M.Sc. Perttu Salo from Markus Perola's group will defend his doctoral dissertation entitled "Studies on the Genetics of Heart Failure" in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, on 27 April 2018 at 12:00. The public examination will take place at Biomedicum 1, Lecture hall 3.
Less than a week left to apply to Vertical Growth Track. Vertical Growth Track is a an 8-month program for growth stage startups focusing on creating and solidifying their offering and sales process to enable locking down deals, run together with the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council (Uudenmaan liitto - Nylands förbund). 🔥 Who is it for: Healthcare data focus Problem-Solution fit stage Seed or Series A Preferably prior revenue In addition to the opportunity to work with some of the largest private companies located in the Helsinki Region, the participating startups are assigned a personal strategic coach as well as meeting regularly with growth coaches and healthcare professionals. The selected teams will get access to Vertical co-working space in Maria 01, one of Europe’s biggest innovation hubs. https://www.f6s.com/verticalgrowthtrackii/apply Spread the word and apply by April 30th, 2018
Helsinki’s startup scene is thriving, especially in artificial intelligence, health and life sciences, and gaming, according to The Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2018. "Helsinki’s health and life sciences sector also drew praise, with the report singling out the ambitious research efforts of FinnGen and local success story Blueprint Genetics."
It was a great pleasure to have Dr. Jernej Zupanc @SeyensInstitute instructing our FIMMPOD workshop on "Effective Visual Communication of Science" 9th-10th April! Thank you!