Focus areas, Expertise

Merging health, life science and technology into innovation

Oulu’s competitive advantage lies especially in a seamless combination of health technology, life sciences, medicine and different aspects of engineering. The city is a forerunner in digital health and the second largest health technology center in Finland.

The OuluHealth ecosystem is at the forefront of converging health and life science solutions with ICT. We are world leaders in new generation technologies, such as 5G/6G, IOT, AI, VR, AR and BigData.

Number 1

  • Digital health
  • The smartest hospital
  • R&D investment in Finland, among the top in the EU