20 June Health technologies and open innovation think-tank – industry needs meet scientist ideas, Kuopio

Date and venue: 20.6. 2017 from 11:30 to 16:00, MS306, Medistudia, Kuopio campus, Yliopistonranta 1 A

In addition science speed dating 9:30–11:30 (Limited seats, please make a reservation).

Programme flyer


9:30-11:30 Science speed dating

15min / Scientists, slots for 8 companies which are reserved in the order of registration

Professor Hilkka Soininen, Dean Faculty of Health Sciences

Professor Jukka Jurvelin, Dean Faculty of Natural Sciences

Professor Päivi Eriksson, Innovation management

Professor Pasi Karjalainen, Signal processing

Professor Markus Forsberg, Pharmaceutical Technologies

Professor Mikko Hiltunen, Cell biology

11:30-12:30 Lunch and networking

12:30-13:30 Industry keynote speaks

Orion 100 years Innovation Contest, Taru Blom VP of Development and Orion team

Nordea Start-up Accelerator, Jussi Rieppo, Regional director

Digital technologies and commercialization, Anssi Lehikoinen, Chairman of ENFO and

professor of practice

13:45-14:45 Topical workshops

Group 1: New drug technologies and therapies, facilitator Markus Forsberg

Group 2: Novel health technologies and devices, facilitator Pasi Karjalainen

Group 3: Open Innovation and new ways to collaborate, facilitator Mikko Juuti

14:45-15:15 Coffee and networking

15:15-16:00 Summary of group workshops and next steps, closing of event

More information and registration by 31 may:

Mikko Juuti, tel 040 485 8826, mikko.juuti@uef.fi

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