Photo Tietoa Finland / Janne Hirvonen

Makasiiniranta Competition seminar

An international two-stage quality and concept competition will be held for the Makasiiniranta area of Helsinki’s South Harbour.

The competition webinar will be held May 27th starting at 2 pm EEST (UTC+3). The webinar is in English and lasts approximately 2 hours. The webinar doesn’t require registration, and can also be viewed online afterwards. 

Access to webinar through here 

Webinar Programme

Opening words and overview of the seminar
Ville Blåfield

Anni Sinnemäki
Deputy Mayor for Urban Environment

New architecture and design museum
Kaarina Gould
Project Director, New architecture and design museum

The History of the planning area and the valuable buidings
Johanna Björkman
Head of Cultural Environment, Helsinki City Museum

Cultural environment and landscape
Anu Lamminpää Landscape Architect
Urban Space and Landscape Planning, Urban Environment Division

Construction and functions
Salla Hoppu Leading Architect
Detailed Planning, Urban Environment Division

Traffic, public spaces and connections
Inga Valjakka
Team leader, Traffic Planning, Urban Environment Division

Civil and structural engineering
Karri Kyllästinen M.Sc (Tech)
Technical and Economic Planning, Urban Environment Division

Port of Helsinki
Pekka Hellström
VP Techical Services, Port of Helsinki

The Carbon-neutral Helsinki 2035 action plan
Kaisa-Reeta Koskinen
Project Director, Carbon Neutral Helsinki

Competition specifications
Valtteri Vuorio
Competition Secretary

Closing remarks
Ville Blåfield