90 Day Finn, a program organised by Helsinki Business Hub, has made Helsinki a home base for 14 international business professionals and their families for 90 days. During August and October, 2021, the participants take a deep dive into the Finnish culture, known for its work-life balance and vivid startup scene.
On October 15, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences welcomed the participants to visit the Myllypuro campus to take a closer look at the brand new, ultra modern simulation hospital located in the campus area. Metropolia Proof Health, a multidisciplinary scientific collaboration platform offers Finnish and international companies and projects opportunities for a wide range of low-threshold pre-clinical testing and research activities in an authentic hospital environment. Read more about the visit (in Finnish) and see photos of a few hospital rooms below.
Earlier during their stay, the 90 Day Finns have also been introduced to Helsinki Metropolitan health ecosystem as a whole. Some of the program participants have already approached with their ideas of how to make use Helsinki region’s health ecosystem.