Anna-Kaarina Kairamo holds the Master of Science degree from University of Helsinki. She is Certified Information Specialist (Helsinki University of Technology), worked with several publishing companies for ten years as an Publishing Editor and a Publishing Manager and several years as an Information Manager with Helsinki University of Technology, Lifelong Learning Institute Dipoli. Since 1995 she has been participating as a project manager in several EU projects related to ICT in education within the programmes TEMPUS, TAP, LEONARDO, SOCRATES, IST and eLearning Initiative. She is currently working as a training manager of Teaching and Learning Development support services at HUT. Specialised in technology enhanced learning she is also acting as a senior adviser in several Finnish Virtual University projects.