06.03 – 07.03.2018 / Finlandia Hall, Helsinki

Healthtech Invest Europe Forum 2018

Healthtech Invest Europe Forum 2018 will take place on 6-7 March 2018 in Helsinki, bringing together leading investors from Europe and some of the most promising Health Tech entrepreneurs of Europe and Finland.

Venue: Finlandia Hall, Mannerheimintie 13 e, 00100 Helsinki

Date: 6 – 7 March, 2018

Event information: European Healthtech Investment Forum


The event will concentrate on the following subsectors:

•    Digital Health
•    Medical Devices & Diagnostics
•    Personalized Health


40 of the best European early stage Healthtech companies will be selected to present at the event by the investors from the selection committee. The applying companies will be assessed on the basis of their business potential, product and technology merit, competitive position, investment or partnering interest, team experience and project quality. The event will allow entrepreneurs to meet and present themselves to active international investors and corporations seeking investment and partnerships.

The first edition of the Forum gathered an impressive group of Healthtech stakeholders for two days of fruitful activities. Some of the highlights are:

•    160+ Attendees  
•    37 pre-selected Presenting companies  
•    40+ Investors
•    125+ pre-arranged One2One meetings
•    130+ start-up applications

Finland as Global Leader in Innovation

Finland is one of the leading digital health hubs with start-ups in the sector, growing at a huge speed. The country has invested in health for decades, supporting companies via various funding programs.

The total amount invested in Finnish early stage companies has grown with 42% in 2016, 383 million euros invested, with 216 M€ of them in direct foreign investments. In total over 400 startups received investments*. *)Finnish Business Angels Network (FiBAN) and Finnish Venture Capital Association (FVCA)

Finland holds a position as an internationally renowned forerunner in health sector research, innovation, investment and new business activities. The European Healthtech Investment Forum with its two-day intensive programme creates an opportunity for participants to deep dive into the dynamic Finnish investment environment.

Find out more and use early bird registrations before 15th January / 6th March.


Register here: EHIF18

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Find out why Finland is the best country in the world for the availability of scientists and engineers: https://www.investinfinland.fi/health-wellbeing

Interested in learning more about health business opportunities in Finland? We will be happy to help in all matters related to investing in the Finnish health sector. Please contact us to schedule an appointment during the event.


Nora Kaarela
Head of Industry, Health sector,
Invest in Finland, Businessfinland
Mobile: +358 400 897 020

Sampo Sammalisto
Invest in Finland, Businessfinland
Mobile: +358 50 584 1100