Say goodbye to cumbersome activity trackers and bulky smartwatches! We will soon see a new generation of flexible films that mold to our body like a second skin to monitor our performance and vital signs.
A Tampere-based technology startup FORCIOT, producing stretchable electronics eg. for automotive, logistics and wearable sectors, recently announced investment made in the company by Heraeus and Volvo Cars.
In Tampere Region, the local safety and security know-how is both extensive and profound. The organizations working on safety and security are not necessarily too visible in public, but the work that they do is impressive. Petri Nykänen and Heini Wallander from Business Tampere wrote a blog entry about the theme.
Modern day Tampere has invested a lot of resources in an ecosystem that creates and nurtures more startup buzz, and the latest, most visible outcome of this investment was the first Stream Festival in October 9th 2018 at Hiedanranta.
In Tampere, the collaboration between research, business and clinic is strong and offers a fertile ground for any health care and medical related players to innovate and grow. Be it a large multinational company or a researcher cum entrepreneur, Tampere has the world class expertise and functional infrastructure to make things happen.