speaker bio

Po-Wen Liu

Senior Economist the Digital Infrastructure Division

European Investment Bank

Po-Wen Liu is working as a Senior Sector Economist for digital infrastructure and digitalisation in the European Investment Bank (EIB), assessing projects in the fields of digitalisation and digital networks.

He is also a lecturer specialised in information and communications technologies (ICT) and their economic impact at universities. With more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications and digital sector, he developed several national and sectorial ICT/ digital strategies and drafted policies for and with ministries, governments and enterprises.

He worked in leading positions for the Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology and the Regulatory Authority of Broadcasting and Telecommunications in Austria. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Economics in Vienna.