Anne Stenros

Anne Stenros, Kone: Pebble Power, Co-creating Cities

Thursday 23rd September at 10.45

Anne Stenros (Helsinki, Finland) graduated as Master of Architecture from University of Oulu, Finland and University of California, Berkeley. She has the doctorate in technology in the field of architectural theory from Helsinki University of Technology. Since 1995 to 2004 she acted as a managing director of Design Forum Finland. In 2005 she acted as Executive Director of Hong Kong Design Centre. Currently she is Design Director (Vice President, Design) of KONE Corporation. She has lectured around the world and written articles on the theory and philosophy of architecture and design. Her latest book Design ®Evolution (2005) is about corporate design strategy. She is also the member of the business panel on future EU innovation policy by DG Enterprise and Industry of European Commission (2009). She has many positions of trust, among others she is the member of the board at Tampere University of Technology.