Teemu Makkonen, FM will defend the doctoral dissertation entitled "Geography of innovation in Europe and Finland - Empirical studies on innovation indicators and regional development" in the Faculty of Science, University of Helsinki, on 16 November 2012 at 12:00. The public examination will take place at the following address: Yliopiston päärakennus, auditorio XIV, Unioninkatu 34.
professori Vesa Harmaakorpi, Lappeenrannan teknillinen yliopisto, will serve as the opponent, and Professor Tommi Inkinen as the custos.
The dissertation will be published in the series Department of Geosciences and Geography A.
The dissertation is also available in electronic form through the E-thesis service.