May 31st: Knowledge sharing of Nordic living lab experiences in health care and wellbeing and visit to OuluLabs

Nordic Business and Living Lab Alliance is organizing an event where you can hear about living lab experiences and models from all Nordic countries. The focus will be on health care and well-being sector. Speakers will present a different kind of approaches for testing and piloting new services or solutions.

Wellcome to Oulu to hear and share!

The event is free but the number of attendees is limited.
Please, registration by 26.5.:


9.00-11.00  A visit to OuluHealth Labs
9.00-9.45  Visit to OYS TestLab (hospital) + Oulu CityLab test unit
Address: Oulu University Hospital, OYS TestLab, Leivonkaari L3, Oulu (entrance A5:5)
15 min walk to next destination
10.00-10.45  Visit to Oamk SimLab (simulation environment)
Address: Oulun ammattikorkeakoulu, Kiviharjuntie 4, 90220 Oulu

11.00  Lunch in Medipolis (

12.00-15.00    Knowledge sharing: Nordic LL experiences in health care and wellbeing
                             Address: University of Oulu (H108), Aapistie 7A, Oulu

12.00  Registration and coffee
12.30  Welcome and introduction of Nordic Business and LL Alliance, Kristoffer Riis
12.45   Nordic Independent Living Challenge follow up, Mona Truelsen, Nordic Innovation
12.55   Oulu CityLab and how Oulu has created a Living Lab concept,  Jaana Kokko, City of Oulu
13.25  Coffee break
13.35   Kalasatama Health & Wellbeing Living Lab in Helsinki
case: agile piloting & accelerating innovation with partner companies, Sanna Hartman, City of                          Helsinki
13.50  Mistel testing model in Västerås, Elisabeth Kjellin/Karin Hedberg, City of Västerås
14.15  Living Lab Strandvejen in CopenhagenChristina Louise Egebart, City of Copenhagen
14.35  How Oslo work on connecting their living lab with procurement processes, Marie Kobro Hanche-         Olsen, City of Oslo
14.50   Export from the Nordics,  Arvid Löken, Nordic Innovation
15.00   “Nordic Proof” Introduction to future network for testing facilities in the Nordics, Kalevi Virta, Oulu    University
15.20  Discussion: How to make living labs profitable and brand them – or is it the target?
15.45  Conclusions and closing words
16.00  The event ends

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