Taste the future of technology and its applications. Treat yourself to keynote speeches by experts from Tampere University and special guest stars. Catch the best pitches and join our Science Playground for networking. Grab your TechBites and digest them for the benefit of your company!

28.3.2019 Elastronics
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30.10.2019 Dark side of technology

Previous events and videos

21.3.2018 Future Imaging
30.5.2018 Robotics and AI for Industry
31.10.2018 5G and Beyond


March 28, 2019

Tampere University, Hervanta Campus
Language Centre, Päärakennus 1. floor
Korkeakoulunkatu 10, 33720 Tampere

Register by 21. March 2019 for TechBites: Elastronics


Grab your TechBites and explore possibilities of stretchable, flexible and wearable electronics - elastronics! Build contacts and join discussions with key people from companies and research teams. Event is organised by Tampere University.

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Private businesses and decision makers.

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Stretchable electronics – technologies and applications
Professor Matti Mäntysalo, Tampere University


Green energy for IoT
Professor Donald Lupo, Tampere University


Wearable patient monitoring sensors for intra-hospital use
Dr. Juha Virtanen, Principal Engineer, Wearable Sensors, GE Healthcare


Pitch and Catch

1. Reseacher Milad Mosallaei

Geometry optimization to improve stretchabilty

2. Reseacher Tiina Vuorinen

Printed electrodes for wireless ECG and respiration monitoring

3. Dr. Behnam Khorramdel

Inkjet printed circuits

4. Professor Paul Berger

High-speed thin-film components

5. Dr. Donato Di Vito

Modeling and characterization know how


Science playground
Coaches Marja Hyypiä & Leena Köppä


Lab visit: Printed electronics laboratory
Capacity 20 max. persons

Presenter: Jyrki Vuorinen, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication, Tampere University

Keynote speakers

Dr. Juha Virtanen

Principal Engineer, Wearable Sensors, GE Healthcare

Dr Juha Virtanen is Principal Engineer in GE Healthcare with extensive experience from startups to large corporations. His main focus at the moment is on wearable patient monitoring sensors.

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Professor Matti Mäntysalo

Electronics and Communications Engineering, Tampere University

Professor Mäntysalo focuses on printed electronics technologies and its applications for example in healthcare and smart environments. He develops stretchable, ultra-thin, and conformable electronics. Read more about his research project Elastronics in Finnish/in English.

Ask a question from Matti Mäntysalo

Professor Donald Lupo

Electronics and Communications Engineering, Tampere University

Professor Lupo and his group develop energy autonomous sensors and printable sensor circuitry. They use novel materials and thin film devices based on non-toxic materials and low cost processes like printing. The group aims to enable the digitalization of our everyday world in a economically and environmentally sustainable way. 

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