Health Startup Association of Finland

Health Startup Association of Finland

Want to change the business of health and wellness?

HealthSPA is a non-profit association for health startups, with a bold goal to put Finland on the world map when it comes to health. We are also the organisers of the Nordic’s largest health startup event – Upgraded Life Festival. The fourth event will take place on April 25-26th, 2017.

The industry thrives on cooperation and we create events and projects to enable matchmaking especially between startups, corporates, public sector and universities.

Everyone will reach their goals quicker when we work together.

Upcoming events

Upgraded Life TALKS vol.4
Design in Healthcare
16 February, 2017

Upgraded Life Festival
25-26 April, 2017

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Upcoming SPA events

Apr 25 - Helsinki


Participated in Upgraded Life Festival 2016 and hungry for more? Missed this years event but eager to join for the next one? Then we have great news! Upgraded Life Festival will…

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Feb 22 | News

Upgraded Life TALKS vol.4 – Design stories from Healthcare

The first Upgraded Life TALKS event in 2017, and the fourth in the series, Design in health and wellbeing,  was dedicated to the importance of design in health and wellbeing…

Elena Prokofyeva

Flashback to the Upgraded Health Networking in Slush

The last day of November brought us a number of impressive health-related events during Slush 2016. For the second time, the Finnish health startup association HealthSPA organised the official health networking in…

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Dec 15 | Industry

How to raise wise money in health? – Slush keynote highlights

We had the honor of sharing Reaktor Ventures’ and Netmedi’s experiences on stage at the Upgraded Health Networking which was organized already for the second time in Slush by HealthSPA.…

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