Elina Lidere is the Innovations Ecosystems Lead at the LMT Innovations branch and is a 5G expert at the Latvian Internet and Communications Technology Association (LIKTA). She has over 20 years of first-hand experience in the tech and communications sector.
Elina is an active participant in the civic community as a co-creator at Riga TechGirls, a mentor for various startups and hackathons, innovation movement Vefresh, and more.
She is an avid supporter of the “tech for everyone” principle. Not only is she an active Riga Tech Girls member, but she has also co-founded an initiative where parents teach children to draw 3D drawings and animations in Blender.
Elina is also Computer science and information technologies PhD student at Riga Technical University.