Tiina Merikoski
Creative Director
at Kiila

Private company

Koli / Helsinki

Expert in:

Society Design Environment Processes

More about this expert:

Tiina is a landscape architect M.Sc. and a designer. She has been working in the field of sustainability and land use planning since 2007 in different scale projects. Her expertise is in creating opportunities for interaction and strengthening cooperation; in visualizing and communicating research data; and in designing processes for creating strategies and envisioning futures. She has also been investigating the planning and development of tourism destinations in Finland (Lapland and Koli). As a student she traveled around the world working in some of the most unique - and challenging - environments in the world such as Alaska, USA; Vancouver, Canada; Rougemont, Switzerland; Siem Reap, Cambodia; Johannesburg, South Africa; and Amman, Jordan. These experiences have left her with a strong will to make a difference, and to contribute to the global discussion on sustainable development. She is a founding partner at Third Floor Cooperative and Kiila. She is also a PhD candidate at the Aalto University Department of Real Estate, Planning and Geoinformatics.