LUTStorming Spring Event 2024
Event dates
Lappeenranta Campus, Student Union House

LUTStorming Spring Event - Wed, May 15th 2024

Get ready for a delightful gathering filled with laughter, new connections, and inspiring insights on co-creation. Our spring event promises a vibrant atmosphere, where you can bask in the Finnish spring, sip refreshing snacks and drinks, and nurture your LUT curiosity. Whether you’re a seasoned networker or simply looking to unwind and get known with your LUT colleagues, this event is tailor-made for you.

LUTStorming Spring event on May 15th on co-innovating will be led by Krista Keränen - Business Designer, Educator, Researcher, CEO & Founding partner. Krista is an expert in co-creation, design thinking, service innovation and gamification with over 25 years of experience. Krista's strength is inspiring and energizing people. Krista holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Engineering, University of Cambridge, 2015. In her PhD she focused on co-creation, service design and co-innovation in businesses.

All LUT Staff members are warmly welcome!

(Tentative) Day schedule, Student Union House, Lappeenranta Campus

9.00 Opening words by Hosts 

9.05 Ice-Breaking Activities + Morning Coffee 

9.30 Greeting by our Rector Juhis 

9.40 'My story of being entrepreneur, researcher and innovator’ (Krista Keränen, Vision Factory) 

10.00 Instructions and Information 

Inspirational talk 1 ‘Co-Creation ABC’ (Krista) 

Workshop on “Co-Creation for Research” (Krista)  

12.00 Lunch  

13:00 Inspirational talk 2 'How to commercialize innovative ideas' Followed by Co-creative Innoduel Session (Krista)

13:45 Break   

14.00 InnoBoost Gaming Workshop (Krista)

15.30 Highlights of the Day and Feedback (All)

16.00 End of the day event  

(small adjustments on the day agenda are still possible)


Evening schedule, Rantasauna, Lappeenranta campus

17.00 Playtime and networking

17.30 Cocktail dinner and sauna

21.00 End of the LUTStorming Spring Event