Salla Hirvonen

Salla Hirvonen is a specialist at OuluHealth BussinessOulo and is currently working for OuluHealth ecosystem. She is responsible for promoting joint projects and pilots between the public sector and companies. Salla Hirvonen also works for the Innovative Cities Future Health program by the Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy (INKA).



Ouluhealth – what is it? Introduction to Ouluhealth ecosystem

Abstract: OuluHealth is one of the five innovation ecosystems of Oulu Innovation Alliance. The OuluHealth ecosystem comprises several stakeholders from academia, the public sector, and the private sector. The principal idea is to facilitate open collaboration and to accelerate innovation by bringing together various partners able to contribute to the needs of the health care sector. The ecosystem approach enables the combination of expertise from wireless information technologies and life science to introduce smart ICT solutions for delivering advanced, personalized, connected health service solutions.