We can't do everything ourselves. That's why it's important to have startup-oriented partners, who  provide additional value for our members as well as to the Association itself.  

Papula-Nevinpat is expert in IP protection with over 40 years experience, including a strong history of more than 20 years in Russia and Eurasia. They were the first foreign IP company in Russia and continue to be one of the biggest foreign IP operator there. Papula-Nevinpat is your portal to the Russia-Eurasia region.

No good health innovation should be lost due to the lack of knowledge about it.

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Health Capital Helsinki develops Finland and the Helsinki region into the best Northern European hub for life science- and healthtech-based innovations and business development. HCH facilitates the commercialization of scientific research, increases the number of business ideas, startup companies and jobs, as well as supports business growth and accelerates export.
Terkko Health Hub is an event space, co-working area and a startup community focusing on health and life sciences. It’s a place for all health enthusiasts to build amazing projects and businesses. Located in the heart of Helsinki’s medical campus. Upgraded members can book meeting rooms at Terkko free of charge.
Maria 01 is home to the next generation of tech teams working side by side with venture capitalists, established companies, and the extended ecosystem to help each other succeed in the competitive startup environment.
HealthHUB is an open-minded and innovative community for companies, clinicians, researchers, innovators, users and customers from health industry. HealtHUB provides the community members with both virtual and personal co-work facilities at the Tampere University Hospital campus.

Join the Upgraded Community as a supporting member! 

For us, a supporting member is a valued friend and a dedicated member of the community, wanting to help out health startups on their rocky path to really making an impact.

A supporting member of the Upgraded Community can be a private person running a business, a corporation or a foundation that supports the purpose of the Association and whose line of business is in the health and welfare services or products related to those services.

Skillwell is an international software company. We connect software developers and companies who need them. IT professionals, cloud services and the right technology solutions from us. We are professionals in digital business. 

Interested in the Dutch markets? Looking for partners from the Netherlands, or want to learn about the Dutch solutions? The Embassy of the Netherlands in Finland is always happy to help in developing and furthering commercial cooperation between the two countries!

Interested in health  innovations?

We are always open for welcoming new partners who share the same passion for health startups and innovations that we do. Just drop us a line and let's figure the rest out together!



Lexia Attorneys create value and  bring you peace of mind. They will lead your company to a path of success with expertise and client-focused legal services for businesses.








Vozrastech project (translated from Russian as “aging tech”) is launched to create a community around aging technologies and give seniors access to a higher quality of life through tech solutions. The project is looking to bring the best practices from around the world and they’re especially interested in Finnish growing aging tech scene and startups in the field.


Bilendi is one of Europe’s major market research providers, conducting online market surveys all around Nordics, Europe and across the globe through a network of partners.
For options within market research surveys, contact Janne Juntunen (j.juntune(at)

MMS will help your company acquire CE-markings and official approvals easier all over the world. They have special expertise in registering demanding implantable devices and surgical instruments.

Unlisted makes investor and shareholder relationship management easy, simple and effortless. Unlike other services, Unlisted gathers financial information and news about signed-up companies automatically and offers visibility among investors. The platform automatically sends updates about companies to current shareholders and potential investors. Unlisted also provides a detailed analysis of companies, done by their financial experts.
Nordic Center for Sustainable Healthcare (NCSH) is an intersectoral arena for stakeholders, organizations, projects and expert knowledge in the sector of sustainable healthcare. NCSH is an umbrella organization for existing companies, projects and competence.
Zapier helps us work more efficiently by automating tasks we'd otherwise have to do manually. Check it out!