Role of life science ecosystem (07/05/20)
In today´s morning session of the European Alliance Against Coronavirus, we spoke about the role of the life science ecosystem in the fight against COVID-19. As Dr. Horst Domdey from BioM (Munich Biotech Cluster) explained, the life science and pharma industry is in a good position to support with diagnostics and the development of vaccines.
These following key questions have been identified - let´s find answers:
- How can you ensure the continuity of the current matchmaking activities, when all is done online?
- What are the main challenges of the SMEs in this ecosystem? How can they use new opportunities?
- Which can be joint approaches in Europe? How can European clusters, in coordination with the European Commission, support the life science sector to tackle the crisis?
- How can we handle ongoing projects funded by the European Union?