Explore the UK Life Sciences market – Presenting funding and piloting opportunities

Breakfast event at the British Embassy in Helsinki – 27 February, 2019

WHERE: British Embassy in Helsinki, Itäinen Puistotie 17
WHEN: Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 8:30 – 10:30
FOR WHOM: Companies, entrepreneurs and organisations operating in life sciences and interested in knowing more about the funding and piloting opportunities UK market offers, as well as the support available for Finnish companies to establish and expand their presence in the UK.

DIT (UK Department for International Trade – supporting companies to set up and expand in the UK) and Upgraded (association for health & wellbeing startups in Finland) welcome you to learn more about the UK life science sector and the exciting opportunities different regions present in terms of funding and piloting.

Our guest speakers are experienced life science specialists from the UK, a country which has one of the most vibrant and productive life science sectors in the world generating £61 billion annual turnover. In addition, a Finnish company already established in the UK will share their experience and key learnings. Please join the discussion and come to network with like-minded entrepreneurs and professionals.


8.30 Breakfast and networking

9:00 Programme starts

  • Welcome
    Tom Dodd, British Ambassador to Finland
  • UK Life Sciences: funding and piloting opportunities
    Chris Howie, Life Science Specialist, Department for International Trade
    David D’Alton, CEO, D’Alton Kingswell
  • Finnish company’s experiences in the UK market
  • Discussion

10.30 Programme ends

Would you like a one to one meeting with one of the speakers after the seminar? Please contact Emma Peltonen to request a meeting.

Registration: https://www.lyyti.fi/reg/Explore_the_UK_Life_Sciences_market_2267

The host of this event is UK Department for International Trade in Finland – if you are interested in expanding your business to the UK, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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