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Helsinki 23.8.2023

Together to global growth – Healthtech Export Day

Time: 23.8.2023 at 13:00-18:00

Team Finland House
Porkkalankatu 1, Helsinki


More information

Terhi Rasmussen
Global Opportunity Leader Health & Wellbeing
Copenhagen, Denmark
terhi.rasmussen (at)
tel. +45 2054 9894

Anniina Wäyrynen

Program coordinator, RRF Health & Wellbeing
anniina.wayrynen (at)

Business Finland together with Healthtech Finland is organizing a day of knowledge sharing, networking and collaboration focusing on exports. Join us to kick off a new season!

Who is this event for: Finnish companies with health and wellbeing technologies and solutions already exporting or looking to start exporting.

What is expected of you: Curious mind, active participation and willingness to share your experiences and make new business friends.

In this event Finnish healthtech companies share their knowledge on:

  • How to get started with exports?
  • How to scale operations on existing markets?
  • How to find and manage partners and distributors?
  • How to close a deal in sales situations?
  • How to get that first pilot and business case?

During breaks networking opportunities and a mini tradefair will be available for you to explore.

At the mini tradefair you can meet:

  • Healthtech Finland organization
  • Päivi Sillanaukee, Special Envoy for Health and Wellbeing, Ministry for Social Affairs and Health
  • Team Finland’s global network of health advisors will be available for introductions with the following countries/market areas represented: Nordics, DACH, UK, France, Italy, USA, China, Poland & Baltics, Australia etc.
  • You can also learn more about Business Finland’s internationalization services such as: Market Opportunities, Finnish Solutions, Work in Finland, Internationalization coaching, Market Explorer funding and a calendar of upcoming events for health & wellbeing sector.

We warmly welcome all export-oriented Finnish companies to join the event!

Please note that the language of the event is English and it is organized only as a physical event.


13.00 Welcoming words and introduction to the event

13.30-14.30 Session 1:

  • Piloting abroad – why and how
    Katja Taalas, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Verso Vision
  • First foreign customer and constructing a business case
    Jussi Määttä, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Buddy Healthcare
  • Permits and internationalization USA/FDA as a case
    Jarkko Niemelä, Interim Chief Executive Officer, MVision AI
  • Q&A

14.30-15.30 Networking & coffee and mini tradefair available

15.30-16.30 Session 2:

  • BeeHealthy experiences from growing global presence
    Oskari Eskola, CEO, BeeHealthy
  • Orion is building the future R&D ecosystem – get involved!
    Julius Sipilä, Discovery Data Technology Lead, Orion Corporation
  • Q&A
  • Introduction to fall event calendar and call to action

16.30-18.00 Networking & refreshments and mini tradefair available