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SINTEF Technology and Society will be integrated into other SINTEF institutes from 1 July 2018.

We re-organise the research activities to achieve closer integration of social science and technology research, as well as strengthening research areas such as, health, transport, technology management, safety and security, digital transformation and working life.

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Demand-driven innovation is about understanding the users' real needs. Developing solutions that work for users can be ensured by involving users in the innovation process.

New solutions for the health sector are necessary for a cohesive society. By involving users, and to cooperate with the health care industry, the health sector has the opportunity to develop products and solutions that improve efficiency and quality. To solve the significant challenges in the health sector in a good way, there is a need for more knowledge on how to work with innovation in this sector.

Our main areas are:

  • Practical needs-driven innovation projects for the health sector
  • Development of methodology for demand-driven innovation projects in the health sector

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Research Manager
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