Course: Health tech innovations, networks and ecosystems
Health tech innovations, networks and ecosystems is a one day course packed with all things healthtech. For example you will learn:
- how to segment the market
- what is going on in health tech globally
- what are the investor trends
- what are the key networks and ecosystems in Finland and in the US.
HIA TV: Opinion leader interview series
HIA TV is a series of opinion leader interviews in the health tech space. It focuses on sharing interesting and important viewpoints to all those who are creating new products and services to improve human health.
I will be interviewing entrepreneurs, opinion leaders, industry experts, medical professionals, analysts, whatnot in the fascinating intersection of health and technology.
In the first episode I had the privilege to chat with Timo Ahopelto from Lifeline Ventures, which is an early stage health tech investor. I met Timo at Upgraded Life Festival at Meilahti Campus in 19 May 2015. Check out Timo’s investment criteria and his advise to early stage health tech innovators.
Column and blog: “Sitting kills like smoking”
We write regularly a column in Oulu’s local news media Oululehti. This time it was about how to hack yourself a standing desk and other tricks to avoid prolonged sitting at work. The column was published in Finnish in Oululehti 25 April, 2015. You can find the English and Finnish versions in our blog.
Column and blog: “10 tips for aspiring entrepreneurs”
We write regularly a column in Oulu’s local news media Oululehti. This time it was about sharing my early experience of entrepreneurship with a group of adult students taking the Entrepreneurship Course of Oulu University of Applied Science (OAMK). The column is in Finnish. It was published in Oululehti 14 February, 2015. You can find the English and Finnish versions in our blog.
Book and e-book: The story of OWI 2006 – 2014 in Finnish
OWI – Oulu Wellness Institute – was a visionary health tech community project in Oulu in 2006 – 2014.
The story of OWI highlights the history of OWI and their main achievements in building Oulu’s exceptional health tech ecosystem. The book and e-book are in Finnish: OWIN TARINA 2006-2014.
The e-book can be found here.
We were part of the writing team.
Blog: Slush Does It Again – Supercharging the Startup Scene
Our English article, Slush Does It Again – Supercharging the Startup Scene, was published in the nuviun blog in 1st December, 2014.
The nuviun blog is intended to contribute to discussion and stimulate debate on important issues in global digital health. The blog has visitors from 168 countries.
Article and blog: Slush 2014 loaded startups’ batteries
Slush is the focal point for Eurasian startups and technology talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media. The two-day event takes place every fall in the wintery Scandinavia amidst one the most dynamic tech ecosystems in the world. Slush 2014 took place in November 18.-19 with more than 14.000 attendees.
We reported from Slush14 to Oululehti and produced this article. The article was published Nov 29, 2014.
Column and blog: “The innovative chaos of starting a new venture”
We write regular column Oulu’s local news media Oululehti. This time the column was about the innovative chaos of starting a new venture. The column is in Finnish. It was published in 26 September, 2014.