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Jaana Sinipuro

Project Director, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra


Jaana Sinipuro is Project Director at Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund. She is an experienced ICT and management professional and a dialogue-loving doer, currently leading a human-driven data economy project called IHAN®With her team she aims to build a foundation for a consent-based method of fair data exchange and to set up European-level rules and guidelines for a new kind of data economy. IHAN® is founded upon European values and ensuring trust for new digital services. 

Prior to IHAN®Jaana managed an extensive Digital Health HUB project creating a new operating model for a one-stop shop for collecting and distributing well-being data. By reforming legislation for the secondary use of healthcare data and offering highquality data and servicesFinland aims to be one of the most appealing countries for pharma and healthcare R&D&I. Before joining Sitra, Jaana worked as Senior Advisor at SAS Institute, a business analytics companyShe is a certified Enterprise Architect with over 20 years of experience within data, analytics and knowledge management and has been quoted in numerous publications. 

Speaking at the following WCEF2019 sessions:

Tuesday 4 June at 11.00-12.30: Circularity metrics and the fair use of data

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