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Online 11.11.2021

Call for Applications: Neuroscience Partnering Day

Please apply to the event by filling out the form by 28 May 2021.


Before applying, please read the instructions.

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Mr. Sampo Sammalisto
Head of Personalized Health Finland
Business Finland
sampo.sammalisto (at)
+358 50 584 1100


Ms. Rauni Korolainen
Program Coordinator, Business Ecosystems
Business Finland
rauni.korolainen (at)
+358 50 475 4746


Ms. Merja Jaronen
Program Manager
Neurocenter Finland
merja.jaronen (at)
+358 50 512 9116

Business opportunities and R&D partnerships in the neuroscientific pharmaceutical space

Join Neuroscience Partnering Day – partnering & matchmaking event, 11 November 2021 and discover new business opportunities and R&D partners in the pharmaceutical space.

Our goal is to create meaningful connections between Finnish neuroscience innovators and global pharmaceutical companies.

Apply to this event hosted by Business Finland and Neurocenter Finland to learn more about the R&D needs and begin conversations with potential partners.

Don't miss this exceptional opportunity to meet the global R&D and BD decision makers from these leading pharmaceutical companies in the pharmaceutical space:

  • AbbVie
  • Biogen
  • Janssen, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
  • Merck KGaA
  • MSD
  • Novartis
  • Orion
  • Roche
  • Sanofi
  • Takeda

What will you get from the event?

This networking and partnering event will give you an opportunity to present your products, services, innovations and value propositions to global R&D and Business Development decision makers from 10 global pharma companies in one event.

The event will be arranged in fully digital format, which is a convenient way to begin conversations regarding potential collaborations and partnerships without the need for travel.

What is the schedule and structure of the event?

The event will consist of two parts:

Part 1 with keynotes & pitches from global pharma companies and selected Finnish research organizations and companies (see below for selection process).

Part 2 dedicated to prearranged 1-to-1 meetings & concurrent breakout sessions where spontaneous networking is also possible.

How to apply to the event?

We invite applications from companies, health care providers, universities, research organizations and other organizations that have products, services or innovations relevant to the fields of interest of the attending 10 global pharma companies.

Please read carefully what the attending global pharmaceutical companies are looking for, to identify how they could benefit from the products, services and innovations your organization has to offer.

The number of selected participants for pitches and 1-to-1 meetings is limited. The attending decision makers from the 10 global pharma companies along with their team experts will make these selections based on the applications received.

Please apply to the event by 28 May 2021.

Team Finland will notify all applicants by 23 June whether they are selected or not.

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