry of Education and Culture
  • Mika Maliranta, Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
  • Susanna Siitonen, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Penna Urrila, Confederation of Finnish Industries EK
  • Vesa Vuorenkoski, Confederation of Unions for Professional and Managerial Staff in Finland

Facilitators

  • Kai Husso, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Olli Koski, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

 

Ethics

Chair:

  • Meeri Haataja, Saidot

Members:

  • Patrik Floreen, FCAI
  • Charlotta Grönqvist, City of Porvoo
  • Saara Hyvönen, Dain Studios
  • Antti Kauppinen, University of Helsinki
  • Maija-Riitta Ollila, Pro Sophia
  • Minna Pihlajamäki, Terveystalo
  • Samuli Savo, Stora Enso
  • Juho Vaiste, Turku AI Society
  • Minna Vakkilainen, Kesko

Facilitator

  • Maikki Sipinen, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

The members of the FCAI have also commented on the report.

Data and platform economy

Chair:

  • Kimmo Alkio, Tieto

Members:

  • Pekka Ala-Pietilä, Huhtamäki
  • Meeri Haataja, Saidot
  • Hannu Hämäläinen, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
  • Ari Järvelä, Tieto
  • Topi Järvinen, PwC
  • Samuel Kaski, Aalto University
  • Outi Keski-Äijö, Business Finland
  • Johannes Koponen, Demos Helsinki
  • Pekka Lehtovuori, CSC
  • Leena Niemistö, Pihlajalinna
  • Jussi Nissilä, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Harri Nummela, OP
  • Ville Peltola, Technology Industries of Finland
  • Kimmo Pentikäinen, Elisa
  • Susanna Pirttikangas, University of Oulu
  • Antti Poikola, Technology Industries of Finland
  • TaruRastas, Ministry of Transport and Communications
  • Jukka Ryhänen, Combient
  • Jukka-Pekka Salmenkaita, Elisa
  • Manu Setälä, Business Finland
  • Pekka Sivonen, Business Finland
  • Sasu Tarkoma, University of Helsinki
  • Tuomo Tuikka, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Alexander Törnroth, Technology Industries of Finland
  • Harri Valpola, Curious AI
  • Antti Vasara, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
  • Jukka Viitanen, ResoluteHQ

Facilitator

  • Mika Klemettinen, Business Finland

Expertise and innovations

Chair:

  • Mika Vehviläinen, Cargotec

Members:

  • Minna Aila, Nokia
  • Timo Ali-Vehmas, Nokia
  • Sauli Eloranta, Rolls-Royce
  • Merja Fischer, Leadership Akatemia
  • Riikka Heikinheimo, Confederation of Finnish Industries EK
  • Erja Heikkinen, Ministry of Education and Culture
  • Visa Honkanen, HUS
  • Pasi Julkunen, Sandvik
  • Antti Karjaluoto, DIMECC
  • Samuel Kaski, Aalto University
  • Ilkka Kivimäki, equity investor
  • Leo Kärkkäinen, Nokia Bell-Labs
  • Lars Maura, Siemens
  • Jukka Merenluoto, DIMECC
  • Heikki Mäkijärvi, Telia Ventures
  • Anita Lehikoinen, Ministry of Education and Culture
  • Juha Pankakoski, Konecranes
  • Maritta Perälä-Heape, University of Oulu
  • Milla Saaristenperä, Kone
  • Samuli Savo, Stora-Enso
  • Simo Säynevirta, ABB

Facilitator

  • Kalle Kantola, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

AuroraAI network

Coordination

  • Aleksi Kopponen, Ministry of Finance
  • Niko Ruostetsaari, Ministry of Finance

Members:

DigiNYT monitoring group

Chair:

  • Olli-Pekka Heinonen, Finnish National Agency for Education

Members:

  • Pekka Ala-Pietilä, Huhtamäki
  • Mikael Grannas, Municipality of Sipoo
  • Martti Hetemäki, Ministry of Finance
  • Otto Juote, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Riku Jylhänkangas, Ministry of Finance
  • Anna-Maija Karjalainen, Ministry of Finance
  • TommiKarttaavi, Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities
  • Sirpa Kekkonen, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Janne Kerkelä, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Mikko Kosonen, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
  • Mirjami Laitinen, Ministry of Finance
  • Timo Laitinen, State Treasury
  • Katri-Leena Launis, Social Insurance Institution of Finland Kela
  • Heikki Mannila, Academy of Finland
  • Päivi Nerg, Ministry of Finance
  • Ville Peltola, Technology Industries of Finland
  • Petri Peltonen, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
  • Päivi Sillanaukee, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health
  • Pekka Soini, Business Finland
  • Pekka Timonen, Ministry of Justice
  • Tuomas Vanhanen, Ministry of Finance
  • Janne Viskari, Population Register Centre

Secretariat

  • Aleksi Kopponen, Ministry of Finance
  • Niko Ruostetsaari, Ministry of Finance

International experts interviewed for the report

  • Christian Guttmann Vice President, Global Head of Artificial Intelligence & Data Science, Tieto, Executive Director, Nordic Artificial Intelligence Institute, Sweden. Professor (adj. assoc.), University of New South Wales, Australia. Senior Researcher, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • Gesche Joost, Professor for Design Research at the Berlin University of the Arts, Head of the Design Research Lab, Germany
  • Doina Precup, Research Team Leader, DeepMind and Associate Professor, McGill University, Canada
  • Michele Sebag, professori, Ranska (Deputy director of Laboratoire de Recherche en Informatique, Head of A O team, CNRS. France)
  • John Shawe-Taylor, Professor, Head of Department of Computer Science, University College London, UK
  • Jim Spohrer, tutkimusjohtaja, IBM, Yhdysvallat (Dr. Jim Spohrer, Director, Cognitive OpenTech at IBM. California, USA)
  • Masashi Sugiyama, Director of RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project, Japan and Professor for Machine learning and statistical data analysis at the Department of Complexity Science and Engineering, the University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Volker Tresp, Professor for Machine learning at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Distinguished Research Scientist at Siemens
  • Harri Valpola, Founder and CEO, Curious AI, Finland

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