Linnar Viik (Estonian information technology scientist) at the "digitsing europe" summit in Berlin
Currently Linnar Viik is a lecturerfounding member of the Governing Board of European Institute of Innovation and Technology, member of Advisory Board of Nordic Investment Bank, member of the Research and Development Council of Estonia.
He is a founder and member of the boards of several mobile communications, broadband and software companies, currently serving as partner of strategy and investments of Mobi Solutions. Linnar Viik is former advisor to the Prime Minister of Estonia on ICT, innovation, R&D and civic society issues. His earlier occupations include United Nations Development Programme as advisor and Stockholm Environment Institute as Councilor. Linnar Viik has written over 120 articles and 10 reports, mostly on the topics of information technology and innovation and he has been instrumental in the rapid development of Estonian computer and network infrastructure, as well as the Estonian Tiger Leap, Internet Voting and eSignature projects.
At the “digitising europe” summit Linnar Viik held a political keynote speech during the fourth session which focused on the political framework of Europe’s digital future.