Paikka: Kuopio Järjestäjä: Kuopio Health Päivämäärä: 23.09.2020

Health Forum – New Digital Solutions for Healthcare 23.9.2020


Health Forum – New Digital Solutions for Healthcare gathers regional  healthdataprojects and their synergies around Kuopio. Forum afternoon is combined with presentations and workshop. The data topic is current in many ongoing projects and their conclusions could provide new sights between collaborations.

Health Forum will be held in collaboration with:

IBM, VTT, Istekki, UEF, DigiCenterNS, AI Hub, KUH and Neurocenter Finland.



Place – TBC

Entrance – Free

Spoken language and presentations – in ENG


Program draft / TBC

12.30-12.35 Welcome and short introduction to event – Aki Gröhn Kuopio Health

12.35-12.50 Development of clinical decision support tools based on the therapeutic and economic value – Markus Forsberg, VTT

12.50-13.05 Public-Private-Partnership for AI development: Case Brain Tumor Research – Mikael Fraunberg, Neurocenter Finland

13.05-13.20 Developing Kuopio Data Lake towards a SOTE AI-Hub – Arto Mannermaa, AI Hub

13.20-13.35 Kuopio Biomedical Image Analysis Image Center – Jussi Tohka, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences/UEF

13.35-13.50 Experts in Medical Computing – Markku Kellomäki, Savonia Applied Sciences

13.50-14.05 5G for health solutions – Aki Happonen, DigiCenterNS


14.05-14.15 Coffee break


14.15-14.30 Health data lakes and data integration possibilities – Jyrki Tirkkonen, Istekki

14.30-14.45 TBC – TBA, IBM


14.45-15.15 Workshop: Recognition of bottlenecks and finding the solutions

15.15-15.50 Workshop wrap-up and discussion

15.50-16.00 Next steps – Aki Gröhn, Kuopio Health


More information or questions:

Marleena Ruutiainen, Development Manager / +358 50 532 1545

Aki Gröhn, CEO / +358 50 403 7540