Ilkka Korhonen
Adjunct Professor

Tampere University, Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences, Tampere, Finland

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Short CV

Professor Ilkka Korhonen is currently an Adjunct Professor in Faculty of Biomedicine and Health, Tampere University, Finland, and Clinical Algorithm Lead in Reality Labs, Meta Platforms, CA, USA. He has more than 30 years of expertise in HealthTech, wearables, algorithms and sensing technology, research and translating research into products, partner relations, and business development. Korhonen’s current research focuses on efforts to make the consumer a central user of health information and to use health tech to transform our behaviors to promote health and wellness. During his career, he has studied personal health systems, eHealth/mHealth, biosignal interpretation, health monitoring, and wearable health sensors, and even decision making based on sensor data in critical care and anesthesia. He has made several patents and inventions, contributed to several commercial products, businesses, and concept designs. He has over 200 international scientific publications, and he is a founding member of IEEE EMBS TC on Wearable Biomedical Sensors and Systems, member of IEEE EMBS TC for Biomedical and Health Informatics, and Senior Member in IEEE EMBS.