Smart Otaniemi webinar: Aggregator business models 5.9.2019

Smart Otaniemi webinar on Aggregator business models was held on Thursday 5 September 2019. Watch the recording of the webinar here and load the materials from here.

Date and time: Thursday 5 September 2019 at 15.00-16.00

Duration 45 min + Q&A 15 min


This webinar about Aggregator business models will tell you what is demand response and why it is important. Our presenters from VTT, Fingrid and Nuuka Solutions will explain what is happening in this field. You will also hear how it will help in the fight against climate change while creating new business and value for all stakeholders.


Dr. Antti Ruuska works as a Co-Creation Manager at VTT. He specialises in built environment and energy. His job is to ensure value creation for all stakeholders in smart city and smart energy projects.


Matti Aro is a Research Scientist in Power Systems and Renewables at VTT. Matti is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree studying Aggregator models. He has solid background in demand response both in industry and research.

Pia Ruokolainen works as a specialist at Fingrid. She is responsible for the technical requirements and the prequalification process of frequency controlled reserves.

Olli Parkkonen works as a Head of Business Development at Nuuka Solutions. He is responsible for the new business concept development at Nuuka Solutions focusing on the demand response solutions. He is also responsible for the key account management in Finland and Netherlands.