Venue: Oulu University Hospital/OYS Testlab Organizer: Innocities Date: 28.08.2024 Time: 09:00 - 16:00

Upcoming networking event, the topics of optics and photonics solutions in the field of health technologies.

Seminar Program:
9.00 – 9.10 Welcome and introduction to Photonic city ecosystem project
Christina Liedert, Research Team Leader, medical devices and in vitro diagnostics, VTT
Executive Director of MedPhab Association

9.10-9.30 City of Oulu and Oulu Health activities
Minna Komu, Oulu Health Network Director

9.30-12.00 Tours
Future Hospital tour
Come and see how the smart hospital looks like! New Oulu university hospital aims to be the smartest hospital in the world. With the newest technologies, modern facilities and up-to-date expertise, OYS2023 will provide effective and influential care.
More info: OYS2030 eng – Oys 2030
Mittlabiin: Medical imaging teaching and test laboratory
Mittlab offers wide selection of tool for teaching, research and product development in the field of medical imaging. Come and meet the experts behind the operation!
More info: Medical Imaging Teaching and Test Laboratory (Mittlab) | University of Oulu

11.30-12.30 Light lunch and networking

12.30-12.50 Photonics in Finland and Photonics roadmap
Juha Purmonen, Photonics business developer, Business Joensuu
Executive Director Photonics Finland

12.50-13.10 Pilot line support for research and development of photonic innovations
Jussi Hiltunen, Research Professor, VTT

13.10-13.30 Photonics and Medtech industry in Tampere
Matti Ehder-Gahm, Customer account lead, Business Tampere

13.30-15.00 Company presentations
Companies using optics and photonics, please let us know if you wish to present your company.
Already confirmed:
Ōura smart ring as a health technology product, Jukka-Tapani Mäkinen, Oura
Speaker and title to be confirmed later, Polar Electronics
Unlocking Precision in Cancer Therapy: Enhancing Cell-Based Treatments with BioNavis MP-SPR Technology, Tommi Vaskivuo, BioNavis
Usability considerations in medical devices, Terhi Holappa, USBIMED

15.00-16.00 Coffee and networking