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 restricted to 50 persons.

HealthBIO 2020, 4th November
Hybrid event: Online or on-site at Visitor and Innovation Centre Joki
Lemminkäisenkatu 12 B, Turku


09.30 – 10.00        Registration and coffee

10.00 – 10.40        Finnish Biotech Year 2019-2020
                                 Tero Piispanen, Senior Executive HealthTurku,
                                 Turku Science Park Ltd

10.45 – 12.00        Pitching competition, 6-8 presentations
                                 Moderated by Pekka Simula, Chairman, FIB
                                 Jury: TBA

12.10 – 12.20        Award ceremony

12.20 – 13.00        Lunch                                                

13.00 – 15.30        Partnering, EEN ja B2Match-platform (on-site only, NOTE: separate registration required)       

Register for HealthBIO by 1st November at https://www.lyyti.in/HealthBIO2020
Register for partnering by 1st November at https://healthbio-2020-partnering.b2match.io/

Apply for pitching competition by 21st October by sending a short abstract of your 5 min presentation to tero.piispanen@turkubusinessregion.com. The winner will be invited to participate in NLSInvest (free of charge for selected companies) and will have the opportunity to compete for the 12 best selected for the Nordic Life Sicence Awards during NLSDays.

Note: We adhere closely to the instructions and recommendations related to COVID-19 issued by local and national authorities. These include ensuring proper hygiene, practicing social distancing and limiting the number of participants at the event. If you have even the slightest symptoms or have visited a risk area during the last 14 days, please refrain from attending.
We strongly recommend the use of mask during the on-site event. Extra masks are available at the venue.