I was invited to discuss my findings at Finnish government’s Key Project on Health – Services Based on Customer Needs innovation seminar in March! Exciting! More information to follow.
What did I do after September? Looks like I didn’t update anything after end of September… I gave a presentation at the 3rd annual conference of my doctoral program. In November, I was invited to present at Nordic CLARIN network workshop at Bergen, Norway. Later in November, we also run a workshop at Kokemus 2016… Read More Wrap-up for end of 2016
I’m sitting in the biannual Scandinavian main conference of my main discipline. Here’s a few topics I’ve thought these last few days. Lots of the stuff is about studying and explaining a phenomenon with the help of theory and material/experiment. Most practical of those are happy to describe the experiment and outcome; most academic of… Read More My thoughts on May 18th 2016
I didn’t write a blog last week because I wrote something that ended up much longer – a first idea of more detailed phenomenon of what I actually want to study, and sent that to my supervisors. I’ve talked about the topic with a few other people since, and in general have felt a great… Read More My thoughts for March 24th 2016
What I have concluded during this nasty, nasty week is that I am currently sweetly lost. Monday, my supervisor had brought me the preprint of their new book that discusses modern economic theories, including approaches like economic sociology and post-colonialist views. Instead of focusing on programming (which I push myself to do and I don’t)… Read More My thoughts for March 11 2016
Today I gave my first academic guest lecture! (I learned afterwards I will actually get both paid and university credit for this – yay!) It was an exciting chance – presenting something highly complex that I know from practice, and due to this deadline I had a pressure to learn about the academic side and… Read More My thoughts for February 19th 2016
Last week I was desperate because of my coursework. Well, in a sense I feel better now – I found some great Coursera video lectures; watching the videos I feel I can finally make better sense of the whole. (Not that I have catched up for real, but at least I believe I can make… Read More My thoughts for February 12th 2016