Mr. Lauri Oksanen is Vice President for Research and Technology in Nokia. He heads the Industry Standards Group in Nokia Bell Labs.

Lauri started his industrial career 28 years ago in fiber optics in Nokia. Then he moved to mobile networks where he has worked with all major wireless technologies from GSM to 5G.

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