Why is the Helsinki health ecosystem the perfect place for innovation? Because Helsinki has a unique research environment, strong digital skills, quality Nordic healthcare and a culture of entrepreneurship and cooperation.
Slush, the world’s leading startup event, is organised annually in Helsinki, Finland.
Health innovations are one of the hottest growth sectors and Helsinki is one of the hottest places for investing in health tech.
Helsinki health startups are making significant, profitable innovations to improve people’s health and wellbeing on a global scale.
So what’s the secret to the success of Finnish health companies?
It’s not a secret at all, to be honest, but it is due to a unique set of circumstances. We’re eager to talk about what’s happening in the Finnish capital region and explain the ingredients which go into our ecosystem:
High-quality health data open for researchers
Thriving entrepreneurial culture and the world’s leading startup event Slush
Deep tech development, especially within machine learning, quantum computing and 5G/6G telecommunications
Digital application development expertise
Unique understanding of medical solution usability design
World-class public healthcare system
Tight collaborative operating model between academics and companies
Fast adaptation of digitalisation in all areas of Finnish society
Large, highly educated domestic and international talent pool
In a nutshell, Helsinki has a unique research environment, strong digital skills, quality Nordic healthcare and a culture of entrepreneurship and cooperation. These factors result in fantastic health and wellbeing startups which expand on a global scale.
Supportive startup infrastructure, excellent health data, and a wealth of research innovation make Helsinki a health & life sciences city to watch.
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