Simona PESTINA

Simona PESTINA

Technical Officer for ICT Applications, Digital Society Division, Digital Networks and Society Department, ITU

Technical Officer for ICT Applications in the Telecommunication Development Bureau/ Digital Society Division of ITU. She has experience in the implementation and management of software systems for digital health, telecommunication and statistics.

During her previous employment with UNESCO's Institute of Statistics she was involved in the development of software solutions for the collection and dissemination of statistical data and in the adoption of the SDMX standard for the exchange of statistical data.  She also worked 10 years in telecommunication industry for Motorola Global Software Group and Orange Business Services.

At Orange she was involved in the development of a Remote Monitoring System for patients with cardiac implanted device. Her educational background is Computer Engineering and Computer Science.