Jari Multisilta

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Education information

Doctor of Technology, Tampere University of Technology, 1996
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Curriculum Vitae

Jari Multisilta is the director of Cicero Learning Network in University of Helsinki, Finland and professor of multimedia in Tampere University of Technology, Information Technology at Pori, Finland. He got his M. Sc from the University of Tampere in 1992 in Mathematics and his Dr. Tech. at Tampere University of Technology in 1996. The title of his doctoral thesis was "Hypermedia Learning Environment for Mathematics". Prof. Multisilta has studied learning and modern communication and information technologies and has taken part in several research projects on this area. Currently, his research interests include networked and mobile learning, and mobile social media. Professor Multisilta has published over 100 international conference papers and journal articles on his research area. He was a Visiting Fellow at Nokia Research Center on 2008-2009. Multisilta has also been a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University, H-STAR Institute for 2007, 2008 and 2010.

Highlighted publications

  1. Enriching Shared Experience By Collective Heart Rate

    Perttula, A., Tuomi, P., Kiili, K., Suominen, M., Koivisto, A. & Multisilta, J. Apr 2013 In : International Journal of Social and Humanistic Computing. 2, 1/2, p. 31-50 20 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  2. Cicero Learning MoViE for Windows Phones

    Multisilta, J. 24 Jan 2013

    Publication: Sound and image mediaI2 ICT programs or applications

  3. A Platform for Mobile Social Media and Video Sharing

    Multisilta, J., Östman, S. & Suominen, M. 2012 In : International Journal of Arts and Technology. 5, 1

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  4. Designing Learning Ecosystems for Mobile Social Media

    Multisilta, J. 2012 Informed Design of Educational Technologies in Higher Education: Enhanced Learning and Teaching. Olofsson, A. D. & Lindberg, J. O. (eds.). Hershey PA: IGI Global, p. 270-291 22 p.

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

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Highlighted activities

  1. TIEKE Tietoyhteiskunnan kehittämiskeskus ry (External organisation)

    Multisilta, J. (Board member)
    Dec 2012Nov 2013

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

  2. OST'12: Open and Social Technologies for Networked Learning Keynote

    Multisilta, J. (Speaker: Keynote)
    3 Aug 2012

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. Keynote: Innovation Ecosystems in Learning Technologies and Education

    Multisilta, J. (Speaker: Presenter)
    15 May 201216 May 2012

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  4. The 2nd International Conference on Education, Training and Informatics: ICETI 2011

    Multisilta, J. (Speaker: Keynote)
    29 Mar 2011

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Latest prizes

  1. Nokia Visiting Professor Grant 2011

    Jari Multisilta (Recipient), 10 Nov 2011

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Latest projects

  1. FINNABLE2020

    Niemi, H., Multisilta, J., Vivitsou, M., Saari, J. & Harju, V.

    12/03/201231/12/2014

    Project: Research project

  2. Finnable 2020

    Takatalo, J. & Multisilta, J.

    01/08/201231/05/2013

    Project: Research project

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