in a non-scientific way
Jukka-Pekka has done the walks to his talks. He is a seasoned speaker and workshop facilitator who can deliver content, both from wide-range of work experience and cutting-edge science.
As a scholar-activist, he hosts regularly inspiring sessions related to entrepreneurship, new ways of meaningful and participatory organizing, community building and science dissemination through arts. His high impact projects have been published in top academic journals and media outlets.
Jukka-Pekka’s affiliations include:
Harvard University, Visiting Scholar (2022 –)
Stanford University, Visiting Scholar
The Royal Society and British Academy, Newton Fellow (2014 – 2024)
Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Fellow, (2017 – 2020) at Aalto Uni. School of Business, Helsinki
The Shortcut, Member of the Board and Lead of Research (2016-2019)
and next events
Science, peer-reviewed science, and disseminating for those who benefit from it is more important than ever. This is especially true with Jukka-Pekka’s keynote and hands-on workshop topics related to entrepreneurship, new ways of meaningful and participatory organizing, community building and novel forms of science dissemination. For this, Jukka-Pekka is a seasoned speaker for communicating cutting edge science-based content with passion in a new format, with visuals and sound, and apply it to any given organizational context. JP’s background as an academic and deep involvement with practice has resulted in a novel understanding of both worlds.
The ability to understand research, the journals, and find relevant research for a particular audience is Jukka-Pekka`s core skill. This is a topic that he not only speaks about but also uses on co-building the WTSUP! and Burning Stories platforms and Startup Circus. For knowing more, feel free to contact or listen the most recent podcasts below with topics of Peace & Entrepreneurship from Geneva Peace Week and Science of Participatory Cultures. For corporate inquiries, contact speaker agency MySpeaker
A curious scholar who is…
Dedicated to work between communities in uncertain territories.
Fascinated to co-create at the intersection of science & practice.
Inspired to share knowledge with diverse audiences.
Committed to delivering high-quality content.
With the recent publications, he is interested in building impactful and novel platforms, blended with the fields of entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education, organizational science, and arts. His particular expertise is rooted in an extreme environments and co-created volunteer initiatives that apply self-organizing governance models. Currently Jukka-Pekka is based in Helsinki, Aalto University, and a visiting scholar at Stanford University and Harvard University and has a Newton Fellowship nomination from the Royal Society (UK). He is a supporter of intentional communities such as the Embassy Network, Blivande Stockholm and Alter Ego.