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Oulu’s rising technology stars in Barcelona

The Mobile World Congress 2014 gathers the biggest and most promising technology companies to Barcelona. BusinessOulu takes twelve of Oulu’s most interesting companies to this year’s Mobile World Congress, between February 24th–27th, to tell why their products and services may be the next big thing in the wireless world.

If you want mobile, you want Oulu

What brings Global ICT companies to Oulu? A man with an insider’s answer is Janne Mustonen, BusinessOulu’s Key Account Director of the ICT Sector. ”All companies with some sort of mobile strategy are looking at Oulu at the moment. In short, they need Oulu’s technological R&D know-how to boost their mobile business.”, says Mustonen.

”The companies that come to Oulu know that Oulu’s R&D ecosystem is the solution to their mobile business needs. And it’s not always the turn-key solution a company is after, even though Oulu has provided the world with numerous cutting-edge solutions over the years. Oulu’s R&D potential is so strong that I could say we can turn an idea into a product in 30 days in Oulu.”, Mustonen reveals.

Wireless technology is in our companies’ DNA

Oulu has a well-earned reputation for its outstanding radio technology expertise. In fact, about 60 % of the world’s wireless traffic runs through Oulu-based technology. However, nowadays Oulu’s technological expertise is evolving into different fields, such as Life Science, Biotechnology, Printed Intelligence, or even 3D Internet.

Oulu at Mobile World Congress 2014

You can meet these Oulu-based companies at MWC 2014 in Barcelona. Just look for the Team Finland stand, 5F31, in Hall 5. Or better yet, see these companies pitch their business ideas live on stage!

Boogie Software

Provides world-class professional SW services. When you want your application done right & on time! To learn more, contact Director Kimmo Kuusipalo +358 50 4821950

CaddieOn

Automatically tracks your round of golf, shot by shot. It’s a personal caddie and real-time leader board on the course, and fun for the game aftermath at home or on the 19th hole. To learn more, contact CEO Tuomo Lalli +358 40 8433867

Capricode

A technology provider offering globally proven mobile device management solutions for enterprise use. To learn more, contact Director Jonny Kaarlenkaski +358 40 0582477

Codenomicon

Developer of proactive software security testing and situation awareness tools for finding software bugs. Defensics is a fully automatic security testing bundle for over 200 communication interfaces. Situation awareness tools collect, filter, and visualize network and abuse information concurrently. To learn more, contact VP Business Development Ari Knuuti +358 424 7431

Creoir

Designs and develops tailored mobile devices such as smart watches, smart phones, sports computers, and other wireless products for consumer brands and our partners globally. Creoir’s complete solution includes industrial design, product development, manufacturing, and after sales services. To learn more, contact Director, CEO Pekka Väyrynen +358 400 357849

Finwe

Provides mobile R&D services and products. The focus is on groundbreaking mobile sensing and 3D user interaction solutions, which take the user experience to a new level. To learn more, contact CEO Juha Kela +358 40 7694061

Haltian

Defines, designs, and develops new connected products for quality-demanding customers around the world. To learn more, contact CEO Pasi Leipälä +358 405434579

JOT Automation

Develops and manufactures test and production solutions for mobile devices, components, and electronics. JOT Offers product platforms to solve versatile volume manufacturing needs in a most cost-effective manner. To learn more, contact Vice President, Marketing & Business Development Lauri Antila +358 40 5222 333

Lewel

Your one-stop product development partner – services turning your ideas into successful products. To learn more, contact CEO Jukka Kangas +358468510208

LoudBy

LoudBy sound case improves mobile device audio and directs the sound towards the listeners without any extra boxes or cables. To learn more, contact Director, Sales&Marketing Jukka Taskinen +358 40 545 6932

Medanets

Develops and provides mHealth solutions for special healthcare professionals. To learn more, contact CEO Juha-Matti Ranta +358 44 566 4999

Goodspeed mobile Wi-Fi by UROS

Goodspeed is a global roaming solution for easy and affordable wireless Internet access abroad. To learn more, contact CEO Tommi Uhari +358 50 5579085