The City of Kuopio was hosting the World Health Organisation's Healthy Cities Network conference on June 24-26, 2015. Over 300 policymakers within healthcare participated in the conference, from nearly 100 network cities of over 30 countries. The WHO conference in Kuopio was the first in which the health, wellbeing and health technology companies were able to introduce their products and service Read more ›
What do you get when you put people of different backgrounds in the same space for 48 hours to promote health? Over a weekend, video games and prototypes promoting health and movement were created. Read more ›
The theme of the Kuopio Innovation’s publication is “Businesses at the core”. You can read current news for example of Game Jams, Startup Kuopio, Growth Open and Human Security Finland network’s operations, also new solutions in the field of health and wellbeing. In addition, there are a number of our customers' business stories. Read more ›
For the second time, Kuopio took part in the world's biggest gaming event, the Global Game Jam. The Kuopio event was about boosting health with the aim of finding new applications for health technology. The Kuopio event was backed by Games for Health Finland/Kuopio Innovation Ltd and Klassikka High School in Kuopio.
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A case study of the application of the Runway commercialisation and productisation model was presented at the ICMC 2014 conference in India. This year's presentation described the application of the CCI model in a pilot project, in a mobile healthcare unit originally developed at the Savonia University of Applied Sciences, and in the development of a business model for it. Read more ›