Professional Summer School

Event Location: Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa
Registration for event: More information
Subject: Studying and applying; Professional Summer School; About Laurea

Professional Summer School, Helsinki 2016

Open innovation is the stairway to excellence. You will now have an opportunity to create innovative service concepts together with students, companies, the public sector and the third sector.  Join the Professional Summer School co-creation workshop 30.5.-10.6.2016 !

Digital Wellbeing Co-creation and Start-up Summer School, Espoo, Helsinki, Vantaa


Because you will

  • develop your competences in open innovation, service design, customer-centricity, rapid prototyping, business models and concept development
  • work in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural professional teams
  • join and co-create digital solutions for health and well-being, based on real-life challenges, together with private and public sector actors and digital tool providers
  • connect & network with  professionals, companies, public players and students
  • study in June and gain 5 ECTS
  • compete at the upper edge and win a prize for the best team



  • Finnish and international Bachelor's and Master's degree students
  • Exchange students
  • Alumni
  • Fields: health care, social services, business, service marketing, technology, media and design, ...
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Designers
  • Health technology developers
  • Sales, marketing, social and healthcare professionals


WHAT is expected of you?

  • Commitment to participate actively throughout the two-week Professional Summer School organized    mainly in Espoo. If you are planning to earn 5 ECTS or to win the competition, be prepared for 10-hour days (8am-6pm) and having fun!
  • Adequate English proficiency
  • Open-mindedness
  • Willingness to work in multicultural and multidisciplinary environment.



Two weeks of intensive co-creation summer school with supporting lectures and clinics

  • Haaga-Helia, Laurea and Metropolia degree and exchange students free of charge. Enroll here. Enrollment closes 31st of March.
  • Others 650 € attendance fee. Enroll here. Enrollment closes 31st of March.

Are you interested only in the lectures held during the co-creation summer school? Participation to the lectures only:

  • Pop Up participation to daily lectures 50€ per person per lecture.
  • Pop Up participation to daily lectures by Company card (2-3 persons and as many lectures as wanted) 300 €.


Interested to bring your development challenge idea to the student groups? Please contact


Do it real, do it properly. With new entrepreneurship and an entrepreneurial spirit!