Demola Global – One for Humanity

Demola will run a set of our most challenging future projects yet this Spring, fully online. We want you to be part of them!

City lockdowns, travel restrictions and service shutdowns have revealed many underlying tensions our humanity is facing. We have designed a set of bold and complex challenges and now looking for talented visionaries with a desire to change the world, ability to challenge the status quo and courage to take responsibility on execution of a design project.

200 globally best co-creators will be selected to this 6-week program, where you have an opportunity to work in a project with the brightest minds all over the world.

Accepted students will work in 5-member interdisciplinary teams in future oriented challenge they apply to. 6-week process is a combination of Strategic Foresight and Design Thinking methodologies and facilitated by Demola Foresight Experts.

Janne Eskola


Tommi Järvinen

Vice President

Ville Kairamo


Joonas Kemppainen

Director, Key Digital Technologies

Nancy Lai

Program manager

Lucas Machado

Manager, Digital Business Development

Erik Nyroos

Co-Creation Expert

Heini-Marja Rintaniemi

Co-Creation Expert

Pekka Silven

Vice President, Global Alliance Development

Jarmo Tuominiemi


Jere Wessman

Creative Director

Student teams will have the ownership for intellectual property created during the projects. Selected students throughout the world will be granted up to 8 official ECTS credits through the Finnish Higher Education System.*

Timeline for the projects:

Application period
1st April – 15th April
Project timeline
23th April – 8th June

The world is changing fast, and the only question is, who will change it. Let yourself be the expert of change and apply now!

*Students studying in a Finnish higher education institute shall apply to the credit points from their home university. Please note that the amount of credit points may vary in different Finnish universities.

Choose your theme of interest, or many:

We will compile several teams around each topic