Tiina Neuvonen

UNTIL Finland Thematic Lead in Education Office of Information and Communication Technology (OICT)

Tiina Neuvonen

UNTIL Finland Thematic Lead in Education Office of Information and Communication Technology (OICT)

Biography

Tiina is a sociologist & innovation professional combining and understanding of people, technology, and innovation. Currently, she works at the United Nations Technology Innovation Lab (UNTIL) as a Thematic Lead in Education. Previously Tiina was an innovation focal point at UNESCO, United Nation’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, in New York and in East-Africa.

Before joining the UN, Tiina worked in innovation consulting, service design and marketing bringing disruptive ideas to life. From the onset of her career as a researcher of socio-technical issues (Helsinki Institute for Information Technology), she has remained passionate about transformative technologies and their impact on individuals, communities, organizations, and countries.

Tiina holds a Master’s degree in sociology from Helsinki University, a first-class Bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of York, and a Diploma in Social Innovation from the General Assembly mandated University for Peace in Costa-Rica.