If we are going to reach the UN’s Global Goals and Agenda 2030, we need to innovate in the broadest sense. Whether you are a startup, intermediary or corporate, working in the public sector, civil society, academia or a government agency, there is something at this event for everyone. We all need to be part of the innovation journey.
The societal challenge of cancer demands new ways of working – at Vision Zero Cancer we work mission-driven towards the vision that no people should die as a result of cancer and more people should live longer and better with finance from the Swedish Innovation Agency (Vinnova) and together with actors along the entire trajectory and ecosystem.
Sweden Innovation Days take place on the 17th – 20th of January. Day 2 of the conference will take a deep dive into how innovation and collaboration are needed to achieve several of the Global Goals and the theme around: ‘Preventative health and well-being’.
Head of Vision Zero Cancer Ebba Hallersjö Hult together with Magnus R. Björsne (PhD, MBA, Assoc. Prof. Executive Director atAstraZeneca BioVentureHub) speak on “The magic of collaboration – Joining forces for the future to reach UN SDG 3”.
In parallel to this and Sweden at Expo 2020 in Dubai, the Swedish Innovation Agency is arranging an international seminar on the 18th of January where Dan Hill (Director of Strategic Design at the Swedish Innovation Agency) will speak about the agency’s mission driven work and launch the new publication “Mission-oriented innovation in Sweden – a practice guide by Vinnova”.
This is Vision Zero Cancer
Vision Zero Cancer challenges the prevailing ecosystem and connects new ones. We are going to turn cancer from a deadly into a curable or chronic disease.