ICPerMed conference


Jutta Heix

Oslo Cancer Cluster, Norway


Jutta Heix, Head of International Affairs at the Oslo Cancer Cluster, is a life science professional with more than 25 years of experience in the biopharma sector. She holds a PhD from the University of Heidelberg / German Cancer Research Center and worked in different Business Development positions in international pharma and biotech companies prior to joining Oslo Cancer Cluster. Jutta is responsible for the cluster’s international collaboration and initiatives and provides innovation and business development support to Oslo Cancer Cluster and Incubator members. She is the Project Lead of the Norwegian Precision Cancer Medicine Implementation Consortium CONNECT, a public-private collaboration driving the implementation of Precision Cancer Medicine by jointly addressing key obstacles and piloting novel solutions to transform the current practice. Furthermore, Jutta organizes the annual Cancer Crosslinks Event, a scientific and educational meeting with international key opinion leaders in immuno-oncology and precision medicine in Oslo as well as the International Cancer Cluster Showcase, featuring emerging oncology companies from Europe and North America as Satellite event to BIO International Convention in the US. As a Co-Founder of the Norwegian Program, she is a member of the SPARK Norway Management Team advancing and professionalizing academic innovation projects.