The 9th NRI-Conference was held in May 2014
Promoting Health Research and Innovation
The NRI-Conference took place from 12. - 14. May 2014 and provided a platform for discussion of new ideas as well as contributed to a stronger cooperation among professionals of the healthcare industry in the Nordic region.
It became a tradition that the venue for the conference was chosen to be a beautiful Solstrand Hotel located 30 km south of Bergen right by the stunning Bjørnefjord.
Strengthening clinical research in the Nordic region
- Should the government actively support clinical trials like they do in the UK?
- Oslo Cancer Clusters' efforts to increase and strengthen cancer studies
Developing innovation strategies at Nordic institutions
- Best practice?
Different survival rates for patients in the Nordic countries
- Time for cooperation?
IT systems for research support
- Common Nordic platform?
Models for cooperation between universities and university hospitals
- Infrastructure, organization, architecture?
The program included parallel sessions on IT-systems to support research, on Innovation and on Early Phase studies. There was a whole day set for network meetings.