Healthtech, Fintech, Circular Economy and Smart Building Solutions for the World 11.-15.11.2019 in Singapore

The week long program is a joint production by Nordic Innovation House Singapore and its core partners Finland, Sweden, Norway and Iceland. Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology SWITCH acts as the anchor for the program for all Finnish and Nordic participants, as well as other 100 000 participants taking part in some of the events of the week. The main days of SWITCH are 11.-13.11. when five halls of Singapore EXPO will be filled with Singapore FinTech Festival, SWITCH event tracks and exhibitions. For Finnish small companies, the program cost will be probably max 2000 for one person from a company (more exact numbers will be ready later, and the price is little higher for large companies) plus tickets to events organized by 3rd parties plus travel costs.

To sign up as an interested party, and to even tell that you already know you will join the program, please give your details at https://tinyurl.com/finsin2019

Healthtech

Nordic Health program during SWITCH innovation week for Finnish companies and co-innovation projects will include:

  • Nordic - Singapore match-making services by Finnish Embassy and IPI (match making arm of Enterprise Singapore) to connect with potential business and co-innovation partners
  • 11.-13.11. showcase opportunity at Nordic Pavillion in SWITCH innovation event at Singapore EXPO reaching tens of thousands visitors
  • 12.-13.11. visibility at TechInnovation track of SWITCH to find licensing and co-innovation partners
  • 11.-13.11. co-creation workshops to connect with large innovation consortium projects already tackling large challenges: prevention of type 2 diabetes, better diagnostics and prevention of stroke, and patient experience in orthopedic surgery journey
  • 14.11. Nordic Health Pitching Event to target investors and innovation leaders of healthcare sector in Singapore
  • 14.11. Nordic Reception by Nordic Ambassadors targeting VIPs
  • 14.-15.11. site visits and workshops organized by Finnish and other stakeholders
  • 14.11. launch and signing ceremonies witnessed by high level government leaders
  • and much more!

Notice that the timings for each of the above program elements may change. Team Finland co-produces this week long program with Nordic Innovation House Singapore taking care of the Finnish health tech and personalized health companies. The Finnish healthtech delegation is coordinated by Business Finland.

The Singapore healthcare landscape and Nordic Health joint program information is available is a short slide deck here https://drive.google.com/open?id=1E6lJ1BieZiMHkbdfgFslfVZ4u5pyyLLk

For more information and to tell about your interest, please contact riku.makela@formin.fi at Embassy of Finland in Singapore and meria.heikela@businessfinland.fi at Business Finland's London office.

Sign up as an interested party here https://tinyurl.com/finsin2019

Fintech

Singapore FinTech Festival 2019 is the world's largest event for fintech. You can find more details of this anchor event for Finnish (and Nordic Fintech) program 11.-15.11.2019 from https://www.fintechfestival.sg/

Finnish (and Nordic) Fintech program during Singapore FinTech Festival and SWITCH innovation week for Finnish companies will include:

  • 11.-13.11. showcase opportunity at Nordic Pavillion in SWITCH innovation event at Singapore EXPO reaching 60 000 FinTech Festival visitors
  • 12.-13.11. visibility at TechInnovation track of SWITCH to find licensing and co-innovation partners
  • 14.11. Nordic Fintech Pitching Event to target Singaporean investors and innovation leaders
  • 14.11. launch and signing ceremonies with high level government leaders (to be confirmed)
  • 14.-15.11. lab crawl to visit Singaporean fintech innovation labs, accelerators, etc.
  • and much more!

Notice that the timings for each of the above program elements may change. Team Finland co-produces this week long program with Nordic Innovation House Singapore taking care of the Finnish companies. The Finnish fintech delegation is coordinated by Fintech Finland Association and Business Finland.

For more information and to tell about your interest, please contact riku.makela@formin.fi at Embassy of Finland in Singapore.

Sign up as an interested party here https://tinyurl.com/finsin2019

Circular Economy: Waste to Value etc.

Nordic Circular Economy program will showcase Finnish and Nordic solutions. The main focus of the Finnish delegation is waste-to-value related, but other type of solutions are also welcome.

Finnish (and Nordic) Circular Economy program during Singapore SWITCH innovation week for Finnish companies will include:

  • 11.-13.11. showcase opportunity at Nordic Pavillion in SWITCH innovation event at Singapore EXPO reaching tens of thousands visitors
  • 12.-13.11. visibility at TechInnovation track of SWITCH to find licensing and co-innovation partners
  • 14.11. Nordic Circular Solutions Pitching Event to target Singaporean investors and innovation leaders
  • 14.11. launch and signing ceremonies with high level government leaders (to be confirmed)
  • 14.-15.11. workshops and miniseminars organized by Finnish co-creation projects and consortiums
  • and much more!

Notice that the timings for each of the above program elements may change. Team Finland co-produces this week long program with Nordic Innovation House Singapore taking care of the Finnish companies. The Finnish circular economy delegation is coordinated by Embassy of Finland in Singapore and Business Finland.

For more information and to tell about your interest, please contact riku.makela@formin.fi at Embassy of Finland in Singapore.

Sign up as an interested party here https://tinyurl.com/finsin2019

Smart Buildings

Finnish companies offering smart solutions for construction, buildings and infrastructure have had good traction in Singapore for the last two years. This time, Helsinki Business Hub is gathering a delegation of smart building tech companies to join the joint Nordic program and to meet the most interesting big players in Finland-specific meetings. Preliminary program:

  • meetings and presentations as a delegation at the offices of big Singaporean players
  • 11.-13.11. visibility at TechInnovation track of SWITCH to find licensing and co-innovation partners
  • 11.-13.11. showcase opportunity at Nordic Pavillion in SWITCH innovation event at Singapore EXPO14.11. Nordic Smart Building Tech Pitching Event to target investors and innovation leaders
  • 14.11. launch and signing ceremonies witnessed by high level government leaders
  • and much more!

Notice that the timings for each of the above program elements may change. Team Finland co-produces this week long program with Helsinki Business Hub and Nordic Innovation House Singapore taking care of the Finnish companies.

For more information and to tell about your interest, please contact irma.ylikangas@helsinkibusinesshub.fi at Helsinki Business Hub, Teemu.Lehtinen@kiradigi.fi from KIRA Hub or riku.makela@formin.fi at Embassy of Finland in Singapore.

Sign up as an interested party here https://tinyurl.com/finsin2019