Nordic Health Technology & eHealth Forum - Messukeskus Helsinki, 13. - 15. Januaryta 2016

Innovatiivinen ja yhteisöllinen kohtaamispaikka ajatusten vaihtamiseen

Thursday, 14.1.2016

Language: English

Price: 150€ + VAT, Early Bird price valid until Nov 30, 2015

Target audience:
Innovation ecosystems (Universities, Hospital district representatives), Pharma, health tech and Health IT industry
Public and private healthcare provider sector; i.e. development managers,
Healthcare and IT Industry; Marketing, sales, product managers, developers


Coffee, Practicalities and Opening


Panel discussion: How to get Innovation ecosystem to work

Noora Jansson, moderator, Program Director, DSc, Business Oulu
Olle Hillborg, Director, SLL Innovation
Hans Erik Henriksen, CEO, Healthcare Denmark
Matti Eskola, CEO, Finnmedi
Külle Tärnov, Head of Business development, Tallin Science Park




National Genome Strategy

Jaakko Yrjö-Koskinen, Counsellor,  Ministry of Social Affairs and Health


Biobanks; foundation for utilizing genomic data for personalized medicine

Minna Hendolin, Dr, Director of Strategy and Business development, Auria Biobank


Academic and industrial partnerships for translational research, drug development and personalising cancer patient care

Caroline Heckman, Senior Researcher, FIMM

12:20-14:30    Lunch and expo


The opportunities offered by the health industry programs of Finpro and Tekes
Mirja Kaarlela, Director, Tekes

Team Finland Health strengthens Finland's international image as a pioneer in health care
Heidi Pekkala, Program Manager, Team Finland Health, Finpro

Bits of Health helps Finnish companies to utilise digitalisation and strive for international growth
Kari Kataja, Program Manager, Bits of Health, Tekes

Digital Hospitals takes Finnish expertise to major Nordic hospital projects
Terhi Rasmussen, Advisor, Finpro

Finland Care promotes world-class Finnish healthcare service providers
Meria Heikelä, Program Director, Finland Care, Finpro

TechEmerge will identify promising health technology innovators and match their services with interested health care systems in India
Auli Pere, Chief Adviser, Health and Well-being, Tekes

StartUp Health Finland creates a new model for connecting Finland’s entrepreneurs to US investors and customers
Eero Toivainen, Senior Advisor, Finpro

Testing and development environments allow user-oriented product development of health and well-being technology and services for needs of international business
Janne Aaltonen, Chief Liaison Officer, HUS



16:00-17:00    Networking & Coctails