Many potentially breakthrough ideas fall into the so-called technological “valley of death” due to a gap between academic research and industrial commercialization. This is a missed opportunity for economic and social progress, so I decided to write about it. After just three months with PwC, here is my first contribution to our Digital Transformation blog: five actions for academia and industry to bridge the gap and co-create innovation.

A shorter version of this article was published in Norwegian in Teknisk Ukeblad on February 2019.