PrintoCent InnoFest next week – registration open until 2.9!

The 7th PrintoCent InnoFest 9.-10.9.2021 in Oulu – join us!

We’re delighted to remind, that the world’s most prominent open innovation competition, PrintoCent InnoFest, around Printed Intelligence offers once again the chance for 20 international teams to develop their ideas on printed products or services. Like previously, we’ll be supporting all participants by finding the right team composition as well as providing the best experts to support ideation. Topics like health and well-being, smart clothing, lighting, construction and IOT are covered.

This year we have totally new players attending as the Housing Fair of Finland will be joining us to learn more about the opportunities around printed solutions and some of the teams are encouraged to develop ideas that could be productized for the Housing Fair 2025 in Oulu. Solutions like safe living and intelligent surroundings are potential development areas.

Moreover, we’ll have another newcomer, Uros Ltd, who’ll compete with their own team and will also be rewarding the Industry Favorite in the competition. Naturally, they’re also interested in learning more about the vast opportunities around printed solutions as well as networking with new parties and finding common ground for future development topics.

PrintoCent InnoFest will reward the Best Business Potential, Wildest Idea as well as the Industry Favorite solution. And this year the jury will give extra points to all teams that include green and sustainable elements in their solutions.

Please read more from the event website and register the soonest: PrintoCent InnoFest webpage or via this LINK.

Plese note, we’ll be hosting max. 20 teams and 100 persons and the registration closes 2.9.2021. We’ll confirm your idea/team acceptance within a week of your registration. The event is free of charge, yet you need to cover your own travel and accommodation costs, we’ll provide more info on a hotel with an agreed discount.

You can also provide your expertise by becoming an expert/a team member in one of the 20 competing teams or staff, then register via this LINK.

For additional inspiration while waiting for the actual event, you can download the most comprehensive PrintoCent Handbook for free via this link:


Do join us at this year’s event!

With best welcoming regards,
InnoFest organising Team

Jukka Jaatinen,  +358 400 688 914,

Eero Kaikkonen, +358 40 0688 263,

Sari Päivärinta, +358 400 711 777,

Soile Kemi, +358 40 354 8890,


Funding from

Printocent | VTT, Kaitoväylä 1, 90571 Oulu, Finland

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