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Atte Jääskeläinen

LUT University
Professor of Practice
Atte Jääskeläinen is currently Professor of Practice at LUT University, Finland, and Senior Visiting Fellow at LSE, after spending a year as Visiting Fellow at Reuters Institute at University of Oxford. He co-authored EBU News Report 2018, “50 ways to make it better”.
He’s also worked on issues on AI - as a podcast host, book author and adviser for media companies. At LSE he co-directed an international research project on the future of news agencies.
Atte has worked for more than 22 years in leading editorial positions in Finnish media, most recently as Director of News and Current Affairs in Finnish Broadcasting Company Yle. He led the leading Finnish news organisation successfully through a major change, bringing it from both from a state of digital denial to an internationally recognised, even admired market leader and nnovator of new services
Previously, he was Managing Director and Editor in Chief of Finnish News Agency and before that Politics editor and earlier Economic editor of Helsingin Sanomat, the leading daily in Finland.
(Photo by by LUT University).