Biography of

Mika Rantakokko

In the position of ecosystem coordinator, Mika works to promote 6G Flagship collaboration activities. Related to this, Mika coordinates two partnerships; European Wireless ICT Smart Specialisation Platform and Oulu Innovation Alliance Future information networks programme.

Mika has a broad experience and expertise in innovation, digitalization, smart cities, regional development, international collaboration, and entrepreneurship. He has acquired his expertise from positions in public and private sectors, including i.a. European Commission, Nordic Innovation Center, Center for Internet Excellence, the network of Finland’s six biggest cities, and various international collaboration projects. Before joining the 6G Flagship, Mika was the EU Urban Agenda Digital Transition Partnership coordinator.