Peter Franzén, one of the most successful and esteemed Finnish actors, is the new board member of northern Finnish media company NTRNZ Media. Franzén is known in Finland for his many popular film roles and books, and currently he is playing King Harald in Vikings, the world’s biggest TV production.
Oulu-based QuietOn Ltd. has finally vanquished the spectre of unpleasant snoring sounds with QuietOn Sleep. The company developed soft and small active noise cancelling earplugs that are especially optimised for sleeping and cancelling snoring noise.
Haltian delivers one of the largest IoT solutions in Europe – Multi-million deal with one of Europe’s leading textile service companies
Finnish Internet of Things (IoT) device manufacturer Haltian supplies Lindström with over 100,000 IoT devices and a managed IoT data layer service. The multi-million euro deal for one of the largest public IoT installations in Europe to date, was made in late 2017. Smart technology will be rapidly implemented in all of Lindström’s towel dispensers.
This spring you can meet BusinessOulu and OuluHealth representatives plus growing companies from Oulu displaying and networking at several international fairs and matchmaking events across Europe. Come and meet us there!
During the last full week of February, Oulu is the meeting point for competitors in a variety of extreme winter sports and activities. Within just a few days, the city hosts the biggest snow sculpting contest in the Baltic Region, the European cup in ice climbing, and an international stadium snowcross competition.