University Business Forum 2021
ICT for Sustainability
14 October 2021 // Oulu, Finland
University Business Forum is organised on Thursday Oct 14, 2021 at Linnanmaa Campus, Oulu with theme Sustainable Future.
University Business Forum, UBF, is University of Oulu’s key annual event to bring together researchers, businesses and other stakeholders.
Kaisa Hietala, Board Professional, joins the event as a keynote speaker and will talk about “Sustainability transforming business”. Another keynote speaker of the event is Pauli Ohukainen, Science Communicator and PhD from the University of Oulu. He will talk about “Sustainable work: matter of brain and timing”.
For research and practice-based sharing, world-class keynotes are followed by four (4) focused thematic sessions. Thematic session 2 is hosted by 6G Flagship and focuses on sustainable ICT. The whole event is organized by University of Oulu and Oulu University of Applied Sciences.
Welcome and introduction – by Marja Matinmikko-Blue, Adjunct Professor, University of Oulu
Presentations of Regulatory, industry and operator perspectives into sustainability strategy for ICT sector
Tuuli Ojala, Ministerial Adviser – Climate and Environment Unit, Ministry of Transport and Communications Finland
Azeddine Gati, Manager of R&D Department, Orange, France
Pia Tanskanen, Head of Environment, Nokia
Panel discussion with presenters: Collaborative actions facilitating the change towards sustainable ICT
Lunch and networking