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Industry Vision: Life Science R&D as a Digital Innovation Orchestration Engine

Published: 11 May 2016

ID: G00308360

Analyst(s): Michael Shanler


R&D groups need to transform from internally focused teams that manage transactional external relationships into on-demand digital innovation engines with broad orchestration skills for a distributed R&D network to enable the delivery of new therapies and broader value to patients.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create an Industry Vision for R&D to Become a Digital Innovation Orchestration Engine With a Team of Business and IT Leaders
  • Identify Examples for Inspiration
  • Choose the Right Approach

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