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Apply for Proof-of-Concept funding (FORNY2020)

Researchers in Bergen have the opportunity to apply for funding for research projects with a commercial potential from The Norwegian Research Council. Proof-of-Concept funding is a golden opportunity to obtain the funds needed to conduct testing, upscaling and continuation of your research project.

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BTO participates in European project to support Life Sciences & Health valorization

With a presentation to the EC management team of Health Directorate DG RTD, the UTILE project for developing an online marketplace for valorization of unfinished Life Sciences & Health projects has been formally launched.

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New accelerator for the ocean industries!

The new accelerator Ocean Industries Accelerator has opened its doors, with offices situated in the heart of the innovation community at Marineholmen. The ambition of the accelerator is to provide actors from the ocean industries the possibility to cooperate in a simplified and better way.

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The Prime Minister mentions BerGenBio in her New Year’s Speech

When the Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg gave her New Year’s speech on the 1st of January she highlighted the importance of personal initiative and the creation of new jobs. She partly dedicated her speech to name people who inspired her in 2016, including BerGenBio and James Lorens.

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