Technology Park Ljubljana joins EuropaBio: better world through better technology
Brussels, 23 June 2021 – EuropaBio is pleased to announce that Technology Park Ljubljana (TPLJ) has joined as part of the National Associations Council.
Started in 1994 as a 2-year pilot project, Technology Park Ljubljana has currently over 300 member companies and it is one of the initiators (and the lead) of HealthDay.si community, a promotional platform aiming at raising awareness on the healthcare-based businesses and accelerating the innovation uptake in the healthcare sector.
TPLJ strives to support Slovenian biotech companies in strengthening their internationalization efforts and position in global value chains, as well as to attract foreign partners for joint research and innovation projects.
EuropaBio Director-General Dr. Claire Skentelbery commented “The biotechnology field in Slovenia is rapidly growing, with more companies being established every year and with a record number of PhDs (per capita) in STEM industries. It is a valued Member of EuropaBio as we work to support competitive biotechnology for the whole of Europe, with national strengths adding to an exceptional European landscape”.
Technology Park Ljubljana’s CEO Pintar Jernej added “Slovenia is home to many bright minds, innovators, and change-makers. At Technology Park Ljubljana, we are looking forward to making their excellent research known through the EuropaBio network, and nonetheless, make new friends.”