Wellbeing is one of Savonia University of Applied Sciences’ six research, development, and innovation (RDI) focus areas. Our RDI team responds to the need for social welfare and health care reform and develops the quality and sustainability of health care and social services.

RDI services are crucial for the development of the regional welfare and economic structure. The services offered are based on global challenges and tailored to local needs.

What we do?

Our mission is to enhance the comprehensive well-being and focus on improving customer oriented social and health care services. We support the companies in our region by offering expert service for product and service development and utilizing existing wellness technology. In the process, cooperating with our partners and companies, we help creating new wellness technology innovations.

What are you looking for?

Our Projects

We develop national and international projects together with our partners. Have a closer look and join us in creating the health care of the future!

If you have any challenges or ideas to develop, please contact us for further discussion.

Insinööri piirtää tabletilla kengän kuvaa. Työpöydällä, piirtäjän vasemmalla puolella, lepäävät VR-lasit.

Products and Services

We evaluate the applicability of wellbeing technology to health care and help companies in different stages of product development.

These supporting activities are offered by, for example, Savonia’s XR-Center.

Our team also works closely with Kuopio Living Lab.

New Solutions

Interested in developing your business ideas? We help you to get started with your innovation and offer support for product development.

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