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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Everyone is a scout

Rise of the Biotechs

A half century ago, the world’s pharma giants were fierce competi...

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Product · Company News · Blog

Introducing Lead Space

Q&A with Inova’s Chief Product Officer Claude Basset 

What is Lea...

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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Biopharma Dealmaking Trends & Transformation 2021

We recently brought the Inova Community together to take a dive into the trends shaping biopharma d...

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Company News · Blog

Carlyle partners with Inova

NEWS RELEASE

1 July 2021

Growth equity transaction to support Inova’s ambit...

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Vision · Company News · Blog

Inova Community Event 2021: The Next Generation of Inova

Digital transformation in biopharma partnering is accelerating as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic....

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Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

A Behind the Scenes Look at Pierre Fabre’s Private Partnering Event

Necessity is the mother of invention. That saying has proven true throughout all areas of life durin...

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Company News · Blog

Call us Inova.

We have changed our name from Inova Software to simply Inova.

When Inova Software was found...

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Partnering · Blog

Biopharma Partnering - lessons from BD&L Summit

One event I try to make every year is the BD&L Summit for Life Sciences, and this year was...

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Company News · Blog

Inova Appoints Claude BASSET as Chief Product Officer

Lyon, France, 4 February 2021 - Inova, the market leading partnering platform for the pharmaceutica...

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Company News · Blog

Inova Appoints Caroline EDLUND TOULEMONDE as Chief Strategy Officer

Lyon, France, January 28, 2021 - Inova, the market leading partnering platform for the pharmaceutic...

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Company News · Blog

Inova and BIO, in partnership with Evaluate, announce a new series of therapeutic-specific Virtual Partnering events for 2021

These events will bring together early-stage biotechs and reputed biopharma enabling focused meetin...

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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Making a Billion Dollar Pharma Deal Happen

Eli Lilly & Company and Evox Therapeutics recently took Inova beh...

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Company News · Blog

Inova is a KPMG Top Tech Tomorrow Laureate

KPMG has included Inova as one of its Top Tech Tomorrow companie...

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Vision · Blog

Inova's Green Policy 2020

Download Inova's 2020 Green policy here

Inova has released its annual Green Policy document and ...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

Six Steps to Kick-Start Pharma Due Diligence Process

Last week I had the pleasure of participating in a webinar discussion with a couple of experts in...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: Contract Management

Welcome to our June newsletter! In our last webinar, we tackled alliance management best practices w...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: Alliance Management

In our last webinar, we tackled alliance management best practices with the help of Rob Barber, Seni...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

Alliance Management Best Practices: Reducing Risk & Driving Successful Partnerships

I recently had the chance to participate in a webinar joining Rob Barber of Mundipharma and Philippe...

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Vision · Blog

#PartneringAgainstCovid19: Fighting a Pandemic by Innovating Partnering

As I’m writing this, we’ve just closed the COVID-19 Virtual Partnering Event.
The final meeting...

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Company News · Blog

Global virtual partnering event uniting the life sciences industry in the fight against COVID-19

Global virtual partnering event uniting the life sciences industry in the fight against COVID-19

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Vision · Blog

How We're #PartneringAgainstCOVID19

A few weeks ago, Thomas B. Cueni, Director General of International Federation of Pharmaceutical Man...

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Company News · Blog

Virtual partnering event launched to accelerate partnerships in the life sciences industry to fight against COVID-19

COVID-19 Virtual Partnering is a unique and free-to-attend virtual event taking place on 20 April...

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Vision · Blog

Inova's ISO 27001 Marathon

When I’m not at work or relaxing with my family, there’s a pretty good chance you’ll find me r...

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Vision · Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends

More Deals, and Earlier

For a while now my colleagues at Inova have taken note of a pretty consistent trend in pharma partne...

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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Biotechs leading the way: first in inclusion, first in diversity

In a report released in January, industry group BIO explored how diverse the biopharma sector actual...

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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends

Biomedical Research and the Problem with Male-Centric Medicine

You wouldn’t buy bread from a baker who only sold to males, and you wouldn’t work for a company ...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: January 2020

2020 is off to a fast start and, fittingly enough, our January newsletter is all about speed.
From a...

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Vision · Blog

Wanted: Software Engineers Who Think Ahead and Think Different

It’s not enough to have a development team that is able to meet your current strategy and customer...

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Company News · Blog

Introducing Inova’s New Look

The next time you stop by Inova’s website, you’ll notice something big has happened: we’ve lau...

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Vision · Company News · Blog

Values, Mission and Inova's Identity

At Inova we’ve spent the last ten years working with the world’s leading pharmaceutical companie...

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Vision · Blog

2020: The Year to Invest in Customer Success

Remember that toy that you really wanted for Christmas as a kid?
You spent all December bugging your...

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Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

What to Expect in Biopharma in 2020

Happy New Year!
The Holidays are behind us and it’s time to take a quick look at what’s lying ah...

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Vision · Partnering · Blog

2020: The Year Pharma Rethinks Partnering

The first few days of a new year seem to encourage a certain type of speculation here on LinkedIn.
Y...

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Vision · Blog

Counting the Real Cost of Your Software Choices

Business decisions so often come down to a cost-benefit analysis: what will I get for what I spend, ...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: November 2019

Welcome to our November Newsletter!
In our recent Community Webinar, we tackled technology scouting ...

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Vision · Blog

Why You Should Invest in Compliance

Compliance is a term that gets thrown around a lot these days, but what does being compliant in the ...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: October 2019

Welcome to our October newsletter! This month, we’re taking a look at a powerful and flexible feat...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

Make the Most Out of BIO-Europe 2019

BIO-Europe: it’s the most important European biopharma event of the fall, and it’s only a month ...

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Vision · Blog

A dedicated CSM: The SaaS industry's best kept secret for success

Early one morning, I dashed out the door to catch my train. As I waited on the platform, I quickly d...

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Company News · Blog

Low Carbon Transformation: Day 1 of a SaaS Company’s Journey

The world needs to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50%. While we all have ideas abou...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: Biotech reporting

Welcome to our July newsletter! This month, we’re taking a closer look at reporting.
A common chal...

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Partnering · Blog

Gene therapy is hot on the partnering agenda

Gene therapy is undoubtedly making a comeback. After early difficulties and failures, there has been...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: July 2019

Welcome to our July newsletter! This month, we’re taking a look at reporting. We know that reporti...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

6 Tips For Choosing the Best Partnering Software Solution for Your Biotech

Biotechnology is booming. Everyone working in the life science industry knows it and the numbers say...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: May 2019

It's time for the 2019 BIO International Convention! While BIO is an important opportunity for partn...

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Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Social media vs digital health: why are there double standards?

We live in a digital world. More than 5 billion people worldwide now have a mobile phone and over ha...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: April 2019

Welcome to our April newsletter!
In our community webinar last week, with the help of Neil Anderson,...

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Product · Company News · Blog

Inova is Going 100% SaaS

At Inova, we made the decision in 2013 to transition our partnering platform to a SaaS solution. Tod...

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Vision · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Pharma's Digital Transformation

Healthcare has gone digital. A recent report from McKinsey showed that more than 70% of consumers ar...

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Vision · Blog

Open Innovation in Pharma: The Next Chapter

Open innovation did not come naturally to the pharma industry. While the consumer goods and manufact...

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Vision · Partnering · Blog

Collaboration in Pharma – Today’s Business Imperative

It wasn’t that long ago that the pharma giants were fierce competitors. Back then, conversations a...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova: October 2018

Welcome to the October newsletter!
This month we’re looking at two new and updated features that s...

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Tips & Best Practices · Partnering

How to screen your biopharma opportunities effectively

Partnering in the biopharma industry is a challenge, there’s no doubt about it. That’s why we re...

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Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

How pricing is impacting oncology partnerships

A lot is happening in the field of Oncology. Cancer remains a leading cause of death, but innovative...

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Company News · Blog

Inova secures additional funding from its founders and NextStage AM to support its strong growth

In a financial deal of 6M€, NextStage AM takes a stake in Inova, a SaaS partnering platform for ph...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova : September 2018

Welcome to our September edition of What's new in Inova!
This month instead of looking at what’s n...

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Product · Blog

What's new in Inova : June 2018

What's new in Inova? Contact Roles! This new feature helps you collaborate with the right team membe...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

How to have more productive meetings at BIO 2018

Get ready for the 2018 BIO Convention with our a new whitepaper: 14 best practices for maximizing yo...

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Tips & Best Practices · Blog

How to write the perfect meeting request for BIO 2018

The 2018 BIO International Convention is coming up fast. To help you better prepare, we’ve just re...

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Product · Blog

Inova launches JPM Private Scheduler to make your meetings @ JPM 2019 easier

Planning to attend the JP Morgan Annual Healthcare Conference in January (JPM 2019), and your compan...

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Partnering · Blog

Building an alliance culture that fosters an open and transparent communication between parties

A few weeks ago, we launched our 7 Best Practices for Building a Successful Alliance Management Func...

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Partnering · Blog

From conferences to deal signature: the long road to partnership

It's a long road to partnership in the life sciences. To manage the process effectively, pharma com...

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Partnering · Blog

Genentech Partnering: Driving Success with Flexible Alliance Management

Partnering in the life sciences isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s time-consuming, subject to su...

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Company News · Blog

Inova Sets its Sights on Japan

Determined to expand internationally, the Lyonnais software editor is sending one of its French empl...

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Company News · Blog

Inova Reaps the Benefits of its New Business Model

Inova, software editor of a CRM dedicated to pharmaceutical companies, has followed software trends,...

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Product · Blog

Inova releases new Outlook integration that simplifies key partnering tasks

New integration makes it faster and easier for Inova users to create opportunities and contacts from...

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Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Partnering in the Life Sciences: Collaboration vs M&A

There’s a general consensus that partnering and M&A in the life sciences enable access to exte...

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Product · Blog

The New One-on-One Partnering System

In the hunt to find and develop new breakthrough treatments, more and more companies are turning to ...

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Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Why Partnering Works

There’s no doubt that partnering has a positive impact on pipeline value. Externally sourced asset...

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Company News · Blog

INOVA Announces Partnership with Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)

New partnering system for the life sciences industry to be launched ahead of the BIO International ...

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Company News · Blog

Inova Adds Record Number of Life Science Clients in 2014

In one year, seventeen new life science companies signed worldwide, including medtech, biotech and t...

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Product · Company News · Blog

Inova launches the SaaS version of its partnering software, hosted by Interoute

The new version offers Inova clients better performance, greater flexibility and lower costs
London ...

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Vision · Partnering · Blog

Overcoming the Challenges of Collaboration to be a Partner of Choice

Last week, our guest contributor, Pascal Goursaud, CEO of BACARU and General Secretary of ASAP Franc...

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Partnering · Life Sciences News & Trends · Blog

Open Innovation - Not just a catchy phrase, proof from P&G that it really works

Open innovation has become a full-blown buzzword, one that promises improved quality, reduced expend...

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Vision · Partnering · Blog

A unified Business Development and Partnering system, lessons learned from a Biopharma Leader

We recently finalized the deployment of our Business Development & Licensing product suite at on...

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