Inspiring the elderly in an innovative way – the challenge of quick experimentation now open! The City of Helsinki has opened a challenge for companies to experiment quickly with innovative solutions that promote the mobility and activity of older Helsinki residents living at home. Solutions must have business potential. Eligibility requirements: The company must be …

by Heather Smith

The path from the table of a researcher to a marketable future medication, health care product, or health care solution is long and requires financial planning. Realized in cooperation by Business Finland, Business Finland Venture Capital, Finnish Industry Investment Ltd (Tesi), and Health Capital Helsinki, investor event Finnish Health and Life Science Research Showcase for Investors brought together …

by Heather Smith

Data is the future of health, and as a new market it provides great business opportunities. Finland is a one-stop shop for health data with the ability to provide everything that companies need to make successful business and R&D. How can Finnish data hold its competitive position? Is there a standard for pricing the data? …

by Heather Smith

Does your country have a health capital? Apparently, Finland has one! Meet Health Capital Helsinki Digital Health Global blog took a look on what makes Finland a digital health champion and what is done in the Greater Helsinki region to support health startups.  Digital Health Global had a chat with Christian Lardot, Health Incubator Helsinki leader and Senior Business …

by Heather Smith

The medical community is well aware of cardiac muscle damage caused by lack of oxygen and certain other conditions – which often lead to heart failure and subsequent death. So far, there has been a large number of patients suffering from this – but only limited treatment options. Helsinki-based startup EpiHeart is tackling the challenge through an …

by Heather Smith

In our last Pop Up Ecosystem for July with theme “Matching Supply and Demand in COVID-19 Times”, we heard from our ECHAllianceecosystems from Malta, Helsinki and Wales and also our fantastic members StrataHealthUK  and Better  who have together real tangible experience in matching demand and supply. Watch the recording video now:

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Health Incubator Helsinki is a unique long-term incubator program driving transformation of health innovation, research findings and expertise into international business, and attracting new talent and companies to Helsinki. The incubator is a new, needed component in the continuum in assisting startups and research-based teams from universities and SPARK Finland in their efforts to create business in the Helsinki …

by Heather Smith

“Covid-19 is the new normal and remote healthcare will be booming” Survey: Covid-19 has had a positive impact on Finnish companies with health tech solutions Majority of Finnish companies and startups with solutions to Covid-19 crisis have seen a positive impact in their business this spring. Most of them also see the post-Covid-19 future as …

by Heather Smith

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by Heather Smith

Business Finland and German ZIM programme are looking for inspiring market-oriented joint projects between small and medium-sized enterprises in Finland and Germany. The call is currently ongoing and is open until September 15, 2020. Project ideas should stem from the companies’ own needs and can belong to any domain. The projects should involve the development …

by Heather Smith
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