Health Tuesday: Learn how virtual reality and 5G transform healthcare

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Health Tuesday 2.10.2018 - Health Tuesday: Learn how virtual reality and 5G transform healthcare

Health Tuesday offers participants an excellent opportunity to discuss with professionals of health, well-being and health tech companies, decision makers, investors and representatives of the public sector. Interesting presentations will build a base for networking and discussions. Oulu is taking part in Health Tuesday events via webcast and a regional discussion and/or presentations to be held after the webcasting alongside small-scale breakfast.

Program:

8:00   Opening words
          Eero Toivainen, Program Director, Transforming Hospital and Care Solutions, Business Finland

8:05   5G enabled healthcare - possibilities and challenges
           Harri Lindholm, MD, PhD, Nokia Bell Labs

          Potential of Virtual Reality in Medicine
           Roope Raisamo, Professor, Head of Tampere Unit for Computer-Human Interaction (TAUCHI);
           Vice Dean, Faculty of Communication Sciences, University of Tampere

8:45   Local program: 

  • Opportunity for companies to join 5G AR/VR project in Health & Wellbeing
    Professor Ari Pouttu, University of Oulu, CWC
     
  • DigiHealth Hub update and discussions (in Finnish)

Event ends by 11:00.

Registration by September 27.

 

Interested to present your company or research case data challenges and/or solutions in future Health Tuesdays' local program? Please contact Veera Virta

Health Tuesdays are organized on the first Tuesday of every month 8-10 am.

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Event location

University of Oulu, Faculty of Medicine (Kontinkangas campus), room 337-338B

Event address

Aapistie 5A, 90220 Oulu

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Last updated: 26.9.2018