INNOVATION NORWAY create value by stimulating to profitable business development throughout Norway. Our programmes and services are intended to create more successful entrepreneurs, more enterprises with capacity for growth and more innovative business clusters. 


  • Enhancing innovation in Norwegian enterprises and industry
  • Building competitive Norwegian enterprises at both domestic and international markets
  • Promoting Norwegian enterprises
  • Promoting Norway as an attractive tourist destination
  • Securing development in rural areas
  • Transforming ideas into successful business cases
  • Promote interaction between enterprises, knowledge communities and R&D institutions

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Invest in Norway

Why not consider establishing your business or development activities in Norway?
To maintain and enhance innovation in our core- and emerging knowledge-intensive industries, we welcome foreign investors who would like to take part in this process.

Travel and tourism

The travel and tourism sector within Innovation Norway work to promote a nationwide tourist and tourism development throughout the whole country.

Innovation Norway is owned by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries (51%) and the county authorities (49%).

Innovation Norway, The Norwegian Embassy and DNVGL invited to a breakfast meeting in Cape Town this week, where we had digitalization on the agenda. Artificial Intelligent, automation and robotics will have an effect on us all and the journey has only just started. Innovation Norway shared some examples on how we work with digitalization to benefit Norwegian enterprises. Orbis showed how they use new digital solutions to build competence amongst eye doctors in Africa and DNVGL, a leading global company in their field, shared their innovative solutions.