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 Festival
25-26 April, 2017

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Upcoming SPA events

Apr 25 - Helsinki


Upgraded Life Festival 2017

Upgraded Life Festival will be back on 25-26 of April 2017. And, of course, we will be aiming even higher. Join the front line of influential people in health & wellness including…

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Mar 21 | Industry
Jussi Loponen, Head of Research at Fazer Group

Fazer Brainhow: Researching our way to improve cognitive well-being

You might be wondering why Fazer is actively participating in health and well-being events – what is actually our take on health and well-being in the up-coming Upgraded Life Festival…

Mar 10 | Startup story
Paula Mäkeläinen, Movendos

The secret ingredient of high-class health technology – human to human interface

During the past years it’s been somewhat trendy to measure  all kinds of data. The most enthusiastic but rare individuals collect data and curves of almost every daily activity and…

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…

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