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Core team

by Kaapo Annala

Press release: Neuro Event Labs receives new funding, joins 70 million euro Maki.vc investment fund

Neuro Event Labs has been selected in a new venture capital fund founded by leading Finnish technologists. The fund invests 500,000 Euros in the company. This complements an investment of 100,000 Euros by OmaMedical and 1.3 million Euros made by Business Finland, a Finnish national growth acceleration organization.

Shark tank

by Kaapo Annala

NEL selected one of TOP-6 finalists at major epilepsy conference in San Francisco

Neuro Event Labs will be pitching our epilepsy treatment solution at the 2018 Epilepsy Pipeline Conference, organized in San Francisco on February 22-23, 2018.

Vagus nerve stimulator

by Kaapo Annala

NEL’s monitoring solution and VNS provide powerful results together

Tampere University Hospital (Tays), Neuro Event Labs’ key client, has been using our epilepsy monitoring solution together with a vagus nerve stimulator (VNS) to treat patients with epilepsy and to evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment. As part the cooperation, a Tays patient used NEL’s night-time epilepsy monitoring solution for a full month, right at the patient’s home.


by Kaapo Annala

Disruptive machine vision at Slush

Startups are all about disrupting the status quo - finding a superior, often a high-tech, solution to a problem and changing how the markets work. This week, the Neuro Event Labs team will be attending Slush, one of the biggest startup events in the world.

Success at Kasvu

by Kaapo Annala

NEL triumphs in country-wide business competition

Neuro Event Labs’ CEO Kaapo Annala pitched this week in Finland’s biggest company growth challenge, Kasvu Open. After making it to the top-10 finale (out of 839 companies), Neuro Event Labs took second place in the start-up series, as well as being voted the “audience choice” in a landslide victory.


by Kaapo Annala

World-leading innovation in epilepsy with Tampere University Hospital

Tampere University Hospital has been one of our research partners since day one. Over the past 4 months, they’ve also expressed their gratitude as a happy customer.


by Kaapo Annala

Getting help in the thought process

I am sitting in a classroom, asking myself if our business model is sound also in real world — and not only in Finland, but elsewhere in world. Just a moment ago I thought we had been considering our product and business model from every possible angle.


by Kaapo Annala

Medical Devices CE

Medical certification is a complicated landscape. In order to get an understanding of a process and find out what should be done, one encounters a significant amount of literature to process. Thankfully, there are people and services that can simplify this puzzle significantly.


by Kaapo Annala

Year of learning

During the first years of existence, for most startups, the product and idea are evolving a lot. Quite often the original idea is no longer alive, but dumbed down due to good reasons when developing the idea further.

New Factory award

by Jussi

Time flies

People tend to say time flies, when you’re having fun. Well, that’s at least what has happened for us. All of a sudden, I realized it was already February and that it’s been months since the last post on the site… time to fix that.