Thank you for the opportunity to be a part of your event! Below you’ll find the information you need from me for your event website, social media, and practical arrangements. Feel free to remix the content depending on the organisation I’m representing at your event and/or other specific communications needs.
👉 If in doubt, don’t hesitate to ask!
General communications material
Viivi is a data strategy, policy, and ethics professional, researcher and advocate. She works towards human-centric and ethically sustainable personal data to benefit people and societies in and with companies, nonprofits, academic institutions, and the public sector.
Optional additional copy:
She has appeared in events alongside pioneers like Sir Tim Berners-Lee and Lawrence Lessig, spoken at events hosted by, e.g., the World Economic Forum, the World Bank, and the European Commission, and provided expert testimony for the European Parliament on digital regulation.
Senior data strategist / 1001 Lakes
She works as the senior data strategist for 1001 Lakes, a Finnish data economy company focusing on supporting companies and the public sector with strategic business, legal, and technological consulting services to collaborate and create value from data in socially and environmentally sustainable ways.
Logo pack (direct download): https://1001lakes.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/Logos.zip
Chair of the board / MyData Global
She serves as the chair of the board for MyData Global, an international nonprofit for the promotion of fair, sustainable, and prosperous digital societies through the human-centric use of personal data. MyData Global serves the thousands-strong MyData community as their recognised expertise connector in realising the MyData mission, “Make it happen and make it right!”
Logo pack (direct download): https://viivilahteenoja.me/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/MyData-Global-logos.zip
Researcher / University of Helsinki & Aalto University
She is a doctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki and visiting researcher at Aalto University, where her academic work is focused on philosophical ethics and specifically the (ab)uses of personal data. In this capacity, she is the lead expert for the European Commission’s ongoing work on personal data spaces.
For event organisers only (not for publication on event websites or similar)
Mobile: +358503758274 (Signal app or SMS preferred)
Availability for prep meetings: viivilahteenoja.me/calendar
Dietary requirements: None
Accessibility requirements: None