Centre for Digital Life Norway has in collaboration with Menon Economics conducted a thorough analysis of the Digital Biotech marked in Norway, presented in the report “Digital Biotech in Norway – Opportunities for value creation, competence needs, and challenges in business development”. (Norwegian). The actors experience that digital biotech is necessary to foster future value creation and business development. However, more competence and stronger collaboration are needed. The main findings can be summarized into the following:
On the basis of these findings, we wish to integrate digital and biotechnological competence, and contribute to a change of pace within biotech research and innovation development.
We will support competence building among the actors and stimulate to collaboration across academia and businesses, across different branches and parts of the biotechnology sector, together with business clusters and relevant stakeholders.