With only very few natural resources and high wage costs, R & D is the key factor for the wealth and competitiveness of Germany. Here, the pharmaceutical and chemical industries are belonging to the top high-tech areas with a significant economic value.
The hype about the so-called “Internet of Things” (IoT) has reached a fever pitch lately. While reality trails behind the hype for many industries and use cases, there is little disagreement that five years from now the amount of stored cyber-physical data – the type of data obtained from physical-world sensors – will extend exponentially across boundaries we don’t think about today.
The Pistoia Alliance, an organization dedicated to improving global life sciences R&D, has engaged additional resources as it expands its capabilities to support the implementation of its new strategy.
A case study on HELM from GSK and BIOVIA.
The May 2016 edition of the Pistoia Alliance newsletter, Innovation in Action, is available to download as a PDF document.
The presentation and recording from the "Moving Research Informatics into the Cloud" Pistoia Alliance Debates webinar held on Wednesday 25th May 2016 are available here.
The slide decks from the European Conference 2016 are now online.
Links to the pitch decks presented by the five Mini Startup Challenge 2016 finalists.
Tim Hoctor and Elsevier kindly hosted the Pistoia Alliance board and operations team meetings on 20th April at Elsevier's London Wall offices.