Health Tuesday: Agetech solutions for independent living and active ageing, online

Join the June edition of Health Tuesday to hear more about high-tech solutions targeted at the ageing population, so-called AgeTech, technology that allows for more independent and active life at an advanced age.

Time: 7 June 2022, 8:00 – 10:15
Place: Online

Business Finland is active in several related programs in order to support the development of services for the elderly. In addition, Finnish companies are offering various solutions for active independent living and AgeTech generally.

During the event, you will hear about the Finnish offering as well as get a brief overview of our international market studies and plans in this field.

A roundtable discussion will follow to highlight the AgeTech market in Japan, the country with huge business potential in this sector. Be sure to stay online for this.


8.00 Opening Words
Sampo Sammalisto, Head of Personalized Health Finland, Business Finland

8.05 Co-developing the future digital solutions for better ageing
Toini Harra, Principal Lecturer, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences

8.20 Company case 1: Axitare Ltd – Remote medication service for the elderly
Joel Saastamoinen, Chief Technology Officer, Axitare Ltd

8.35 Company case 2: Verso Vision – AI-eyes for safer elderly care
Katja Taalas, CEO & Founder, Verso Vision

8.50 AgeTech offering and HIMSS22 conference
Meria Heikelä, Director, Business Finland, London

8.55 Closing words
Sampo Sammalisto, Head of Personalized Health Finland, Business Finland

9.00 Health Tuesday event ends

9.15 Market opportunities Roundtable: AgeTech market in Japan

10.15 Roundtable session ends


Contact person

Sampo Sammalisto
Head of Personalized Health Finland Program, Business Finland