On the final day of the conference, the spotlight was on the power of platforms in relation to businesses. If a business does not appear in Google’s search results, does it exist? The WORK2019 conference culminated on Friday in the closing seminar of the SWiPE consortium (Smart Work in Platform Economy), which is funded by … Continued
The second day of the conference featured presentations on work automation and its links to employees’ rights and privacy. The second day of the WORK2019 conference featured keynote presentations on work automation and standardisation, as well as personal branding. During the day, digital visibility and invisibility in work were also discussed. Digitalisation has enabled a … Continued
On the opening day of the conference, discussions revolved around the effects of the platform economy on work, and we heard keynote speeches on the online gig economy and the downside of innovation work. The first day of the WORK2019 Conference began with a speech by the Minister of Employment of Finland, Timo Harakka. Harakka … Continued
SWiPE – Smart Work in Platform Economy research consortium organises consortium’s concluding seminar at the WORK2019 conference. The seminar is part of the conference programme on Friday 16th of August. Professor Martin Kenney gives his keynote speech titled Platform Dependent Entrepreneurs and Business: Understanding Power in the Platform Economy at 9:30 at the Finlandia Hall. The speech … Continued
The abstract book and the mobile app for the conference have been published. All the registered conference participants have received an e-mail with some general information on the conference, as well as detailed download information for the book and the app. Check your e-mail for more information!
The detailed programme, as well as the conference schedule have both been slightly updated. Please check the detailed programme here and the schedule here.
The detailed programme for the WORK2019 conference is now available on Detailed programme page. For enquiries and schedule requests, please contact us asap on email@example.com. Warm welcome to WORK2019 conference!
The early bird registration to WORK2019 conference has ended. The conference organising committee is compiling the stream programme and it is expected to be fixed and published next Monday on the 1st of July. Stay tuned! If you have questions to the organising committee, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Helsinki is a vivid city during August and full of interesting and fun events. Also lots of different culture and free time events are organised during the conference! Maybe some of these events could interest you? Please check out our Local events page and also visit MyHelsinki webpage to see what’s happening in summer Helsinki. Welcome … Continued
We are honored to announce that Professor Martin Kenney from the University of California, Davis, will give his keynote speech at the WORK2019 conference! Get to know more of Kenney’s expertise and research on his introduction page. We welcome Professor Kenney warmly to WORK2019!