Speaker


13-14 NOVEMBER 2019
WARSAW, POLAND


3000+ TALENTED WOMENT IN IT,
ENGINEERING, SCIENCE AND INNOVATION


EXPO XXI
PRĄDZYŃSKIEGO WARSAW

Birgitta Finnander

Ericsson
Head of Ericsson R&D Centre in Poland and Ukraine


Birgitta Finnander joined Ericsson in 1990.

Her career started in the R&D department and then she moved over to work with Strategic Product Management for mobile systems. The Management positions were held in different Product Management and R&D organizations including products like IN, IMS, Positioning, Radio. She has also led big change programs while in different DU Leadership Teams.

Since 2010, Birgitta Finnander has been closely involved in co-operation with Ericpol (Ericsson R&D since April 2017) in Poland and Ukraine. On 15 June 2017 she became the Head of R&D Center Poland and Ukraine.

Birgitta Finnander is a Master of Science in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering from Linköping University in Sweden. During her spare time she likes to travel and play golf. She also finds the pleasure in cooking.

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Mariya Gabriel

European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, European Commission

Mariya Ivanova Gabriel is committed to increasing women’s participation in the digital sector and to create awareness of gender imbalance in panels.

She studied in Bulgarian and French languages at the Plovdiv University "Paisii Hilendarski". She continued her studies at the Institut d'études politiques de Bordeaux (Institute of Political Studies) in Bordeaux (France), where she studied International Relations, History of the European Institutions, Political Sociology and Comparative Politics. In 2003 she obtained her Master’s degree in ‘Comparative Politics and International Relations’ from the Institut d'études politiques de Bordeaux.

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