Timo Väliharju has had over 10 years of academic experience as a lecturer and a researcher. Moreover, he has been part of the Europrix Finland team, and even European Cluster Entrepreneur Award Finalist in 2008.
He has experienced the field of open source as an entrepreneur for 15 years and has contributed to the field through various projects locally and internationally.
In addition, he is also the Executive Director of the Finnish Centre of Open System and Solutions – COSS Association. Timo has been with COSS from the first steps being the first founding member.