About Katariina Kovanen-Piippo
M.Adm.Sci and MBA student (Futures Studies and Customer-Oriented Services). Expertise in Vocational Education, Futures Studies, Project Management, Service Design and Organizational Development.
I´m an generalist at heart, since I have my Master´s degree in Regional Science. I have done research on knowledge intensive business services and International mobility of researchers and experts. I´ve been a project manager developing vocational education cooperation in the Helsinki metropolitan area, foresight networks and models for information production. My current job consists of developing vocational education (f.e. Metropolitan area cooperation, Futures Studies and evaluation), education service marketing communications, event planning and coordination, strategic planning, and project management.
Katariina’s interest in Service Design
I´m studying service design during my ongoing MBA studies in Laurea University of Applied Sciences. I want to be able to utilize service design tools and methods in my work and hope these skills will open new career opportunities.