Note: both events require registration

Emotion Hack Talks

15:00 Doors open

15:30 Collective intelligence is our best problem-solving tool – how to build a more human future for a digital world?
Katri Saarikivi
Team leader and co-founder of NEMO Natural Emotionality in Digital Interaction
PhD Student at the Cognitive Brain Research Unit, The University of Helsinki

15:50 Interfacing with emotions – implicit and explicit emotional information
Valtteri Wikström
Co-founder of NEMO Natural Emotionality in Digital Interaction
Co-founder of Soundage
PhD Student at the Cognitive Brain Research Unit, The University of Helsinki

16:10 The neuroscience of emotions – what are emotions on the level of the brain? Can neural correlates of emotions be reliably measured?
Jorge Armony
Assistant Professor at the Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Researcher at the Douglas Institute, Canada
Research Chair in Affective Neuroscience

16:30 The importance of emotions in the context of work – mixing business with pleasure
Minna Huotilainen
Docent of cognitive science
Principal Investigator, Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki
Research Leader, University of Turku

16:50 A word from the main sponsor Microsoft: why emotion-aware software is needed?
Mikko Kasanen
Technical Evangelist at Microsoft

17:10 Ending the Talks

Emotion Hack Day

Click here for the schedule! (A public Google Sheets document)