Panel Co-Chairs

Lassi Linnanen

Professor, LUT-University


Katriina Siivonen 

University Lecturer, University of Turku




Panel coordinator, Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS)

Nina Janasik

Research coordinator,  HELSUS

nina.janasik(at) / 0294124561



Panel Coordinator, Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)

Katriina Soini

Senior Scientist, Luke

katriina.soini(at) / 0295 326 550


Katriina Soini (Adjunct Professor, PhD) is a Senior Scientist at the Natural Resources Institute, specialized in the social and cultural perspective of sustainable development. Her expertise also includes Sustainability Science theories and methods. She was the main coordinator of the panel during 2019-2020.


Panel Coordinator, Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)

Jari Lyytimäki

Senior Scientist, SYKE

jari.lyytimaki(at) / 0295 251 397


Jari Lyytimäki (Adjunct Professor, PhD) is a Senior Scientist at the Finnish Environment Institute’s Environmental Policy Center. He is interested in the efficient utilising of knowledge in the sustainable development, and the reasons why this doesn’t always happen. He has co-created numerous indicator sets for sustainable development and written many environmental books.


Coordinator, HELSUS

Linda Lammensalo 

Sustainability and responsibility coordinator, University of Helsinki

linda.lammensalo(at) / 0294 157 853


Linda Lammensalo works as a sustainability and responsibility coordinator at the University of Helsinki.  She supports the coordination of the panel, which includes communications, administration etc.. She has prior work experience in international development, and is, thus, interested particularly in sustainability questions related to global justice.