Published 26.08.2014

Moscow Challenges / Moscow looks for the innovative urban solutions

The City of Moscow is starting to use new tools in order to assist in finding and introducing advanced innovative solutions to pressing problems: open international requests. The program is implemented by the Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship in Moscow and the Center for Innovative Development of Moscow and they invite companies to participate in it by providing their proposals and technological solutions towards existing list of “challenges”. Read more »
Published 30.06.2014

Mediracer has released a measuring device for monitoring nervous system symptoms in diabetics

Oulu-based company Mediracer has released a measuring device to monitor the progress of degenerative nerve disease which commonly causes pain, loss of sensation and muscle dysfunction in diabetics. According to an American estimate, diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN), occurs in up to around 60-70 per cent of diabetics. It especially affects those suffering with type 2 diabetes, totalling hundreds of millions of people worldwide. Read more »
Published 19.06.2014

Nightless-Night focusing on improved Health Outcomes

Approximately 180 delegates came to Oulu´s Nightless Night, a connected health ecosystem conference that took place at Pohto, in Oulu on June 11.. Connected Health is mainly described as a model for healthcare which uses technology to improve the delivery of health and provide flexible opportunities for consumers to engage with clinicians and better self-manage their health. Read more »
Published 17.06.2014

Number 63 on the list of 100 Acts from Oulu is the University of Oulus research into machine vision

The University of Oulu’s machine vision research has been chosen as number 63 on the 100 Acts from Oulu list. The selection panel states that the University of Oulu’s research into machine vision is internationally renowned, and that the results of the research have attracted experts in the field from all over the world to Oulu. This way, the research has also made Oulu a more international city. Read more »
Published 15.05.2014

The thrill of something new!

As of June 4, Business Oulu will be moving into new office space in Peltola, a suburb, 2 km from the city centre and next to Highway nr 4. The new premises are easy reachable by public transport as well as by car and adjacent to the health campus. Read more »