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Data-driven Impact

on the Life Science Industry

Vinnova, the Swedish innovation agency, had the task of conducting an in-depth analysis of Sweden’s life science industry. This case study explores the methods and solutions implemented to accomplish this, providing insights for policymakers, industry leaders, and regions. Keep reading to discover the potential of data-driven decision-making in the public sector, with a particular focus on the life sciences domain.




Gaining insights on the Life Science industry’s dynamics and contributions to the Swedish economy.


Ensuring that the statistical efforts directly addressed industry needs while taking into account the long-term priorities and efforts for regional development.

Implementation & Solution

Developing the code to consolidate diverse data sources, creating a detailed list of life science companies and subsegments.

Impact for client

The project enhances Vinnova’s ability to support innovation and sector-specific growth. The annual reports generated by this initiative can be used as a resource for policymakers, regional development, and strategies within life science and industry stakeholders, facilitating better-informed decision-making.

Learnings & Challenge

The project reveals the importance of understanding the evolving competencies required in the life science sector, especially in areas like tech and digital transformation within healthcare.

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