Wednesday, September 26   8:30 – 10:00 AM

US Embassy 
Itäinen Puistotie 14, Gate B

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This event will bring together Life Science experts from across the field to talk about the innovation and R&D being done in Finland to fight cancer, which on average affects one third of us.

What is the innovative life science being developed here in Finland to save more lives and cut costs? How do Life Science businesses position the research being conducted in Finland to gain investment?

Join Innovation Platform at the US Embassy in this breakfast discussion about attracting R&D investment, improving policy and putting Finland on the map with foremost experts in the nation:

Tuomo Pätsi, President of Worldwide Markets, Hematology & Oncology at Celgene
Asta Wallenius, Head of Development (Health Sector Innovation) in the Ministry of Economic Affairs & Employment
Kimmo Porkka, Head of Department of Hematology, Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Professor of Clinical Hematology at University of Helsinki

The panel seminar will be moderated by Kirsi Heikel, Yle journalist and host, and concluded with remarks by Riikka-Leena Manninen from the Finnish Cancer Patient organization.

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For more information contact:

Nina Hyvärinen

Head of Advocacy
+358 50 504 7701

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