All upcoming events are listed on the event feed above. Below, we have added short descriptions of our more frequently hosted events.
Cheese 'n' Wine is an open rotating event organised on different campuses about once a month, with brief presentations by innovative researchers, students, businesses and potential innovation funders. There is plenty of time for networking and refreshments after the presentations.
Viikki campus hosted CnW events on 1 June 2022 (Innovation and Entrepreneurship), on 29 September 2022 (Health and Pharmacy), 8 December 2022 (Sustainability) and 23 March 2023 (Challenges in Innovations and Entrepreneurship). Next Viikki CnW will be organised on 28 September 2023. Program and registration can be found on Innovation activity at the campus website.
Meilahti campus hosted CnW events on 16 February 2023 (Health and Pharma) and 25 May 2023 (Neuroscience). The next event is planned for 29 November 2023, along with Y Science - SLUSH official side event.
Events are open for researchers, students, staff, companies, investors, ecosystem developers and third sector actors - basically anyone interested in science-based innovations.
Health Talks are events focusing on health, life sciences and entrepreneurship. They cover a variety of contemporary as well as future topics relevant to innovative health and life science entrepreneurship.
All events are live-streamed but some can also be attended in-person at the event square of Terkko Health Hub.
Y Science is an official side event of Slush organized by the Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE). In 2023, co-organisers of Y Science are Helsinki Innovation Services Ltd., Health Capital Helsinki, Viikki Food Design Factory, Finnish Forest Industries and Aalto University.
Y Science brings together the curious scientific community and the business world to inspire concrete action and contribution to the society. With a program full of exciting talks, fireside chats and startup pitches, Y Science promotes the value of science-based business and encourages scientists to embrace a different way of thinking about impact.
NORDEEP is the world’s leading deep tech business summit where business meets tech and science.
The University of Helsinki is partnering with NORDEEP in 2023 to showcase our top research teams and startups and connect with the ecosystem. With the goal of meeting and building relationships with investors, incubators, accelerators, corporates, and other universities and research institutions across the Nordics, we will expose our researchers to innovation and promote the university’s innovation ecosystem.