Life Science Live offers HealthBIO and much more

  • A new international Life Science Live event takes place in Turku in May 2019
  • Main theme will be artificial intelligence in healthcare, pharma and biotechnology
  • Traditional HealthBIO Seminar is part ot the program

Life Science Live 2019 is a new international event that brings together professionals from science and business in the fields of pharmaceuticals, diagnostics and healthcare. The participants include companies, professionals, researchers and investors. The exhibition stands at the event present the latest innovations.

Main theme AI in Life Science

The main theme for Life Science Live 2019 is artificial intelligence and its applications in, for instance, healthcare, pharmaceutical development and biotechnology. The event program consists of three tracks.

The two sessions of the Science Track have been entitled “Intelligent Solutions for Health” and “Personalized Health”. The programme committee has invited internationally known experts representing academic research, enterprises and public agencies to cover these timely topics. There will also be built a large exhibition that introduces e.g. the latest research projects and innovations, life science technology platforms and biobanking. The Science Track is coordinated by the University of Turku, Åbo Akademi University and Turku University of Applied Sciences.

A two-day-long i-HD (The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data) conference focuses on “Maximising the value of health data to all”. The vision of i~HD is to improve healthcare and to accelerate research through more trustworthy learning from health data. i~HD has specialist expertise in information governance, privacy protection (including GDPR compliance) and information security, in particular regarding the reuse of health data in research under a variety of legal bases.

HealthBIO now part of Life Science Live

The third track is the traditional, since 2007 organised HealthBIO Seminar and Partnering Event. It is organized by HealthTurku team of Turku Science Park Ltd. HealthBIO has become the biggest annual Finnish health-biotech company meeting. The program – in English – covers highlights of the recent industry milestones and prospects for the future in Finland and Europe with international speakers as well as funding trends and success stories of fast-growing SMEs.  The day ends with an informal get-together event. Next day a partnering event organized in collaboration with European Enterprise Network EEN enables you to get more business contacts. Note that to participate the Partnering (on May 16th) you need to registrate separately here:

– Turku is a perfect location for these three interesting tracks in this cutting-edge event, as Turku is one of the most important Life-Science centres in Finland, hosting over 100 life-science companies, two health-science and bio-technology oriented universities, as well as a leading science and development centre, says Mr. Tero Piispanen, the Director of Internationalisation and HealthTurku in Turku Science Park Ltd.

Life Science Live will take place at the Turku Fair and Congress Center on May 15–16, 2019. For more information about the program, speakers, accomodation etc. please visit our website The tickets are available here: And for partnering registrate here:

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