MedTech West is a joint venture and was founded in 2009 by Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg University, University of Borås, Västra Götalandsregionen, and Sahlgrenska University Hospital.
The governing parties of MedTech West are all equally represented in our Parts Committee.
The Parts Committee is the highest decision-making body and decides on financing, overall budget frame and strategic direction of MedTech West.
The members are:
Anders Carlberg (Head of Department R&D and Education, Regional Development, Västra Götaland Region)
Ragne Emardson (Research Supervisor and Dean of Faculty of Textiles, Engineering and Business, University of Borås)
Caterina Finizia (Director R&D, Education and Innovation, Sahlgrenska University Hospital)
Agneta Holmäng (Dean of Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University)
Anders Karlström (Head of Department of Electrical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology)
MedTech West’s Steering Committee consists of representatives from the operative level of the governing parties. The Steering Committee decides on matters related to activities that will lead to MTW reaching its goals as well as staffing, details on how MTW’s budget should be spent and more.
The members are:
Regional Developer Life Science, R&D and Education,
Regional Development, Västra Götaland Region
Lina Strand Backman
Head of Department of Innovationsplattformen,
Västra Götaland Region
Professor Clinical Neurophysiology,
Chief physician at Clinical Neuroscience,
Professor Biomedical Engineering
at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm and University of Borås
Professor Biomedical Engineering,
Head of Division of Electrical Engineering,
Chalmers University of Technology
Alessio Degl’innocenti (Head of Gothia Forum, Västra Götaland Region)
Malin Hollmark (Project manager Innovation & Growth, Swedish Medtech)
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