The Nordic Business & Living Lab Alliance held a conference on the 5th of October at this year’s Week of Health and Innovation (WHINN) in Odense, Denmark. The conference centered around the question: The ‘Nordics’, a great place for testing and creating new health and care solutions?
The Norwegian company AbleOn Medical and the Finish company Peili Vision Oy both presented their experiences with developing and testing new health and care services in the Nordic countries. Sanna Hartman from the Department of Social Services and Health Care in the City of Helsinki, presented how they actively seek to co-create new solutions together with companies and Kristoffer Riis presented how the living lab alliance match the companies with solutions to municipalities with needs.
The conference ended with a panel debate where the panel overall agreed that there is a strong Nordic platform for testing and creating new health and care solutions and that there are good possibilities for further cooperation between Nordic municipalities and companies.
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