Our projects transform R&D innovation through pre-competitive collaboration.
By collaborating as equals we can overcome significant challenges too complex to tackle in isolation.
Our HELM project has won awards, and we were instrumental in setting up the tranSMART Foundation.
To deliver our vision we build upon a platform of transparency, openness, technical expertise and collaboration.
Lowering Barriers to R&D Innovation
We are a global, not-for-profit alliance of life science companies, vendors, publishers, and academic groups that work together to lower barriers to innovation in R&D.
Our projects transform R&D innovation through pre-competitive collaboration. We bring together the key constituents to identify the root causes that lead to R&D inefficiencies. We develop best practices and technology pilots to overcome common obstacles.
Our members collaborate as equals on open projects that generate significant value for the worldwide life sciences community.
With the launch of our Interactive Project Portfolio Platform (IP3) we are embracing a new level of openness, access, and transparency around our idea-to-project process. The platform is open to the public to submit new ideas, comment and vote on proposed ideas, and monitor the progress of our projects.
- Pistoia Alliance Debates webinar: Text-mining for pharma R&D in a social world
17 Mar 2015,
- ELIXIR Innovation & SME Forum
18 Mar 2015 - 19 Mar 2015, Wageningen
- Techonomy Bio
25 Mar 2015, Mountain View