The team of Forum Virium Helsinki has strengthened with new people:
Jasmina Savolainen, Communications Coordinator, Stadi.TV
Since the beginning of 2014, Jasmina has been working as the communications coordinator of Stadi.TV. Jasmina will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in journalism at the Turku University of Applied Sciences in April 2014. Her duties include planning and developing Stadi.TV’s communications and producing data visualization for the programs on Stadi.TV.
“Forum Virium Helsinki offers me an opportunity to develop in many areas at the same time. The sharing of knowledge and skills between colleagues is natural and fruitful. You learn things without even knowing that your were learning”, Jasmina says.
Timo Tuominen, Code for Europe Fellow, City of Helsinki, IT Division
Timo Tuovinen started at the Forum Virium Helsinki in the beginning of 2014. Timo has a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science. His Master’s thesis on high-performance Android applications is nearly completed. Before this, Timo has worked as a planner in libraries, in national development projects of Helsinki city library and the Kirjastot.fi unit. Timo was involved in publishing the library’s open data and open interfaces and developed modern web and mobile applications for the employees and customers of the library
Now Timo is a Code for Europe fellow programmer hired by Forum Virium Helsinki to work in the City of Helsinki. Timo’s desk is in Helsinki city administration office, more precisely in the ICT development team of the Information technology unit at the Information technology and communications department.
Timo’s task is to promote concretely the implementation of agile software development methods based on openness and their getting established in the city processes. In addition, he listens to the city’s office’ needs to develop their services and he creates suitable projects to be designed and realized on open source code platforms.
Eero Waronen, Senior Specialist