Finland is looking to boost companies’ R&D efforts with unprecedented incentives. A new tax law will take effect on 1 January 2021 with the stated aim of bringing tax relief to Research & Development activities during 2021-2025. Companies that are conducting some sort of R&D activity with a genuine research organization meet the criteria for … Continued

European Healthtech Investment Forum 2021 goes digital

Business Finland and Tech Tour will continue the successful European Healthtech Investment Forum event series in 2021 in digital format. If you are a company seeking capital investments or an investor seeking new companies to your portfolio, make sure to save the dates March 15-19 2021 in your calendar. The event will be held in … Continued

NLSInvest the first Nordic Life Science Investment Day 19 April 2021

NLSInvest is providing 50-60 carefully selected Rising Stars’ with unparalleled business opportunities. It is meant for Nordic Life Science companies in Bio/Pharma, Medtech/Diagnostics and Digital/EHealth that are aiming to grow. Apply here by 28 February 2021 to ensure a competitive advantage in the largest Life Science business meeting in the Nordics.  Benefits for selected Rising Stars: • Opportunities to … Continued


The booklet by Business Finland with Lean Entries and Tom Ståhlberg will be introduced on Thursday 17 December 2020 at 13:00-16:00. Register here for the on-line event that will help readers reap the benefits of the booklet and bring to surface the most important topics towards the May 2021 and 2022 transitions into the MDR … Continued

Early Drug Development: Strategy and Solution webinar 26.11.2020 at 10 AM – 11:30 AM CET

Co-organized with Life Science Sweden, this webinar will focus on the key considerations for transitioning small molecules from preclinical through clinical development. Experts will discuss the technological aspects of drug development and describe practical approaches to improve bioavailability of poorly soluble drugs. Register here In addition, the speakers will discuss the ways physiologically based pharmacokinetic … Continued

MDR Essentials and the Changing Regulatory Landscape in EU event 9.12.2020

Where:  Visitor and Innovation Centre Joki at Lemminkäisenkatu 12b, Turku – On-site/Online  When:   9.12.2020   8:30 ~12:30 Finnish time How:    Register here. The registration is open until 6.12.2020. You can choose on-line or on-site.     We’re already living the era of the new EU medical device regulations MDR & IVDR, but there are still preparations to be done by the European … Continued

Swiss Nordic Bio 2021 Goes DIGI

The Nordic countries & Switzerland in cooperation with partners invite you to participate at Swiss Nordic Bio 2021 on 10 & 11 February 2021. WHAT’s NEW?  Swiss Nordic Bio 2021 will be held on 10 & 11 February in digital format  We have partnered up with Vator Securities to make Swiss Nordic Bio a leading small & midcap healthcare conference … Continued

INVITATION: HealthBIO 2020 and Sparkling Wednesday hybrid events on 4th November, Turku

Welcome to HealthBIO 2020! Due to coronavirus situation, HealthBIO event will exceptionally be arranged as an one-day event, where you can attend either on-site or online in Teams.Number of on-site attendees will be limited to 25 persons. HealthBIO 2020, 4th NovemberHybrid event: Online or on-site at Visitor and Innovation Centre JokiLemminkäisenkatu 12 B, Turku Programme: … Continued

Meet with Johnson & Johnson Innovation in the Nordics 24.-25. Nov 2020

Johnson & Johnson Innovation seeks to positively impact human health through innovation. We do this by helping entrepreneurs realize their dreams of creating healthcare solutions that improve peoples’ lives around the world.  This event will target the Nordic ecosystem. The event will include an open presentation on the Johnson & Johnson Innovation model on November … Continued

CoSolve – Open innovation challenge call at AstraZeneca open until 19. Nov 2020

CoSolve is a new global, virtual, Open Innovation challenge at AstraZeneca, seeking to find new collaborators – those with the boldest innovations and solutions that will help us create the next wave of medicines to help transform patients’ lives. The CoSolve challenges are now OPEN. This current round closes on 19th November 2020. For more information visit … Continued