speaker bio

Goran Licanin

Chief Digital Officer, CEE & Nordics

Huawei Technologies​

Goran Licanin, is Chief Digital Officer (CDO) and Business Development Director for IoT, Cloud, and B2B of Huawei Technologies in the CEE&Nordic and an international expert in digital transformation with more than 20 years of international experience in the ICT industry.  Starting from engineering roles and growing further in the carrier experiencing entrepreneurship and doing consulting for companies from Fortune 500 and Government clients, today Goran is helping Huawei clients in Telco and Enterprise markets to transform their business, build new products and services, and to create their new ecosystem. That includes adopting new technologies and business models so they can transform their business and explore new opportunities using technologies like IoT, Cloud, Big Data, and AI.

Goran truly believes that any transformation should start from small simple solutions that will be a fast win and the way to learn. This way the initial transformation can be easily adopted in the business environment driving the future change of the company mindset.  

He got his Technical education in Russia (BMST) and business one in the US (MIT Sloan), specializing in innovation and strategy.