2018 Forum programme

Mr. Lauri Oksanen
Mr. Lauri Oksanen

VP Research and Technology
Nokia Corporation
Finland

Biography

Lauri Oksanen is Vice President for Research and Technology in Nokia. He heads The Industry Standards Group in Nokia Bell Labs,responsible for all industry activities in Nokia. He started his industrial career 30 years ago in fiber optics in Nokia.

Then Lauri moved to mobile networks where he has worked with all major wireless technologies from GSM to 5G. Lauri has worked in various advanced technology management positions covering fixed and wireless access, core, management and services, including also the HW and SW platforms and cloud and security technologies.

Lauri has Master's and Licentiate degrees in Telecommunications from Helsinki University of Technology (now Aalto), where he also worked as a researcher before joining Nokia.