Tagged: Innovation

Norwegian research and innovation at a glance

An abridged version of the national 2009 indicator report on Norwegian research and innovation is now available in English, providing non-Norwegian readers with an overall description of the status of Norwegian science and technology...

Research Council’s Awards 2009 to DiaGenic

DiaGenic ASA can boast the title of Norway’s Most Innovative Company of the Year, in recognition of the firm’s revolutionary diagnostics method based on a simple blood test. Norwegian Minister of Research Tora Aasland...

Ministry supporting the Norwegian knowledge economy

More lessons at primary school level and free homework assistance for the very youngest pupils, is part of the Ministry of Education and Research plan for 2010. The ministry is also offereing 5 600 extra higher education places...

A visit from Norway

Odd Einar Dørum, a leading member of Norway’s parliament, will visit the UND campus Monday through Friday to meet with campus leaders and students who are active with educational exchanges in Norway. Dørum will...

University of North Dakota Center for Innovation

25 years of innovation, entrepreneurship and investment In the formative years of the Center for Innovation, UND was blessed to have strong support from the university President Tom Clifford. Clifford was enthusiastic about the...

50 per cent increase in entrepreneurship students at BI

BI Norwegian School of Management has seen a substantial increase in the number of entrepreneurship students. “There is an increasing need for innovation. More and more companies have to base their competitiveness on their...