Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on August 17, 2017
Want a front seat in the health startup world, and have an impact on how the scene will develop in Finland? Then this is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
HealthSPA is looking for a Director that will have a key role in developing the association to the next level. We…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on July 11, 2017
What do you get when you bring together one medical doctor, one doctor of biomechanics, and two engineers? If the engineers come from the world of mathematical modeling, simulations, and all things virtual – one of them knowing how to make the magic happen, and the other, how…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on May 31, 2017
A bit over a month has passed since Upgraded Life Festival (ULF) 2017. Two days of powerful talks and opinion sharing on the latest trends in the healthtech industry. The Finnish startup scene is strong, but what is it like at the biggest health startup event in…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on April 21, 2017
Startups tend to lack the in-depth knowledge needed to tap the full potential of patents. Understanding the actual reasons for patenting and how to utilize patents, commonly remains on a rather basic level. Simultaneously, typical patent professionals and patent agencies still offer few business-oriented patent utilization services.
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on April 19, 2017
The Netherlands has a strong position in the global Life Sciences & Health industry. It is home to a vibrant, concentrated cluster of more than 2200 life science and medtech companies and research organizations. Biomedical research at Dutch universities and medical centers is highly marked in the global rankings….Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on April 5, 2017
Most of us are not saving money just to have more money. We’re thinking of something to spend the money on. When it comes to planning for the future, it’s wise to start saving and investing some of our income at some point. We realise the…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on November 9, 2016
Upgraded Life TALKS vol. 3 “Big Deal” is the fantastic opportunity for startups to ask questions from the decision makers of the massive public and private sector organisations, get direct contacts of the people who could…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on November 2, 2016
Upgraded Life TALKS event series continues with TALKS vol. 2 Solution LAB. This time the discussion has been focusing on Kertomalla Paranee, the new project of HUS in collaboration with Sitra, HealthSPA, UPM, Novartis and Helsinki Business Hub. The goal…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on September 27, 2016
On Upgraded Life TALKS vol. 1 we gathered all the bright minds, starting from healthcare professionals and medical students, to startups and industry players, and talked about the future of healthcare and it’s current problems.
The outcome of the panel discussion was that…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on May 9, 2016
”It really is high time we move from nursing to healthcare,” says Francke.
Patrick Francke believes and trusts in data. In his opinion, health should be managed above all based on data.
”I’ve been anxiously waiting for this future to come for nine years. Now at last I…Read More