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20.08.2018
VTT Ventures Exits from Spinnova
VTT Ventures, one of the first investors in Spinnova Ltd, who supported the company’s early steps, has sold ...
28.06.2018
Novem Integrates TactoTek® Injection Molded Structural Electronics (IMSE™) and Luxury Automotive Interior Finishes
OULU, FINLAND/VORBACH, GERMANY (28 June 2018) - TactoTek®, the leading developer of injection moulded structu...
21.06.2018
Asqella ARGON at RuisRock Music Festival
Helsinki, Finland -based Asqella Oy will take part in the security arrangements at RuisRock Music Festival in ...
5.06.2018
MediSapiens to Launch the World’s First Scalable, High-Performance, Real-Time Genomics Querying Solution
Helsinki – June 4, 2018 – MediSapiens, a leading developer and provider of genomic, biomedical and healthc...
24.05.2018
TactoTek IMSE Solution is Automotive Certified
OULU, FINLAND (24 May 2018) – Today TactoTek®, the leading developer of injection molded structural electro...
22.05.2018
FocalSpec to establish subsidiary in China
FocalSpec, manufacturer of optical 3D measuring devices, is going to respond to the continuous growth in deman...
16.05.2018
FocalSpec appoints Harri Leinonen as new CEO
The Board of Directors has appointed Harri Leinonen as the new Chief Executive Officer of FocalSpec Oy.
4.05.2018
m-u-t AG acquires 75% of Spectral Engines’ shares
VTT Ventures' portfolio company Spectral Engines has been acquired by German photonics company, m-u-t AG. m-u...
23.03.2018
Solar Foods Oy gets two-million euros for producing food out of air
Press release of Solar Foods, 23.3.201 The Finnish company Solar Foods Oy produces an entirely new kind of ...
15.02.2018
TactoTek™ Secures $23 Million Funding to Accelerate Growth
OULU, FINLAND (15 February 2018) – Today TactoTek™, the leading developer of injection molded structural e...
17.01.2018
FDA clears Combinostics’ MRI quantification software cNeuro cMRI
Tampere January 15, 2018 – The digital health company Combinostics received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. F...
16.01.2018
Quanturi, pioneer in the sector of connected sensors for the agricultural industry, raises 1.5 million euros
After its launch at the end of November 2016, the Finnish start-up has just completed its 2nd fund-raising cam...
15.01.2018
MediSapiens Joins The Pistoia Alliance to Collaborate with Life Science Peers on New Innovations
Helsinki - January 15, 2018 - MediSapiens, a leading Finnish developer and provider of genomic, biomedical and...
3.01.2018
TactoTek® Collaborates with Dassault Systèmes to Bring the Injection Molded Structural Electronics (IMSE) Process to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform
OULU, FINLAND/PARIS, FRANCE (3 January 2018) TactoTek®, the leader in Injection Molded Structural Electronics...
22.12.2017
MediSapiens Joins the FinnGen Project and Brings Solutions to Curation, Management and Visualization of Genetic and Clinical Data of 500.000 Finns
Helsinki – December 22, 2017 – MediSapiens, a leading developer and provider of genomic, biomedical and he...
29.11.2017
Minima Processor Reduces SoC Energy Consumption for Near-Threshold Voltage Design
OULU, FINLAND –– November 28, 2017 –– Minima Processor today announced its ultra-low power technology ...
14.11.2017
TactoTek® and Quin GmbH Partner to Create Luxury Natural Wood Trim with Integrated Touch and Lighting Functions for Car Interiors
OULU, FINLAND/RUTESHEIM, GERMANY (14 November 2017) – Today, TactoTek, the leader in Injection Molded Struct...
5.11.2017
Spinnova and Marimekko start cooperation with the aim of furthering woodbased textiles’ market entry
Marimekko and the Finnish fibre technology company Spinnova have begun cooperating on the development and mark...
2.11.2017
TactoTek® to Supply Injection Molded Structural Electronics (IMSE) Solution for Suunto Movesense Smart connector
OULU, FINLAND/HELSINKI, FINLAND (2 November 2017) – Today, Suunto announced that TactoTek has been awarded t...
30.10.2017
FocalSpec launches its revolutionary 3D scanner in fast-growing medical device markets
FocalSpec, the Finnish expert in high-precision quality control devices, will launch their first 3D imaging an...
17.10.2017
Spectral Engines receives 2.4M€ EU funding for developing a revolutionary portable drug screening device
The Horizon 2020 SME Instrument is a EU framework program for research and innovation, and its purpose is to f...
11.10.2017
Paptic wins Dubai2020 ExpoLive Innovation Award
DUBAI, 2 OCT 2017/An innovative wood-based alternative to plastic packaging and bags has led Finnish start-up ...
7.09.2017
Frost & Sullivan Names TactoTek® Winner of 2017 Global Technology Innovation Award
SANTA CLARA, CA/OULU, FINLAND (6 September 2017) – Today, Frost & Sullivan announced that TactoTek has r...
7.07.2017
Fibria invests in Spinnova scale-up
São Paulo, July 6, 2017 – Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world's leading producer of eucalypt...
20.06.2017
DuPont and TactoTek Collaborate to Support Growing In-Mold Electronics Market
WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) June 20, 2017 DuPont Electronics and Communications (DuPont), a leader in electronic...
8.06.2017
Bluebee and MediSapiens announce strategic partnership
Combined offering provides a comprehensive integrated solution for (NGS) data analysis and interpretation in h...
31.05.2017
Lifeline Ventures joins as new partner – Minima has collected already 5,5 million Euros with two‐stage seed funding
Minima Processor, a microprocessor technology company based in Oulu and Espoo, has completed its two-stage see...
21.03.2017
Finnish company Spectral Engines snatches the EU’s Horizon Prize in the Food Scanner -category
Spectral Engines had a strong trust into their own innovation and boldly took part in the Food Scanner -compet...
20.03.2017
FocalSpec Oy receives funding of €3.5 million
Oulu-based FocalSpec Oy has received funding of €3.5 million for development work and to grow the business. ...
15.03.2017
Dispelix among 50 most promising start-ups
"There are a few early clues that a startup will be successful, according to market researcher Quid: Have the ...
21.02.2017
Faurecia Ventures Investment Pushes TactoTek Funding Over 20 Million USD Mark
Automotive interiors giant takes equity position in in-mold structural electronics (IMSE) leader OULU, FINL...
23.01.2017
Finnish biopharmaceutical company Desentum closes financial round totalling nearly EUR 2 Million
Desentum, a company developing novel allergen immunotherapy – aka allergy vaccine – secured funding to adv...
19.01.2017
Heptagon teams up with Spectral Engines and GreenTropism to Deliver Complete Spectrometer Solution for Consumer and Industrial Applications
SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Heptagon (www.hptg.com) announced the company’s new Smart Handheld S...
19.01.2017
VTT Ventures’ new Vice President, Investments comes from Vaaka Partners
Mikko Kumpulainen has started as new Vice President, Investments at VTT Ventures. Mikko has previously worked ...
2.12.2016
BioMensio Ltd is set to develop a novel handheld bio-screening sensor and associated services with €2.5 million funding
BioMensio Ltd, announces today a €2.5 million funding round from private investors, VTT Ventures, Siemens Te...
21.11.2016
TactoTek Expands North American Operations with Detroit-Based Team
TactoTek adds technology team and account management expertise to address high demand from automotive, industr...
5.10.2016
Minima receives €1.6 million in equity funding
Huge leap in digital computing energy efficiency speeds up deployment of IoT Finnish Minima Processor Ltd r...
8.08.2016
Spectral Engines closes 1.6 M€ funding from investors
Spectral Engines, a Helsinki-based smart material sensor company, has secured a 1.6 M€ funding. In addition ...
15.06.2016
TactoTek Awarded €2.5 Million EU Horizon 2020 Grant To Mass Produce Injection Molded Electronics
TactoTek Solution and Capabilities Recognized As Key Enabling Technology That Enables and Drives Innovation an...
1.06.2016
Zora Biosciences and Mayo Medical Laboratories Collaborate on Plasma Ceramides Testing; Results May Help Patients with Coronary Artery Disease
Plasma Ceramides are significant predictors of cardiovascular issues in patients with CAD and atherosclerotic ...
25.04.2016
Tactotek CTO to reveal mass producible injection molded structural electronics innovations at IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe
TactoTek, a leading manufacturer of 3D injection molded structural electronics (IMSE) solutions today announce...
19.04.2016
Dispelix Ltd, the next generation Augmented Reality (AR) see-through display technology spins out and gets € 1.7 million funding
Dispelix Ltd, the maker of see-through lenses for Augmented Reality, announces today € 1.7 million funding r...
8.04.2016
Medisapiens among the 20 most promising Biotech Technology Solution Providers
MediSapiens joins an elite number of companies that have earned a spot on 20 Most Promising Biotech Technology...
19.02.2016
Spectral Engines wins 2016 Prism Award
Read more: Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation honor nine companies for outstanding new products
11.02.2016
Finnish agri-tech start-up, GrainSense, secures EUR 1.4 M in equity
GrainSense Oy (Oulu, Finland), which has developed the world’s first truly hand-held device for grain protei...
13.01.2016
FocalSpec expands to North America
FocalSpec, Ltd, the leading developer and manufacturer of Line Confocal Imaging (LCI) sensors and LCI-based 3D...