HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event – Good morning from Finland!

HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event – Good morning from Finland!

Europe's leading digital healthcare experts will gather to an online conference on 7-11 September 2020. Sitra’s and Business Finland’s general session will take a deep-dive into the challenges and potential of health data.

  • September 10, 2020 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Online event

The globally recognized small giant in digital health, Finland, is hosting an interactive web TV show as a general session during the HIMSS & Health 2.0 Digital web conference that you may not want to miss. Grab your morning coffee while enjoying our update on some of the hottest themes and innovations in digital health!

Sign up for “Good Morning from Finland” live stream to hear the latest from Finnish digital health care 

The Good Morning from Finland show, jointly presented by Sitra and Business Finland, is a hosted, live, internet TV morning show with unique content on some of the latest developments in digital health. It will showcase several themes, interviews, panel discussions and presentations of some of the coolest and most promising uses of new digital technologies in healthcare. Several ecosystems and joint consortiums actively working on these innovations will appear as guests to discuss their work.

09:00 – 09:45 Presented by Sitra: Data, innovation and health – it’s going to get a lot more personal

The MED Talk ask questions such as: Can we marry unregulated data with regulated data for new, individual digital services and a fairer data economy? Do we have a happy couple or an unrealistic alliance? How can data help health and well-being services become more tailored? What role does data play in disease prevention? The MED Talk also unveils some findings in Sitra’s recent European Consumer Wearables Survey.

MED Talk by Jaana Sinipuro, Project Director, Sitra: Data, innovation and health in fair data economy

Panel discussion: Data, innovation and health

  • Jaana Sinipuro, Sitra
  • Juuso Blomster, MD, PhD, CEO Precordior Ltd, Adjunct Professor of Cardiology, University of Turku, Finland
  • Hannu Kinnunen, MSc, Biophysics, Chief Scientific Officer, Oura Health

Other leading themes of the event include:

  • Biobanks and genomics making a strong entry into healthcare: presenting latest news in globally significant research project FinnGen and the one-shop-stop to Finnish biobanks FinBB
  • Opportunities of artificial intelligence and deep machine learning in image-based medical diagnostics
  • Digital innovations revolutionizing stroke prevention and diagnostics
  • Digitalization and virtual glasses based 3D visualization in surgery


Sitra participates in other conference sessions, as well. Check out our full presence in the conference

Get to know the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event conference programme

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