Firstbeat organized an international seminar on health, well-being and performance in Helsinki last week. The second Getting the Balance Right –seminar received 100 international visitors all the way from Brazil.
The event included international key notes on well-being and performance, corporate wellness projects and occupational health care.
See the presentations here:
Susan Kallio, Diacor: Providing Firstbeat Lifestyle Assessment as a Service
Simon Shepard, Optima-Life: The Corporate Balancing Act
Esa Hynynen, KIHU Research Institute for Olympic Sports: What Can We Learn from the World of Elite Sports?
Gergely Vada, Fusion Vital Program: The Hungarian Experience
Tiina Hoffman, Firstbeat Technologies: How to Implement Large Multinational Assessments
Ilkka Korhonen, Tampere University of Technology: Using New Technologies for Understanding and Changing Behaviors
SEMINAR FULLY BOOKED. For more information, please contact:
8:30 Registration and networking
9:00-9:05 Welcome. Joni Kettunen, CEO / Firstbeat Technologies
9:05-9:30 Providing Firstbeat Lifestyle Assessment as a Service. Susan Kallio, Head of Wellbeing Business / Diacor Occupational Health
09:30-10:00 The Corporate Balancing Act. Simon Shepard, CEO / Optima-Life UK
10:00-10:30 What can we learn from the world of elite sports? Esa Hynynen, PhD, Specialist in Sports Physiology / Research Institute for Olympic Sports
10:30-11:00 Cases from around Europe
The Hungarian Experience. Gergely Vada, CEO / Fusion Vital Program
Fit Im Job Energy Assessments, Switzerland. Ole Petersen, CEO / Fit im job AG
Large-scale lifestyle assessment projects in Norway. Jarle Holt, CEO / Segmentor AS
11:00-12:00 Lunch break and networking
12:00- 12:30 Experiences in work-related physiological Stress Assessments. Harri Lindholm, MD, PhD / Head of Laboratory of Human Functional Reserves (FIN)
12:30-13:00 How to implement large multinational assessments. Tiina Hoffman, Exercise Physiologist / Firstbeat Technologies
13:00-13:30 Coffee and networking
13:30-14:00 Using new technologies for understanding and changing behaviors. Ilkka Korhonen, Professor, Information Technologies for Healthcare & Personalized ICT for Health / Tampere University of Technology (FIN)
14:00-14:30 Corporate needs for wellness programs in different countries. Panel Discussion
Sari Palenius, Key Account Manager / Wellbeing services, Aava Medical Center
Ilkka Korhonen, Professor, Information Technologies for Healthcare & Personalized ICT for Health / Tampere University of Technology
Harri Lindholm, MD, PhD / Head of Laboratory of Human Functional Reserves (FIN)
Simon Shepard CEO / Optima-Life UK
Ole Petersen CEO / Fit im job AG
Jarle Holt CEO / Segmentor AS
14:30 Networking & discussion
15:00 End of eventRead more »
Boca Juniors (Argentina), one of the most successful soccer teams in the world has teamed up with Firstbeat. “We are using the Firstbeat SPORTS system with Boca Juniors team to track players' workload and recovery to help us to minimize injury risk and maximize performance and fitness benefits in our players" says Boca’s Team Doctor Pablo Ortega Gallo.
Firstbeat SPORTS system provides a unique approach in monitoring the players overall training load and recovery. Several National Soccer Teams are using the system to provide optimal training preparations for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Read more about Firstbeat SPORTS for teams and individual athletes here.
Marko Malvela, M.Sc. Swimming Coach, Mentor and Coach Instructor (swimming, triathlon) Earned 13 medals in swimming from both European and World Championships over his coaching career Marko Malvela currently works as a swimming coach with team “Sprintti Talli”, which was … Continue reading