Trade mission focusing on halth tech to Minnesota

Minnesota is the second largest center of Finnish origin in the U.S., and many Finnish companies already operate in Minnesota. By joining this trade mission, you will benefit from the strong ties between Finland and Minnesota and gain access to valuable contacts and insights to help you succeed in the U.S. market.

Time: 15 – 18 October 2024
Registration by 28 June 2024. 

About Minnesota

  • More than 1,000 healthcare technology companies
  • #2 in medical device patents per capita: a hotspot for innovation
  • $1 billion raised in private capital in 2022
  • Home to the nation’s largest private health insurer, UnitedHealth, and top-ranked hospital, the Mayo Clinic
  • Home of Medical Alley, #1 Health Tech Cluster in the world


Finnish companies and R&D organizations interested in understanding the US healthcare sector, its main actors, trends and how to enter the market and form partnerships successfully.

The visit program will be built to reflect the participant companies’ profiles focusing on digital health and medical devices, other sub-focus such as gene- and cell therapy can be considered based on the participating companies.


  • Major companies: 2150EUR + 24% VAT per person,
  • Minor and SME’s: 1830EUR + 24% VAT per person,
    which covers the program costs, local transportation, and meals included in the visit program. Travel and accommodation costs are not included.
  • The visit will be carried out if we reach a minimum of 10 registered company representatives.

Contact persons

Ms. Titta Houni
Senior Advisor
Business Finland New York
+1 858 310 9292

Ms. Terhi Rasmussen
Senior Advisor, Global Opportunity Leader
Business Finland Copenhagen
+45 205 49894

Source: Business Finland