Inova in European Pharmaceutical Contractor

European Pharmaceutical Contractor June EditionInova Software’s experience and expertise in partnering and innovation management in the life sciences industry is recognized in the European Pharmaceutical Contractor (EPC). As an industry expert for the June edition of EPC, Inova’s article titled, “Stimulating Innovation in R&D, Better Together,” outlines how, in the face of volatile markets, pharmaceutical companies can boost their Partnering activities and reduce the risks associated with R&D. Though challenging, this is possible through technology scouting, in/out-licensing, co-development and M&A. All of these activities bolster product pipelines and increase organizational agility. The article explains why technology scouting and partnering are vital capabilities and what competencies and best practices are needed to succeed. Through partnering for innovation, organizations can gain a competitive advantage, revamp their R&D and reduce their time to market. Read the full article, pages 14-16.

The European Pharmaceutical Contractor examines areas of importance to contract research organizations, contract manufacturers, regulatory controllers, consultants and analysts. Out now, the June edition explores the evolution of the pharma industry, as well as risk-based monitoring and its implications. It also examines non-animal toxicology and some of the popular alternatives that are emerging. As well as all of this, EPC editor Graham Hughes reviews one of the industry’s most anticipated events, the DIA Euromeeting, which took place in March.

About European Pharmaceutical Contractor

European Pharmaceutical Contractor (EPC) is designed to fill a unique position in pharmaceutical publishing. Providing a dedicated platform of communication and information for the international pharmaceutical contract market, it consists of a series of articles and case studies written by eminent figures in contractor groups and traditional multinational pharmaceutical companies. Each quarterly edition examines areas of importance – both economic and technical – to contract research organizations, contract manufacturers, regulatory controllers, consultants and analysts. For more information

About Inova Software

Inova Software is a partnering and innovation management software provider with over 10 years of market leadership. We are the first and only company to provide solutions for the entire range of innovation management approaches that companies need to be successful today. Our smart and automated solutions help life science and technology companies open and reshape their innovation models, igniting and coordinating innovation activities at every stage of the process. For more information, visit