Parvaneh is a member of the program and speaker curation team. She has a bachelor and a master in IT and studied her PhD in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) with the focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and disaster management at University of Agder. She has both academic and business background. She has also worked in several maritime companies as project manager, data analyst, Chief Technology Officer, and Digitalization leader. She is also the vice chair of YoungShip Sørlandet and a Nordic Talent Ambassador. She is very excited to use her experience as a presenter and chairwoman in different conferences and forums to support TEDx in finding and guiding the speakers.