Non-teaching staff track

Monday 4th April 2022



Location: TAMK Main Campus, address: Teiskontie 33, B building entrance hall


Welcome session

This is TAMK! Kirsi Jokipakka & Krista Merikoski, TAMK

Presentation of participants

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Practical information

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Visit to Service street

Parvi, Library etc.

Host: Ursula Helsky, TAMK




HEI Life project supporting international staff

Krista Merikoski, TAMK and Raisa Suominen, Tampere University

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Tampere city sightseeing tour by bus

Departure from Kuntokatu 3, TAMK main campus

Tuesday 5th April 2022


RDI Keynote: The world has changed but we the people remain: Post-pandemic norms in higher Education?

Dr James Brunton is Assistant Professor and Chair of the DCU Connected Psychology Major programme, which is an online, open education undergraduate programme, at Dublin City University. James is a Chartered Psychologist (C. Psychol., Ps.S.I.; C. Work & Org. Psychol. Ps.S.I.; CPsychol BPS), an Advance HE Senior Fellow (SFHEA), and an EDEN (European Distance Education Network) Fellow. James’ research interests include the psychology of identity, socialisation/orientation processes, online learning design, open pedagogy, and digital assessment. His research has been published in journals such as Studies in Higher Education, Open Learning: The Journal of Open, Distance and e-Learning, Open Praxis, and Educational Media International. James is currently the principal investigator/DCU principal investigator on a number of locally and EU funded projects focused on themes of: online learning design and practice; and open education/widening participation in Higher Education.

Dr. James Brunton, DCU, Ireland

Chair: Dr. Hanna Teräs, TAMK

Location: TAMK main campus, Room A3-27




Boosting Talents to Working Life

Päivi Vartiainen & Eija Syrjämäki & Piri Hiltunen & Silja Kostia & Johanna Granlund, TAMK

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Digital services at HEI

Tarja Kalliomäki-Linnas, TAMK

Samanta Kocjančič, University of Primorska, Slovenia

Marina Less, HAW Hamburg, Germany

Dorottya Szőke, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

Filip Křivánek, The Hague University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands

Sandra Gabriëls-Hazenbroek, The Hague UAS, The Netherlands

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28




Visiting TAMK learning environments

Departure from the Room B5-28

Sports Services and HUBS

Host: Ursula Helsky, TAMK


Sauna event

Departure from the Kuntokatu main enrance

Hosted by TAMK non-teaching staff

Location: Rauhaniemi Folk Spa

Note: Bring your swimsuit and a towel with you.


TAMK music students concert

Welcome to the Deluxe Arts ‘N’ Culture Event – embrace the fun side and D.A.N.C.E! You’ll be greeted with great performances from our own talented artists, VJ set, a chill zone close to the bar with Media and Arts students’ video works.

The event is free, there is a 3€ cloak room fee.

Door opens 19:00
The Hops: 20:00 – 20:30
Ükku: 21.00 – 21:30
8th Myth & Invictus: 22:00
Invistus (DJ Set): 23:00

Take your badge with you to enter the concert!

More information available here.

Location: Yo-talo, address Kauppakatu 10

Wednesday 6th April 2022


Seminar: The power of digitalisation in HEI

Location: TAMK Main Campus, Room Auditorium D1-04

Note: see the separate programme here




Visiting International House Tampere

Departure from the Room B5-28 at 13:45

International House Tampere


Joint evening programme

Location: Nokia Arena, Paidia space, address: Kansikatu 3

Remember to use the Main Entrance door A and be on time! The programme will start at 18:00.


Paidia = The common public research and activity space of Tampere Universities’ community located in Nokia Arena


18:00 Music by TAMK music students

Welcome to Paidia! Ms Carita Prokki, Director, Internationalization and Business Operations, TAMK

Greetings from the City of Tampere! Mr Pekka Salmi, Deputy Mayor

18:30 Snack Dinner prepared by TAMK students

21.00 End of the evening

Note: Evening programme is only for those registered for the Eye on TAMK 2022 international week.

Thursday 7th April 2022


Digital entrance exams & Digitalization of education in the Medical filed

Piri Hiltunen & Netta Kivistö, TAMK

Anna Culjak, Bielefeld UAS, Germany

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28




Developing knowledge about digitalization in education in Norway

Hannah Kvamsdal & Karl Skaar, The Norwegian Directorate for Education and Training, Norway

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Evolution of information systems and infrastructure in the educational process

Ladislav Stach & Jan Svoboda, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Czech Republic

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28


Discussion about presented topics

Location: TAMK main campus, Room B5-28




Finnish forest experience

Departure from the Room B5-28 at 14:00

Note: Remember to wear comfortable clothes and shoes!

Friday 8th April 2022


Pedagogical Love in Latin America - Aim on Impact

Virpi Heinonen, TAMK

Location: TAMK main campus, Room: C1-22 Backstage


Mobility co-operation in HEI - discussion and sharing of best practices

Kirsi Jokipakka, TAMK

Location: TAMK main campus, Room: C1-22 Backstage


Closing of the week and "graduation" ceremony with coffee and cake

Location: Room 1/2 Q at TAMK Main Campus restaurant, Kuntokatu 3