Innovation Jam @Halland Tech Week

Have you ever wondered what defines a good idea? And do you believe it's possible for artificial intelligence (AI) to identify good ideas? If you're curious and want to learn more, don't miss Innovation Jam during Halland Tech Week!

  • Date: 17 October
  • Time: 1 pm - 2 pm
  • Location: ProfilHotels | Halmstad Plaza, Anna Lindhs Plats, Halmstad

During the Innovation Jam, Fábio Gama, a university lecturer in healthcare innovation, along with Håkan Lindström, Global Technical Innovation Manager at Essity, will share insights from a research project that explores whether AI can generate new ideas and find solutions to healthcare challenges on social media.

Join us for fresh, exciting research and engage in thought-provoking discussions on how AI can impact the future of health and care. The Innovation Jam will be hosted by moderator Rebecca Sellergren.


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Fábio Gama

Fábio Gama is a university lecturer in healthcare innovation at Halmstad University and a guest researcher at Santa Catarina State University, Brazil. He holds a doctoral degree in engineering and product development, and his research focuses on data-driven healthcare with a particular emphasis on the implementation of artificial intelligence.

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Håkan Lindström

Håkan Lindström is the Global Technical Innovation Manager at Essity Sweden. He is an experienced leader in product development with a focus on technology and innovation. Håkan has extensive knowledge in medical technology, IoT technology, and project management.

About Halland Tech Week

Halland Tech Week is an annual event held during one week in October with the aim of putting new technology and innovation on the map in the Halland region. The event consists of activities to promote innovation and competitiveness in the region. This year, the week-long event will take place over four days in four different locations in Halland.

On Tuesday, the focus will be on the theme of artificial intelligence in Halmstad. Wednesday will feature the theme "Innovation through Collaboration" in Varberg. Thursday in Falkenberg will revolve around the theme of Green Tech, and the week will conclude with the theme of "Future Logistics" in Kungsbacka.


You can register for the program events on the event's website.


All program events are free of charge, but registration is required to participate.


The main organizers for Halland Tech Week 2023 are High Five Halmstad, Varbergs kommun, Falkenbergs kommun, and Kungsbacka kommun.


You can reach the organizers via email at

INFORMATION ABOUT THE EVENT 17 October 13:00 - 14:00 Leap for Life
Virginia Wiman Project Manager CareWare Nordic Halmstad University +46 72 381 28 47