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Seminar: Artificial Intelligence – Perspectives, Legislation, Recommendations, and Ethical Responsibility in Teaching and Education


When: Wed May 22, 2024
Where: Savilahti Campus, Savonia Kampussydän, Hehkukatu 1, Kuopio
Register by May 7, 2024 here
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Seminar Content/Theme:

Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence. The AI revolution is underway, and a new era has also begun in education and training. How to act responsibly and ethically while utilizing AI applications? Perspectives on utilizing AI in educational development and learning, as well as the guidance published by the European Commission on the use of AI and data in teaching and learning.

AI requires new types of skills and changes professional expertise and education.

How does education respond to what is happening with AI and skill needs?

How does AI change work from the perspective of companies?

Target Audience:
Directors of Skills organizations from other countries, technical and official delegates (often representatives of their own country’s ministries). Additionally, domestic vocational school leadership, developers, and experts, company management and experts, municipal decision-makers, and partners (representatives of the consortium board and council).

Seminar Host: Eero Väätäinen, Marketing Manager, Savo Consortium of Education


9:00 – 9:45 Registration and morning Coffee at Restaurant Loisto. Meeting point I Savon ammattiopisto, Hehkukatu 1, 70210 Kuopio

10:00 – 12:00 Seminar Program at Savonia Kampussydän

12:00 – 13:00 Networking Lunch at Restaurant Parvi (self-funded)

13:00 – 14:00 Visit to the Taitaja Event


10:05 Opening of the seminar, Petri Lempinen, Director-General of the Ministry of Education and Culture

10:20 Juha Teubl-Kiviniemi, Senior Advisor, SALTO Digital Resource Centre/OPH (remote)

10:30 Maria Ekroth, Executive Director, Skills Finland & Heikki Helve, Municipal Director, Savo Consortium of Education

10:50 David Hoey, CEO, WorldSkills International

11:05 AI in business environment, Mikko Muona, Vice President, R & D,  Normet Oy

11:20 Panel discussion “Artificial intelligence in education

  • Tarja Tolonen, Project Manager, Special Education Teacher, Savo Vocational College
  • Anuliina Savolainen, Expert in Multimodal Pedagogy, Savonia University of Applied Sciences
  • Piia Jokelainen, Digital Expert, Luovi Vocational College
  • DigiPetri, Consult, Sulava Oy

11:50 Closure of the seminar

12:00 Networking Lunch (self-funded)

13:00 Guided Visit to the Taitaja Event – planned duration approx. one hour


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