Thank you for attending the 2019 event.
We look forward to seeing you again 26-28 May 2020!
Pekka Sivonen, Executive Director of BUSINESS FINLAND, is currently responsible for the Digital Transformation of Finnish Industries. Pekka joined Finnish Innovation Funding Agency in Feb 2016 responsible for the digitalisation strategy and related programs on 5G, Industrial Internet, Artificial Intelligence, Platform Economy and Smart Mobility programs .
Pekka has chaired Finland 2030 Future Committee for Corporate renewal and also Finnish national strategy and roadmap on Digital Platform Economy. As a side job Pekka acts as Member of High Level Advisory Group on Artificial Intelligence HLGAI to the European Commission and Digital transformation expert for World Bank and World Economic Forum (WEF).
Pekka is founder of Digia, a NASDAQ -listed mobile software-company. He took the company from 1 person to 1.600 persons and has 20 years experience in mobile software and 35 years as an entrepreneur. Pekka been selected as the Entrepreneur Of The Year in Services in Finland by Ernst &Young in years 2004, 2005 and 2006