Welcome to Bubbel & Debatt in Umeå on 17 November.

Can our national research centers cure the regional territorial thinking in life science Sweden?

Much money is being invested in national life science environments in Sweden in order to strengthen the country as a whole in global competition. How should these national centers act to ensure that academia and businesses across the country can benefit from the expertise available?


  • Tomas Lundqvist, Life Sciences Director, MAX-IV Laboratory
  • Håkan Billig, Chair of the Committee for National Coordination of Clinical Studies
  • Thomas Moritz, Platform Director, Swedish Metabolomics Center
  • Ina Schuppe Koistinen, Head of External Relations, SciLifeLab

Moderator: Birgitta Karpesjö, Pharmacy Society of Sweden

Time: November 17. The debate starts at 16:30. Mingle from 17.30.
Location: Uminova Innovation, Tvistevägen 47, Umeå.

Bubbles and snacks will be provided during the mingle.

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