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Eitri is located between the Ulriken Cable Car Lower Station, Lab Building at Haukeland Hospital and the BB-building at University of Bergen. Address is Jonas Lies Vei 91.

External visitors enter through the main entrance near Ulriken Cable Car.

We reccomend using public transport or arriving by foot/bike/electric scooter.

DIRECTOR

Torleif Markussen
Lunde

Torleif joined us in 2021 after leaving StormGeo. There he was part of excecutive team scaling StormGeo from 250 to neary 600 people with 27 offices all over the world. Holds a PhD in Machine Learning and Epidemiology from the Factulty of Medicine and Bjerknes Centre for Climate Modelling.

+47 45428780

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Maija
Slaidina

Maija is an innovation advisor at UiB. She has expertise in technology transfer and research commercialization. She holds a PhD in Life and Health Sciences from University of Nice, France, and has extensive biomedical research background from Europe and US.

Eitri Core Team

OUR VISION

Transforming Discoveries in Medicine

Into High-Impact Solutions

OUR MISSION

We improve health, by connecting

high impact, evidence-based ideas

- and the people behind, to industry

and investors.

OUR VALUES

Trust | Quality | Diversity | Boldness

Affiliated student organizations

EATRIS

EATRIS is the European infrastructure for translational medicine. We provide access to a vast array of expertise and facilities that are available within our 110+ top-tier academic centres across Europe. We focus on collaboration in preclinical and early clinical development of drugs, vaccines and diagnostics. Solutions are developed in the fields of advanced therapy medicinal products, imaging and tracing, small molecules, vaccines and biomarkers. We provide support to researchers from both academia and industry applying for EU (or national) funding by helping with consortium building.

 

In some cases EATRIS can join as a partner, or provide a letter of support, or a translational assessment of your research proposal identifying bottle necks and regulatory challenges. EATRIS also offers training and education aimed at the next generation of translational medicine researchers. Find out more 

VIS - Western Norway Innovation

​VIS is the largest innovation ecosystem in Bergen, and provides services for entrepreneurs and researchers:
  • A tailor-made team of advisors with industry knowledge and entrepreneurial experience
  • Access to resource persons with cutting-edge expertise in law, intellectual property rights, patents, accounting, finance, financing
  • Help to create awareness about the project: communication planning, websites, social media, presentation techniques and content production, media training, and media sales
  • Link to the city's business community, investor environment and business clusters
  • Invitation to professional and social events throughout the year
  • Access to test facilities: prototyping, experimentation and design are an important part of the development process
    Read more

Norwegian Health Investor Network

The Norwegian Health Investor Network is a premier deal sharing and collaboration platform designed to uncover and showcase the best health-focused companies and provide an arena for investors to engage with them.

We run exclusive events and deliver up-to-date insights on investment opportunities in leading health innovation businesses, from across Norway. See more

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Partner network

Haukelandsbakken 31

5009 Bergen