September 12, 2018

Today we have launched our innovation competition, Activity Area at Campus, for students at Umeå University. We did this at the event "Health at Campus", arranged by School of Sport Sciences att Umeå University. We talked to almost 200 students of which a lot of studen...

June 21, 2018

We are proud to announce that the Nord InC project is one of the runner-ups for this year’s Arctic Awards. These awards aim to highlight innovative projects with a clear arctic dimension, which are viewed as inspirational in their participating regions as well as being...

June 5, 2018

Stay tuned, our website and booking for the conference on physical activity and health will soon be released. This year the theme is tech/digitalisation and we look forward to seeing you in Umeå on November 7-8.

May 22, 2018

It has now been 15 months since the initiation of Nord InC and soon we are halfway through the project. Nord InC is financed by the Interreg program, Botnia Atlantica and at the moment, the project group is summarizing the third period for reporting to first level cont...

May 15, 2018

Last week I attended a collaboration meeting with an Interreg Baltic sea project named "For Better Health" in beautiful Klaipeda, Lithuania.

For Better Health, led by the Baltic Region Healthy Cities Association, focuses on increasing health promotion within, or in col...

April 19, 2018

In the beginning of 2018, the first Scandinavian WASP Hub - a 3D printing and digital
fabrication makerspace - was launched in Scharinska Villan, Umeå. That same building
hosts Umeå based Nord InC partner RISE Interactive studio, for which the WASP Hub
will reinforce t...

April 13, 2018

Just came back from a great meeting in lovely and snowy Joensuu, home of Karelia University of Applied Sciences and Siun Sote. Karelia has a great physiotherapy program with partner universities in Europe, Russia, Asia, South America and Canada.

Met the president of the...

April 12, 2018

Just had the pleasure to meet Eero Kaikkonen CEO at MoveSole, a Finnish company working with insoles and pressure diagnostics during physical activity.

Eero held an inspiring workshop showing the new technology that will be released to market before the summer.

The techn...

March 28, 2018

We wish you a eggstra great holiday!

March 15, 2018

This week there’s an international seminar going on in Finland, Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki.

The city of Seinäjoki has set a target of reducing obesity and overweight among children and young people, preventing obesity related diseases at their later age. The goal is to p...

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