• 25th-26th October, 2017
  • Station F, Paris

Techfugees Global Summit Speakers

Hila Cohen

International Business Development Lead, United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

International Business Development Lead at the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Accelerator which was launched in August 2015 in Munich, Germany and which supports innovations globally. The Innovation Accelerator’s aim is to accelerate disruptive innovations to reach a world without hunger. The accelerator supports entrepreneurs and startups working towards ending hunger applying a human-centered design and a lean startup approach. http://innovation.wfp.org/innovation-accelerator Hila joined the WFP Innovation Accelerator when it launched and previously she worked on global IT projects in WFP for 3.5 years. Beforehand, she worked for 4 years as a hi-tech corporate lawyer in a leading firm in Tel Aviv. She holds an MBA from the SDA Bocconi School of Management (Italy) and a Bachelors in Law from the University of Haifa (Israel). She has an avid interest in the latest developments and trends in the technology realm.