Societal aspects in Top Sector programmes

15 Feb 2012

The Top Sector Life Science & Health (LSH) aims for an integrated approach of health technology assessment, including ethical, legal and societal aspects. A number of CSG's current research project already link to central themes in LSH's innovation contract, such as molecular diagnostics, enabling technologies and regenerative medicine. CSG wants to contribute additional investments in this Top Sector. More information on this innovation contract.

The joint innovation contract of six Top Sectors on the bio-based economy also includes a societal aspects programme. Spearheads include public acceptation of and communication about the bio-based economy, good government and dialogue with stakeholders. CSG will have a prominent role in the effectuation of this programme. More information on this innovation contract


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