Aitamurto, T. (in press). Crowdsourcing as a knowledge search method in digital journalism: Ruptured ideals and blended responsibility. Digital Journalism.
Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2015) Five design principles for crowdsourced policymaking: Assessing the case of crowdsourced off-road traffic law in Finland. Journal of Social Media for Organizations. Vol. 2, Issue 1. pp. 1-19.
Aitamurto, T., Holland, D., and Hussain, S. (2015) Three Layers of Openness in Design: The Open Paradigm in Design Research. Design Issues, MIT Press. (in press)
Aitamurto, T. (2013) Balancing Between Open and Closed: Co–creation in Magazine Journalism. Digital Journalism. 1 (2) pp. 229–251.
Aitamurto, T. &Lewis, S. (2012) Open Innovation in Digital Journalism: Examining the Impact of Open APIs at Four News Organizations. New Media&Society. 15(2) 314–331
Aitamurto, T. (2011) The Impact of Crowdfunding On Journalism. Journalism Practice 5(4), pp. 429–445.
Aitamurto, T. (2011) The new role of nonprofit organizations: From middleman to a platform organization. National Civic Review. 100 (1).
Aitamurto, T. (2012) Crowdsourcing for Democracy: New Era In Policy–Making. Publications of the Committee for the Future, Parliament of Finland 1/2012. Helsinki, Finland.
Aitamurto, T. (2012) Joukkoistaminen demokratiassa: Poliittisen päätöksenteon uusi aika. Eduskunnan tulevaisuusvaliokunnan julkaisuja 1/2012.
Aitamurto, T.; Heikka, T.; Kilpinen, P. & Posio, M. (2011) Uusi kultakausi - kuinka sosiaalinen media muuttaa kaiken. New golden era - How social media will change everything. Published by Barrikadi, WSOY. The book discusses the unraveling of traditional institutions, and the impact of social media on democratic processes (in Finnish).
Aitamurto, T. (2015) The role of crowdfunding as a business model in journalism: A model of value creation. In Crowdfunding the Future: Media Industries, Ethics and Digital Society. Eds. Bertha Chin, Lucy Bennett, and Bethan Jones. Peter Lange. (in press)
Aitamurto, T. (2013) Crowdsourcing in policy-making. In the Open Book. pp. 18–21. Edited by Kaitlyn Braybrooke, Jussi Nissila and Timo Vuorikivi. Finnish Institute of London.
Aitamurto, T. (2015) Collective Intelligence in Law Reforms: When the Logic of the Crowds and the Logic of Policymaking Collide. At Collective Intelligence 2015, Santa Clara, United States, May 2015.
Aitamurto, T. (2015) Drivers in Crowdsourced Journalism: Impact, Social Change and Peer-Learning. International Communication Association, ICA, Puerto Rico, May 2015.
Goel, A. Krishnaswamy, A. Sakshuwong, S. Aitamurto, T. (2015) Knapsack Voting. At Collective Intelligence 2015, Santa Clara, United States, May 2015.
Aitamurto, T., Jorge Saldivar Galli and Juho Salminen (2014). Self-selection In Crowdsourced Democracy: A Bug Or A Feature? The Morphing Organizations: Rethinking Groupwork Systems in the Era of Crowdwork. ACM Group 2014, The International ACM Conference on Supporting Groupwork. Sanibel, Florida.
Lee, D., Goel, A., Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2014). Crowdsourcing for Participatory Democracies: Efficient Elicitation of Social Choice Functions. HCOMP 2014, the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The paper received a Notable paper award.
Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2014) Democratic Participation and Deliberation in Crowdsourced Legislative Processes: The Case of the Law on Off-Road Traffic in Finland. International Political Association’s (IPSA) 23rd World Congress of Political Science. Montréal, Canada.
Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2014) Democratic Participation and Deliberation in Crowdsourced Legislative Processes: The Case of the Law on Off-Road Traffic in Finland. Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA). Chicago.
Aitamurto, T. (2014) Collective Intelligence in Journalism: Extended Search, Blended Responsibility and Ruptured Ideals. Conference about Collective Intelligence at MIT, Boston.
Lee, D., Goel, A., Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2014). Crowdsourcing for Participatory Democracies: Efficient Elicitation of Social Choice Functions. In CI-14: Collective Intelligence Conference. MIT. June 2014.
Aitamurto, T. (2014) Open Investigative Journalism and the Reciprocal Panopticon: Citizens as Watchdogs. Conference proceedings at International Communication Association (ICA), Seattle. Top Student Paper Award.
Nelimarkka, M. Aitamurto, T., Catterson, D., Crittenden, C., Garland, C., Huang A, Krishnan, S., Newsome, G., Nonnecke, B., Patel, J., Scott, J., Goldberg, K. (2014) The California Report Card: A Mobile Crowdsourcing Tool for Timely Public Policy Advice. Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy. Oxford Internet Institute: Internet, Politics and Policy.
Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2013) Democratic Participation and Deliberation in Crowdsourced Legislative Processes: the Case of the Law on Off-Road Traffic in Finland. 6th Conference on Communities and Technologies. Workshop: Large-Scale Idea Management and Deliberation Systems. Technische Universtitat Munich, Xerox, ACM SIGCHI.
Aitamurto, T. and Landemore, H. (2013) The Interplay of Human and Material Agencies in (Self) Governance: Crowdsourced Legislative Process and the Unreachable Democratic Ideal. Governing technology: Material politics and hybrid agencies. Science, Technology and Society Graduate Conference at Stanford.
Aitamurto, T., Holland, D. and Hussain, S. (2013) Three Layers of Openness in Design: Examining the Open Paradigm In Design Research. The 19th International Conference on Engineering Design 2013. (ICED) The Design Society, Sung Kyun Kwan University and Creative Design Institute. Seoul, South Korea.
Aitamurto, T. (2012) The Role of Data Journalism in the Evolving Data Ecosystem. Conference on Open Knowledge in Helsinki, Finland.
Aitamurto, T. (2012) Crowdsourcing in Investigative Journalism: Citizens as Watchdogs. InfoSocial: Technology and Society Program Graduate Student Conference at Northwestern University, Illinois.
Aitamurto, T. (2012) The Impact of Mass–Customization and Co–Creation on Magazine Publishing. Fourth European Communication Association Conference (ECREA). Istanbul, Turkey.
Aitamurto, T. & Könkkölä, S. (2012) Customer Experience in Service Co–creation: Magazine Industry Insights. SERVSIG International Service Research Conference, Helsinki.
Aitamurto, T. & Könkkölä, S. (2011) Value in Co–Created Content Production in Magazine Publishing: Case Study of Co–Creation in Three Scandinavian Magazine Brands. World Conference on Mass Customization, Personalization, and Co–Creation: Bridging Mass Customization & Open Innovation. San Francisco.
Aitamurto, T. & Lewis, S. (2011) Open innovation, R&D and News Industry. Future of Journalism Conference, Cardiff, UK.
Aitamurto, T. & Lewis, S. (2011) Open APIs and news organizations: A study of open innovation in online journalism. International Symposium on Online Journalism, Austin, Texas. Accessible at: http://online.journalism.utexas.edu/2011/papers/AitamuroLewis2011.pdf
REPORTS AND WHITE PAPERS
Aitamurto, T., Landemore, H., Lee, D. & Goel, A. (2014) Crowdsourced Off-Road Traffic Law Experiment In Finland. Report about idea crowdsourcing and evaluation. Publications of the Committee for the Future, the Parliament of Finland. 1/2014.
Aitamurto, T., Leiponen, A. & Tee, R. (2011). The Promise of Idea Crowdsourcing – Benefits, Contexts, Limitations. Whitepaper. Accessible at IdeasProject by Nokia.
Aitamurto. T. (2009) Kymmenen väitettä journalismin tuhosta – ja miksi niistä ei kannata huolestua. Raportti journalismin trendeistä Yhdysvalloissa vuonna 2009. Helsingin Sanomain Säätiö, The Helsingin Sanomat Foundation.
Reviewed Crowdsourcing by Brabham, D. for New Media & Society 16(4), 692–693.
Reviewed New Forms of Collaborative Innovation and Production on the Internet: an interdisciplinary perspective by Piller et al. for Digital Journalism, 1(2), 291–292.