Health DemoDate: Future Hospital – the biggest event in the health sector in Oulu

The best business event of 2017, Health DemoDate, will arrive in Oulu again on 18 April 2018. It will be it’s fourth edition filled with new speakers, guests and news from the health technology sector. This year, the event will be built around the Future Hospital concept.

Time: 18 April 2018
Place: Areena Oulu, Tyrnäväntie 16
This event and stands are free of charge.
Registration is closed.

Health and health technology professionals, companies as well as health enthusiasts will gather to exchange experiences and discuss the right solutions for healthcare. Seize the opportunity to secure your place among them!

Welcome to visit the company and hospital stands to learn more about the latest health innovations. There will also be a lot of time for networking. With the help of Brella application, you will book the most wanted face-to-face meetings long before the DemoDate begins.


Future Hospital seminar
9:00 Coffee & networking, preparing the stands
10:00 Welcome
Pasi Parkkila, Development Director, Oulu University Hospital
10:10 Future Hospital OYS 2030
Teemu Kemilä, Service Designer, Oulu University Hospital
10:30 Highlights from Finnish hospitals:
Katri Länsivuori, Project Manager, South Karelia Social & Health Care Dist.
Petteri Jääskeläinen, Res. & Develop. Manager, Kuopio Health
Eriikka Siirala, Innovation Agent, Health Campus Turku
Teuvo Antikainen, Senior Consultant, Central Finland Health Care District
Wille Komulainen, Director & Chief Physician in eHealth, Pihlajalinna
11:20 Artificial Intelligent Innovations in Healthcare, Hanna Nikkilä, Industry Solution Executive, Microsoft Health
11:30 Keynote: Shaping the Future of Healthcare
Henrik Rindel Gudbergsen, Chief Medical Officer, IBM Nordic
11:50 Closing words
12:00 Lunch break (lunch at own expense)
DemoDate Nordic TestBeds seminar
12:00-17:00 Visiting & networking at the
company & hospital stands
Brella face-to-face meetings
13:00 Opening: Role of test bed in the future hospital, Kalevi Virta, Centre for Health and Technology, University of Oulu & Timo Alalääkkölä, OYS TestLab, Oulu University Hospital
13:20 Benefits of test bed activities, Anna Attefall, Innovation Akademiska, Uppsala University Hospital
13:35 From ideas to products: Test cases, Jørn Kristiansen, Aalborg University Hospital
13:50 Guidelines for testing, Fred Kjellson, Innovation Skåne
14:10 Health Innovation Assessment Tool, Nils-Otto Ørjasæter, Oslo University Hospital
14:30 Discussion – speakers and the audience
14:50 Coffee break 14:50 Coffee break and networking in DemoDate area
15:20 Nordic cooperation – Nordic proof and tests beds in the future, Bent-Håkon Lauritzen, Oslo MedTech
15:40 Industry cases: Microsoft Health & Monidor – Experiences from the testing process
16:00 Closing discussion, Kalevi Virta, Centre for Health and Technology, University of Oulu
17:00 DemoDate ends 16:15 Session ends

Make use of Brella networking application to book time for the most wanted face-to-face meetings and get the best possible connections from the DemoDate event.

Companies, hospitals and testbeds can book stands (free of charge) to present own products and services. Click here to make a stand reservation. Please note that BusinessOulu has the sole right to select companies for the stands.

List of exhibitor companies

9Solutions Huoleti Monidor Salivirta & Partners
Adusso IBM Near Real
Scandinavian Business Hub
Amandel Inscripta OAMK SenSoftia
Biotech Start-Up Management InterSystems Optomed Smilee
Cerenion Oy Kaiku Health TamErgo
Nordic Testbeds Kaitotek OYS-Terveellinen Turvallinen Rakentaminen -projekti Tieto
Citynomadi Kasve PehuTec oy Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Finland
Convergentia Kipuwex Peili Vision USBIMED
Delektre Medanets Pohjola Terveys VideoVisit
FixUi Microsoft ProWellness Health Solutions Zinger Nordic
Health Innovation Academy QuietOn

List of exhibitor hospitals
Oulu University hospital
South Karelia Social & Health Care District
Kuopio University Hospital/ KuopioHealth
Health Campus Turku
Central Finland Health Care District
Pohjola Hospital
Nordic Testbeds

Looking for skillful professionals to hire?

A group of professionals with diverse expertise, technical skills and modern methods of working in, for example, management, project management, testing, ready for immediate hiring!
Check out their profiles and book an appointment to get more information.

We are looking forward to seeing you at Health DemoDate in Oulu soon!

Contact person

Salla Hirvonen
Specialist, OuluHealth
040 726 1842

OuluHealth is a founding partner of the ECHAlliance International Connected Health Ecosystem Network




Joanna Seppänen

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