Lena Miranda, CEO at Linköping Science Park, becomes an honorary doctor at Linköping University. Foto: Peter Karlsson, Svarteld form & foto

Lena Miranda, CEO of Linköping Science Park, will receive an honorary doctor at Linköping University. She is honored together with the furniture designer Åke Axelsson and the international researcher Lucy Henry, Barbara Riegel, and Arnold Tukker at the academic celebration in November.

Lena Miranda is named an honorary doctor of technology for her strong commitment to collaboration between the university and the business world and her extraordinary interest in innovation and entrepreneurship linked to social development. After studies in cultural and media studies at LiU, she has been active in various industries, and in 2014 she became CEO of Linköping Science Park. Lena Miranda has also been chairman of the Swedish Incubators and Science Parks (SISP) board and a member of the Swedish government’s innovation council.