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Upgraded Life TALKS vol. 3 "Big Deal" is the fantastic opportunity for startups to ask questions from the decision makers of a massive public sector organisation and a private sector organisation. At the event you will get direct contacts of the people who could help to deliver your solution to thousands of users. Come to Upgraded Life TALKS vol. 3, learn about the current and future needs of HUS + private company to be announced soon.
17:30 - Registration and coffee
17:50 - Welcoming words
18:00 - Keynote 1 - HUS
18:15 - Keynote 2 - TBA
18:30 - Panel discussion and Q & A
18.50 - Networking
19:30 - Doors close
About HUS: By 2020 The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) plans to digitalise and optimise most of it's operations. What are the needs in HUS and what kind of services it might be looking for? How can your startup get one of the largest hospital in the northern hemisphere as a customer?
The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa - is a Joint Authority formed by 24 municipalities. The aim is to offer patients in all member municipalities a timely and equal access to specialized medical care. Functioning as part of HUS, Helsinki University Hospital HUH is nationally responsible for treating severe and rare illnesses and ones calling for special expertise and technology.
Chief Innovation Officer at HUS, The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, MD, PhD, Neurosurgeon
Miikka Korja is Associate Professor in Neurosurgery, University of Helsinki, and Cerebrovascular consultant (MD, PhD) in one of the largest Western neurosurgical units, Helsinki University Central Hospital. Miikka has a history in basic (medical biochemistry, molecular biology and genetics) and clinical (from cross-over drug studies to population-based epidemiological studies) research. His own research focuses upon several aspects of neurosurgery including subarachnoid haemorrhage risk factors, subarachnoid haemorrhage outcome factors, risks of surgery for brain arteriovenous malformations, intracranial bypass surgeries, molecular biology of intracranial tumours, as well as patient safety and quality of care in cranial neurosurgery. Miikka is advocating for transparency in medical research and clinical medicine.
Want to know more about Upgraded Life TALKS? Read about the concept here. Hungry for more? Join us on April 25-26 2017 at Upgraded Life Festival, the biggest health & wellbeing startup event in the Nordics.
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Finnish Health Startup Association, HealthSPA
Non-profit association for Finnish health startups. We connect the health startup community & enable collaboration within a health industry. We strive to improve competitiveness and increase the success rate of Finnish health startups.