Welcome to the third edition of 37 ºC Health Tech Business Conference to be held 17th - 18th June 2019 in Stavanger Forum in Norway. 37 ºC is an international business platform for industry, research and innovation, where: -Early-stage companies can meet international partners, customers and investors. -Investors can meet early-stage companies, co-investors and get market updates. -Industry, hospitals and care providers can meet technology companies, entrepreneurs and new talent. -R&D and academia can expose projects, access industry and investors. -Regulators can exchange with industry, R&D and academia. Furthermore, 37 ºC is an ideal opportunity for high profile political discussions. The headline for 37 °C Health Tech Business Conference 17-18 June 2019 is The Smart Patient. Norway has one of the strongest and most admired health-related personal data registries and is a unique location for development of machine learning and artificial intelligence applications for the healthcare sector. Norwegian technology and capital - traditionally channeled into the oil and gas industry - is increasingly seeking opportunities in the fast-growing life science sector. Value creation in the Norwegian life science industry doubled over ten years, reaching 50 billion NOK in 2014, and continues to grow rapidly. Seven of ten companies have launched new products during the last three years, and report 30% percent of revenues from these products. Norway?s annual spending on R&D in healthcare exceeds 1 billion euro. 37 ºC has a carefully crafted program, a stimulating exhibition, B2B meetings and scale-up session.
Project leader: Arne Hansson Rannestad
Institution: STAVANGER FORUM AS